Dr. Kathleen Toomey, MD

Hematology  |  
Female  |  
Age 68
(15)
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Dr. Kathleen Toomey, MD
Dr. Kathleen Toomey specializes in hematology and medical oncology, and is board certified in both. For more than 28 years, she has been treating patients in the Somerset County community. Dr. Toomey is actively involved in clinical research, especially in breast cancers. Dr. Toomey received her medical degree from the University of Bologna, Italy. She completed her residency at St. Peter's Medical Center, New Brunswick, NJ in internal medicine and conducted her fellowship training at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – Rutgers Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ in hematology and medical oncology. Dr. Toomey is a member of American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Somerset County Medical Society, and is medical director of the Steeplechase Cancer Center at Somerset Medical Center. She is chairperson of the professional advisory board of the Cancer Support Community of Central New Jersey. Dr. Toomey is fluent in Italian.

Regional Cancer Care Associates

30 Rehill Ave Ste 2500

Somerville, NJ 08876

Contact Information

(908) 927-8700

Dr. Kathleen Toomey, MD

Dr. Kathleen Toomey, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Principal Life
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Toomey's Experience

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

  • Hematology
  • 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

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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 Bologna / Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Saint Peters University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Saint Peters University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Toomey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Toomey's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Toomey to family and friends
4.8
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Toomey'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
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in warren, NJ |
Dr Toomey has been my oncologist since 1985 when I was diagnosed with breast cancer. She is extremely compassionate, knowledgeable, and makes you feel as if your concerns are very important to her.
in Somerville, NJ |
I would recommend Dr Toomey because she is open and friendly, easy to talk to. She is also a good communicator and listener. She has a lot of experience so she uses wise clinical judgement in making treatment decisions. She explains her decisons carefully to make sure the patient understands.
Wonderful caring doctor who takes a personal interest in the physical and mental welling being of her patients. Very empathetic , compassionate and a great listener. Extremely knowledgeable. As both a patient and a health care professional myself, I would highly recommend her.
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Dr. Toomey accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medica
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Principal Life
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Toomey has admitting privileges

RWJ University Hospital Somerset
110 Rehill Ave
Somerville, NJ 08876
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