Dr. James Wade, MD

Dr. James Wade, MD

Oncology  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. James Wade, MD is an oncology specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med in 1974 and specializes in oncology, medical oncology, and more.

1000 E Mountain Dr

Wilkes Barre, PA 18711

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Blood Disorders
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more than 32% of peers
Cancer
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more than 17% of peers
Prostate Cancer
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more than 17% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wade "I believe in the delivery of high-quality, patient and family focused, multidisciplinary clinical care spanning the period from diagnosis to end of life. Therapy must include a strong patient-physician partnership, the latest diagnostic techniques, access to innovative treatments, prevention and screening approaches, participation in IRB approved clinical trials, and a willingness by both the patient and the physician to discuss and consider alternative treatment options."

3  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

3  Board Certifications

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

56  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Bcrc/Nci/Dct/Nih
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • U Wash/F Hutchinson Crc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Rw Johnson Fdn-Inst Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wade has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wade's Reviews

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4.0

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I am impressed with Dr Wade's knowledge of GVHD. He has been the only Doctor I have met which was able to treat it successfully. Since he has relocated from the mid west, I struggle to find another doctor who closely compares to him. I have visited hospitals such as University of Chicago only to...Read More
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