Dr. Howard West, MD

Dr. Howard West, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Howard West, MD is an oncology specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1996 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

1221 Madison St Fl 2nd

Seattle, WA 98104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Urinary Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. West'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.

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Wa School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. West has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. West's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. West to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. West's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (1)

My experience with him is with my brother who waited for an appointment. He provided doctor west with all his records. When we saw him all he wanted to do his refer him to another doctor in puyallup Dr Rose who he did see but Dr West provided her with none of his records. So when we saw her she...more
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