Dr. Gilbert Nyamuswa, MD

Dr. Gilbert Nyamuswa, MD

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Hematology  |  
Male  |  
56 y/o
(13)

Accepting new patients

EDUCATION Dr. Nyamuswa attended the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia prior to receiving his medical degree from Godfrey Huggins School of Medicine, Zimbabwe in 1985. He completed his internship and residency at Harlem Hospital Center. In 1993, Dr. Nyamuswa completed his fellowship in hematology/oncology at NYU Medical Center as well as a fellowship in Biological Chemistry at Johns Hopkins University. EXPERIENCE Dr. Nyamuswa is a medical oncologist-hematologist at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN) and is licensed to practice in Nevada and Arizona. Dr. Nyamuswa is a trustee of the Southern Nevada Cancer Research Foundation and assistant investigator in CCOP trials. Prior to joining CCCN, Dr. Nyamuswa practiced medicine at Cancer & Blood Specialists of Nevada since 1997. He was also an Assistant Professor at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, attending physician at University Medical Center Outpatient Clinic and practiced at the Cancer & Hematology Center in Las Vegas. PERSONAL Dr. Nyamuswa is an avid cyclist. He is very interested in clinical studies that advance patient care. BOARD CERTIFIED Medical Oncology Hematology PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS American College of Physicians – Fellow

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4750 W Oakey Blvd Ste 2-B

Las Vegas, NV 89102
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS
  • Sierra Choice
  • Tricare

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Cancer
very high
more than 94% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers
Hodgkin's Disease
high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
2

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mast Cell Diseases
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Plasmapheresis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Godfrey Huggins School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Harlem Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Harlem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • New York University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nyamuswa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nyamuswa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nyamuswa to family and friends
4.1
based on 13 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Nyamuswa's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Las Vegas |
Best Dr I have ever had especially in explaining my treatment options.
in Henderson, nevada |
Took his time explained everything very thoroughly, answered all my questions I feel very blessed and happy I found him and have hope finally.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nyamuswa accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthChoice
    HealthChoice PPO
  • Humana
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana HMOx
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS EPO
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Sierra Choice
    Sierra Choice POS
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • USA Health Network
    USA Health Network PPO
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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