Dr. Jorge Chaves, MD

Dr. Jorge Chaves, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jorge Chaves, MD is an oncology specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in oncology.

Northwest Medical Specialties

1624 S I St Ste 305

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Chaves' Experience

Dr. Chaves' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Oncology
  • Board certified in Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    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*

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chaves has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chaves' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chaves to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Chaves' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Chaves is wonderful! I had to get a bone marrow biopsy done and was afraid of it being really painful. It didn't hurt at all! He did a really good job of explaining the process and being attentive to my needs! He's a great doctor!
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Treated me for Chronic Lymphicitic Leukemia with compassion and skill. Very attentive and enthusiastic in ensuring my chemotherapy treatment experience was minimally difficult. Tracked my recovery closely and highly responsive to my concerns. Has a great bunckh of ladies working with him, Nurse...more
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Save your self and go to another Dr. Dr Chavez basically caused my mother to go from stage 2 to stage 4. Horrible mismanagement of her cancer. He is never available and is gone doing research for drug companies. His ARNP does everything. They don't even respond to email sent and the labs are never...more
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Dr Chaves saved my life. When a staff doctor at St Joseph hospital gave me a diagnosis of terminal pancreatic cancer with no treatment., Dr Chaves got a referral from a nurse, he came and saw me. He said something is wrong and ran additional tests. 2 1/2 years later I am cancer free and Dr Chaves...more
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