Dr. Lauren Colman, MD

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Dr. Lauren Colman, MD

Hematology | Male

Tacoma General Hospital 315 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Tacoma, WA 98405 Get Directions

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Dr. Colman specializes in Hematology and practices in Tacoma, WA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internal Medicinenull
  • Medical Oncologynull
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • Aetna
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Cigna
      • Commercial Insurance Company
      • EmblemHealth
      • Group Health Cooperative
      • HealthFirst
      • Humana
      • Medicaid
      • Molina Healthcare
      • PacificSource
      • Providence Health Plans
      • UnitedHealthCare

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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      Experience with Dr. Colman
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (4)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (4)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (4)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Colman's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (4)
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      Specialties

      • Hematology
      • Medical Oncology
      • Oncology

      Board Certifications

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      • Hematology
      • Internal Medicine
      • Medical Oncology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Leukemia
      • Adrenal Gland Cancer
      • All Lymphoma
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anemia
      • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Disorders
      • Breast Cancer
      • Cancer
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • ENT Cancer
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Fallopian Tube Cancer
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Graft vs Host Disease
      • Hodgkin's Disease
      • Hypercoagulable State
      • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Leukocytosis
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lymphocytosis
      • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
      • Lymphosarcoma
      • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
      • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
      • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
      • Melanoma
      • Mycosis Fungoides
      • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
      • Myeloma
      • Myeloproliferative Disorders
      • Neutropenia
      • Nodular Lymphoma
      • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
      • Oral Cancer
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancytopenia
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
      • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Skin Cancer
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Thrombocytosis
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Cancer
      • Vascular Disease
      • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

      Procedures Performed

      • Bone Marrow Biopsy

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims not available

        Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

      • 0
        Sanctions

        No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med

        Graduated in 1975

      • Internship Hospital
        Madigan Army Medical Center

        Completed in 1977

      • Residency Hospital
        Madigan Army Medical Center

        Completed in 1979

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Madigan Army Medical Center

        Completed in 1982

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Colman'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 Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
      • Malpractice claims in Washington not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Colman's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Colman

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients