Dr. Michael Lyster, MD

Dr. Michael Lyster, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Michael Lyster, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Lake Havasu City, AZ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1987 and specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.

101 Civic Center Ln

Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403

Contact Information

(928) 453-3761

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Lyster'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. Lyster "Patients and families are generally competent to make cancer treatment choices, given the necessary information about their options. Patient participation in treatment decisions should always be a goal of care."

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

83  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Chemotherapy
  • Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Lung Cancer Treatment
  • Lymphoma Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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 Illinois
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Evanston Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Evanston Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow, Americn College of Physicians, 2009
Media & Publications

Dr. Lyster has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lyster's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lyster to family and friends
41 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Lyster'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Dr. Lyster takes the time needed to address the many questions and concerns his patients and their family members have. Found to be personable, willing to share his knowledge/educate others and put us at ease. All of the staff is friendly...from the front office to the back office. Scheduling of...more
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They really care how you are feeling, and do their best to make you comfortable. all of the staff from reception thru chemo are friendly and competent.
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I am 85 years old and have seen a lot of Dr's in my life and Lyster I would say is the best there is. He is very kind, he takes all the time in the world explaining things and answering your questions. He and his people are very good at their business. I would recommend him to anyone. George Morris
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Very intelligent man. WE SAW DR. LYSTER A WEEK AGO TUESDAY...PILLS FOR THE CANCER TREATMENT WERE TO BE ORDERED AND WE ARE STILL WAITING 9 DAYS LATER...MADE CALLS AND STILL WAITING...WHO DROPPED THE BALL???????
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Dr. Lyster is very caring and compassionate. He takes his time with you, and does not rush through your appointment. He answers all of your questions, and fully explains everything in detail.He listens, and answers any concerns you may have. I would highly recommend Dr.Lyster to my Family and...more
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