Dr. John Whitecar Jr, MD

Dr. John Whitecar Jr, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 78
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Whitecar Jr, MD is an oncology specialist in Columbus, MS and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1964 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

425 Hospital Dr Ste 4

Columbus, MS 39705

Contact Information

(662) 240-0650

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
2

Board Certifications

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

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • U Minn Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • U Minn Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • MD Anderson Tumor Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whitecar Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitecar Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitecar Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Whitecar Jr'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 (1)

in Columbus, MS
I worked with Dr. Whitecar before I became his patient. He was my Moms' oncologist, also, before he became my hematologist. Dr. Whitecar is absolutely phenomenal with patients. He takes his time with us and, even though I'm a nurse, takes the time to explain and teach about my diagnosis. ...more
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