Dr. Robert Behrens, MD

Dr. Robert Behrens, MD

Hematology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Robert Behrens, MD is a hematology specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1997 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

411 Laurel St Ste A300

Des Moines, IA 50314

Contact Information

(515) 247-3970

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Behrens'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

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

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

113  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Johns Hopkins Univ/Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • National Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Behrens has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Behrens' Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Behrens to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Behrens' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

Excellent listening skills. Not afraid to refer then services aren’t available in Des Moines.
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Dr. Behrens took care of my mom for almost 10 years. She adored him and so did our family. He is a wonderful physician that I would suggest to anyone. You are in good hands with him. I
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Dr. Behrens has saved my mother and my father. He is a kind, compassionate and very intelligent Dr. We would not go anywhere else. Excellent Dr!
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