Dr. Kimberly Blackwell, MD

Dr. Kimberly Blackwell, MD

Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Kimberly Blackwell, MD is an oncology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Mayo Medical School in 1994 and specializes in oncology.

20 Duke Medicine Cir

Durham, NC 27710

Contact Information

(919) 660-9672

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Blackwell'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blackwell "I specialize in the treatment of patients with breast cancer in particular the treatment of HER2-driven breast cancer and breast cancers that occur in younger women."

1  Specialties

  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Mayo Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blackwell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blackwell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blackwell to family and friends
26 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. Blackwell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

She is an absolutely awful Doctor. Is unable to connect emotionally with patients and doesn't care about them as individuals, their symptoms, or their family situations. She is indifferent, cold, hands-off, calculating, behind the curve with medical progress, and uses patients for her...more
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After my dx with breast cancer, my local oncologist set up a referral to Dr. Blackwell. Our first visit, she was very direct at asking what our goals were in the referral to her. She listened to my husband and I, and ordered several tests which had not been done by my initial oncologist. She has...more
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Took Tim to explain everything in detail. Very caring!
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Very caring- took time to answer all of our questions!
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Our family found Dr. Blackwell to be condescending and negligent. She won't let you answer questions and when you stop her to ask a question she rolls her eyes. Wait times are absolutely unacceptable +3 hours. Our family left more confused and upset than when we arrived. When you have advanced...more
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