Dr. Matthew Whitehurst, MD

Dr. Matthew Whitehurst, MD

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Dr. Matthew Whitehurst, MD is a hematology specialist in Fredericksburg, VA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Univ Of MD Sch Of Med in 2009 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.Read his story

4501 Empire Ct

Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Contact Information

(540) 371-0079

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Neutropenia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Whitehurst'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. Whitehurst's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Whitehurst "Dr. Whitehurst joined HOAF in 2015 from the respected H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida. He delivers patient-centered, evidence-based cancer care to many patients presenting with complex health issues and carefully addresses each of his patient's needs with efficiency and care. Dr. Whitehurst has contributed to numerous prospective, retrospective, and pilot research endeavors and is always in tune with the newest treatment options and advances in cancer care. Dr. Whitehurst has authored several peer-reviewed articles and research abstracts and is a proud member of highly regarded professional organizations, including the Society of Hematologic Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the American Medical Association. Dr. Whitehurst is board certified in medical oncology, hematology, and internal medicine. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and completed his postdoctoral training at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida. Additionally, Dr. Whitehurst has lent his time as a volunteer, embarking on a mission to Jamaica where he treated a variety of acute illnesses to the underserved population of Port Maria, Jamaica. Having been raised in Maryland and trained at the University of Maryland, he is excited to return to the area to continue his career and raise his family. He looks forward to establishing lasting relationships with his patients and providing a high level of personalized care. When not working, Dr. Whitehurst can be found spending time with his wife and two young children. He enjoys running, biking, skiing, listening to music, and watching the Baltimore Ravens play."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Whitehurst ""I am thrilled to be a part of HOAF and the Fredericksburg area. I will always ensure that each patient has the treatment that is most beneficial for them. By staying on the forefront of oncologic advances, we at HOAF are positioned to offer any and all treatments to those that need them.""

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

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

99  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 MD Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whitehurst has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitehurst's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitehurst to family and friends
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Dr. Whitehurst's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Whitehurst was recommended by my primary care physician for follow up on treatment of a pulmonary embolism. I was able to get an appointment on a timely basis. Dr Whitehurst had a very pleasant manner, he reviewed my medical history and asked me a few additional questions. He explained...more
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