Dr. Laurence Bates, MD

Dr. Laurence Bates, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 86
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Dr. Laurence Bates, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 59 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1959 and specializes in medical oncology and hematology.

8111 S Emerson Ave

Indianapolis, IN 46237

Contact Information

(317) 859-5252

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thrombocytosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Bates'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. Bates "I believe in a teamwork approach to care in which the patients and physician work together to achieve the best possible outcomes. "

2  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bates does not have any board certifications listed.

100  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1959

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bates has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bates' Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bates to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Bates' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

After going to Dr Bates since 2011,this pass September and December I went to him concern ed about a new lump I found on the right side of my neck. He said both times nothing to worry about. Now with a second opinion I have had biopsy findings being that the lymphoma is back and a PET scan where...more
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