Dr. James Commers, MD

Dr. James Commers, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. James Commers, MD is an oncology specialist in Council Bluffs, IA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Nebraska Medical Center in 1979 and specializes in oncology and hematology.

800 Mercy Dr # 10

Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Contact Information

(712) 388-2810

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 87% of peers
Blood Disorders
high
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Commers'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Commers "At Hematology & Oncology Consultants, P.C., we are dedicated to providing compassionate, comprehensive cancer care for our patients. Our physicians work as a team with our staff, as well as various support personnel to ensure you are receiving care for your physical, emotional, mental and financial well-being. In addition, we keep up-to-date on the recommended and approved treatments available for your disease, as well as provide you access to new and innovative treatments and research."

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology

3  Board Certifications

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

144  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adult T-Cell Lymphoma
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • B-Cell Lymphoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Chronic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lymphoma
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Ewing's Sarcoma
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Follicular Lymphoma
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastric Lymphoma
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS)
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Lymphoma, AIDS-Related
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphoma, Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Male Genitourinary Cancer
  • Malignant Histiocytosis
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parotid Gland Cancer
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Penile Cancer
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • T-Cell Lymphoma of the Skin
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Autoimmune
  • Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Thrombotic
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Nebraska
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University Of Nebraska Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Nebraska
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Of Nebraska
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • National Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • National Cancer Institute
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Commers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Commers' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Commers to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
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Dr. Commers' 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
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