Dr. Peter Tothy, MD

OncologyMaleAge 49

Dr. Tothy
Accepting new patients

Cancer Health Treatment Centers

342 E 109th Ave Crown Point, IN 46307

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Dr. Peter Tothy, MD is a Oncology Specialist in Crown Point, IN and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Tothy has more experience with Pancreatic Neoplasms than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Mount Sinai Sch Med medical school in 1999. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Community Hospital and Franciscan Health Crown Point. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tothy to book an appointment.

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Dr. Tothy is affiliated with Pinnacle Hospital Crown Point, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Tothy

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Tothy treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Tothy treats other conditions, please contact the office at (219) 310-2550.

Pancreatic Neoplasms

Pancreatic oncology focuses on the management and treatment of pancreatic cancer through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Pancreatic Neoplasms specialists.

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Dr. Tothy's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • ENT Cancer
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lobular Carconima
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Screenings
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

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Dr. Tothy's Reviews

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My first visit it felt like I was visiting friends. Also, I saw Dr. Tothy , it was like I was chilling with one of my brothers. It was very obvious he cares and was very thorough .
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Tim McAllister – Dec 20, 2020
I was diagnosed with lung cancer over 5 years ago.I have been going to Dr Tothy all these years and I'm still here. He explains everything so that I can understand all my options and treatment plan. His office staff is excellent.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Nancy Schaefer – Oct 25, 2020
Compassionate and very knowledgeable. Takes the time to ensure you have a complete understanding of your medical plan.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Sandy in Crown Point, IN – Nov 01, 2018
I went to Dr Tothy upon recommendation of my surgeon @ the University of Chicago for treatment of stage1 ovarian cancer. He goes over his plan of tx on ur initial visit & explains everything. He's American so u can understand him:) Very satisfied with his care. His NP Lisa & all the nurses & staff the CHTC are great!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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5 people found this helpful
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Mary Kay Rzepka in Portage In – Feb 28, 2017
Takes time to really listen to patient concerns. Explained condition and recommended treatment in understandable language, and answers all questions frankly and honestly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
14 people found this helpful
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Jan in Crown Point, IN – Apr 06, 2016

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Peter Tothy, M.D. is Board Certified in Medical Oncology, Hematology, and Internal Medicine. He completed a fellowship in Clinical Medical Ethics at the...Read more

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

2005
University Of Chicago Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
2002
University Of Chicago Hospitals
Residency Hospital
2000
University Of Chicago Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1999
Mount Sinai Sch Med
Medical School
1994
Amherst College
Undergraduate School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Peter Tothy, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Peter Tothy, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Tothy frequently treats Pancreatic Neoplasms. See all practice areas where Dr. Tothy specializes.

Where is Dr. Peter Tothy, MD's office located?

Dr. Tothy's office is located at 342 E 109th Ave, Crown Point, IN 46307. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Cancer Health Treatment Centers

Cancer Health Treatment Centers342 E 109th Ave Crown Point, IN 46307
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Tothy is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Community Hospital

Munster, IN

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

Franciscan Health Crown Point

Crown Point, IN

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Franciscan Health Dyer

Dyer, IN

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

Franciscan Health Michigan City

Michigan City, IN

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average

Franciscan Health Munster

Munster, IN

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

Methodist Hospital Southlake

Merrillville, IN

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus

Gary, IN

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Northwest Health- Porter

Valparaiso, IN

63% Patient Experience Rating, 6% lower than the national average

Pinnacle Hospital

Crown Point, IN

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

St. Catherine Hospital

East Chicago, IN

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

St. Mary Medical Center

Hobart, IN

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average