Dr. John Waples, MD

Dr. John Waples, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
(19)
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Dr. John Waples, MD is an oncology specialist in Decatur, AL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1992 and specializes in oncology.

1107 14th Ave SE Ste 200

Decatur, AL 35601

Contact Information

(256) 705-4224

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neutropenia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Waples'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.

1  Specialties

  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

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

92  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Fl College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waples has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waples' Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waples to family and friends
19 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Waples' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Waples and his staff are very caring, encouraging and professional. He always makes me feel special.I highly recommend him for an oncologist.
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