Dr. Gilbert Nyamuswa, MD

Dr. Gilbert Nyamuswa, MD

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Hematology  ·  
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57 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Gilbert Nyamuswa, MD is a hematology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in hematology, medical oncology, and more.Read his story

Nevada Cancer Specialists

4750 W Oakey Blvd Ste 2B

Las Vegas, NV 89102
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nyamuswa performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Nyamuswa's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Nyamuswa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nyamuswa "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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3  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*

47  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nyamuswa to family and friends
15 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Nyamuswa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have been with Dr Nyamuswa for 19 yrs. I was diagnosed with breast cancer 19 yrs ago. He worked in conjunction with UCLA when I had an stem cell transplant there. He has always been frank and straight to the point regarding my treatments. He listens and responds to all my questions. ...more
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Perhaps he has a lot of knowledge and can be a good doctor, however not through the holiday season I feel as if he put off a lot of chemo sessions and appointments because it was the holiday season and now my loved one has hours of life left. I feel like his approach toward the cancer wasn’t...more
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Dr. Nyamuswa truly cares. I am so glad he is my doctor. He always takes time to ask questions, and very important he listens. I like how he explains everything well so that I understand it all. I also like how he considers all other medical issues that I have and has good advise. Thank you, Dr....more
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Best Dr I have ever had especially in explaining my treatment options.
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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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