Dr. Luis Camacho, MD

Dr. Luis Camacho, MD

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Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Luis Camacho, MD is a hematology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in hematology, medical oncology, and more.

Center For Oncology and Blood Disorders

6560 Fannin St Ste 1224

Houston, TX 77030
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Cancer
very high
more than 88% of peers
Anal Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers
Breast Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Camacho'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. Camacho "My interest is to provide the best medical care in a personalized and compassionate environment. I also believe all patients should be coached through their treatment to search for the best opportunities at our facility and at a regional and National level. Participation in clinical trials should always be discussed whenever available."

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

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

89  Conditions Treated

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6  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

  • Military University of New Granada / School of Medicine And Health Science
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Univ. Militar Nueva Granada School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • The George Washington University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • The George Washington University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Meml Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology Merit Award, 2001
  • The Goodwin Research Foundation. Clinical Research Award, 2007
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology Merit Award, 2000
  • The Ribbon of Hope Foundation Award, 2004
  • Golden Apple - Teaching Award, American Medical Students Association, George Washington University Medical Center, 1997
  • The Cancer and Leukemia Group B, Clinical Cancer Research Award, 2000
  • Internal Review to Division of Hematology and Oncology, George Washington University Medical Center, Resident's Committee, 1997
  • American College of Physicians, Poster Winner, Washington DC, Chapter, 1996
  • American College of Physicians, Washington DC Chapter, Certificate of Appreciation for Poster Presentation, 1998
  • American Association for Cancer Research, American Society Cancer Oncology, Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop, 2000
  • National Cancer Institute - Career Development Award, NCI # P50 TA093459, 2004
Media & Publications

Dr. Camacho has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Camacho's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Camacho to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Camacho's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (2)

I met Dr. Camacho in September of 2011 when I was diagnosed with Mantle Cell Lymphoma. He was very informative at the first appointment, letting me know exactly what to expect and the treatment process. He was kind, compassionate and caring throughout the entire process. Even though we live 2+...more
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