Dr. James Butrynski, MD

Medical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
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Dr. James Butrynski, MD
Medical School Wayne State University Detroit, Michigan Internship and Residency Internal Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital Boston, Massachusetts Hematology-Medical Oncology Fellowships National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute & National Cancer Institute Bethesda, Maryland University of Washington and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Seattle, Washington Board Certification Medical Oncology: 1999, 2010 Hematology: 2000 Internal Medicine: 1996 Medical Interests Benign and malignant hematology, clotting disorders, solid organ cancers, adolescent and young adult cancers, soft tissue and bone sarcomas, palliative care

Overlake Medical Oncology

1135 116th Ave NE Ste 230

Bellevue, WA 98004

Contact Information

(425) 454-2148

Dr. James Butrynski, MD

Dr. James Butrynski, MD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • 48 More

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Care Philosophy

I ty to be open with my patients and try to always make sure that they have the most up to date information and then we can have a good discussion about the pros and cons of these therapies and make a mutual decision that best works for them.
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Dr. Butrynski's Experience

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  • Specializes in Medical Oncology
  • Board certified in Medical Oncology
  • No sanctions found
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Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology
1

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
90

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Biological Therapy
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

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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

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Nih
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Washignton Seattle Wa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Butrynski's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Butrynski to family and friends
4.7
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)
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Dr. Butrynski's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Litchfield, NH |
I saw Dr. Butrynski when I was diagnosed with Leiomyosarcoma at Dana Farber.After meeting him I felt hopeful and safe He sent me to a surgeon within the hour and followed my progress.That was my only visit because he was relocating. Dr. Butrynski actually called me right before he moved. He cares and he's hopeful and that's why I've been looking for him.My new Oncologist is very smart but people need hope too otherwise why bother. I think if I had Dr. Butrynski my journey would be better.
in Bellevue, WA |
I was very fortunate to have been referred to Dr. Butrynski for my cancer treatment. He took so much time with me, showing compassion and a real sincerity in his care for me. I am more than happy to give 5 stars and would highly recommend him to anybody looking for an excellent oncologist to achieve the best of care.
in Bellevue, WA |
We only had two appointments with Dr. Butrynski before my father was referred to hospice and passed away just 3 weeks after diagnosis, but Dr. B treated him as if he'd been caring for him for years. He even phoned me the day after his passing to express his condolences and make sure we were okay and that any questions/concerns were addressed.
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Dr. Butrynski accepts 62 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Medicare Open PFFS
    Medicare Prescription Drug Plan - Medicare Rx Essentials PDP
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  • Altius Health Plans
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • ChoiceCare Network
    Choice Care (Humana)
  • Cigna
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  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Choice Health
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    First Choice Health POS
  • Fortis Benefits Insurance Company
  • Gallagher Basset
  • Group Health Cooperative
    Access PPO
    Clear Care HMO
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    Most of Washington State Central and Eastern and Western Washington Counties HMO-High
    Most of Washington State Central and Eastern and Western Washington Counties HMO-Standard
    Options PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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  • Health Net
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  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
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