Dr. Mario Chenal, MD

Dr. Mario Chenal, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Mario Chenal, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Yakima, WA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Universidad De San Carlos De Guatemala in 1989 and specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.

808 N 39th Ave

Yakima, WA 98902

Contact Information

(509) 574-3400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Anemia
high
more than 87% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Chenal'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.

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

4  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • 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*

97  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Universidad De San Carlos De Guatemala
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • St Vincent Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Washington
    Other Education | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chenal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chenal's Reviews

1.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chenal to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Chenal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Cancer affects not just the patient but that patient's family. Dr. Chenal didn't listen well to our concerns about our mother whose mind was affected because of brain cancer. We had to change doctors at the end of her life, which was her choice as well as ours.
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Very poor quality doctor, convinced me into hospice over 6 months ago and went out to seek a second opinion and have been getting treatment with a 180 turnaround in quality of life. Seems he didn't understand my condition and was very pushy on ending life. Kept me at a hemoglobin level of under 4...more
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Does not listen. Very rude in the sense of criticizing you previous physicians. Asking you questions and when you tell him what your other doctors have told you,he tells you that makes no sense. I prefer not to eat beef because it upsets my stomach -he tells me I need to eat it anyways and it...more
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