Dr. Laurence Tokaz, MD

Dr. Laurence Tokaz, MD

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Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o
(15)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Laurence Tokaz, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Austin, TX. He specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.Read his story

Texas Oncology

4101 James Casey St Ste 100

Austin, TX 78745
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Tokaz'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.

Dr. Tokaz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tokaz "Laurence Tokaz, M.D. specializes in medical oncology. He is board certified in medical oncology and internal medicine. Dr. Tokaz earned his medical degree in 1979 from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine from 1979-1982 at University of North Carolina and his fellowship from 1982-1984 at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Tokaz is a member of the American Cancer Society, American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Clinical Practice Committee – ASCO, Austin Multi-Institutional Review Board, Texas Medical Association, and Travis County Medical Society."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tokaz "To provide excellent, evidence-based care for each patient we serve, while advancing cancer care for tomorrow."

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

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

62  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tokaz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tokaz's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tokaz to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Tokaz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (3)

Saved my life ..: breast cancer 2007??????
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None better! Dr. Tokaz has been treating me for 13 years, thru 2 separate cases of Lymphoma. Both now in remission. In the first case, I went to MD Anderson for a second opinion. They reviewed all my test results, labs, pet scans. They told me they would not change anything in my treatment plan. He...more
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Dr. Tokaz has been our family Oncology doctor since my wife contracted colon cancer over 10 years ago. His knowledge in his field of practice is beyond reproach. He continues to learn the latest skill sets possible and is involved in cancer research as well. I can't say enough of his bedside...more
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