Dr. Paul Michael, MD

Dr. Paul Michael, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Paul Michael, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch in 1980 and specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.Read his story

9280 W Sunset Rd Ste 100

Las Vegas, NV 89148

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthChoice
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Top Care Areas

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

Anemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Oral Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Michael's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Michael "EDUCATION A Magna Cum Laude graduate from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Dr. Michael received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He completed both his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Oklahoma and his fellowship in hematology and oncology at Brown University. AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST Supportive Active CareComplementary Therapies EXPERIENCE He is board certified in both internal medicine and medical oncology. Currently, he is an on-staff physician for several hospitals including: Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Desert Springs Hospital, St. Rose Dominican Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and Spring Valley Hospital. Dr. Michael currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and The Caring Place. He has previously served on the Board of Directors for the American Cancer Society. In 2006, Dr. Michael received the American Cancer Society's esteemed St. George National Award in recognition of his exceptional volunteer service for the organization. PERSONAL Dr. Michael's wife, Susan, is a registered nurse and was a professor for 20 years at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The Michael's have three children: Julia, Rebecca and Eric. Dr. Michael's hobbies include spending time with his family, golf, music, movies and trivia. BOARD CERTIFIED Internal Medicine Medical Oncology MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS American Cancer Society (Board Member) American Cancer Society of Nevada (Former President) American Medical Association American Society of Clinical Oncology Clark County Medical Society Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (Board Member)"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Michael "I always look to find that 'other' option, no matter where in the cancer journey they are. I want my patients to know that we are on the journey together and they can ask me anything along the way. I want each patient to know that they will not and should not suffer anywhere along the journey, and that I will treat them as I would my own family."

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Southern Methodist University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University of Oklahoma
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University of Oklahoma
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Michael has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Michael's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Michael to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Michael's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Never before in all my professional career as a nurse have I been treated so horribly by this doctors office. Not only can we not get an appointment with his office (after he saw my grandmother in the hospital) but nobody will call us back. I'm offended, disappointed, and feel as if he has lied to...more
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Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so sorry to hear about the experience you had trying to schedule an appointment with our clinic. We can assure you that patient care and satisfaction are very important to us. We are currently working to address this concern. We would like to speak with you in more detail. Please email us directly at infocccn@usoncology.com or call 702-952-3350 and ask to speak with our practice director, James. Thank you,

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Truly the best and most compassionate doctor I have ever been to.
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