Dr. Robert Donoway, MD

Dr. Robert Donoway, MD

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Surgical Oncology  ·  
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64 y/o
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Dr. Robert Donoway, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in surgical oncology, hepatology, and more.Read his story

The Donoway Center For Cancer Treatment and Prevention

4000 Hollywood Blvd Ste 160N

Hollywood, FL 33021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Donoway's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Donoway "Dr. Robert B. Donoway is the only Surgeon in Florida performing specialized Pancreatic and Liver ablation therapy for non-resectable tumors with Irreversable Electroporation (IRE). Dr. Donoway is a Fellowship trained Liver and Pancreas Specialized Surgical Oncologist who received his MD and Surgical training at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his fellowship in Surgical Oncology at Sloan Kettering where he was the General Motors Cancer Research Fellow. Dr. Donoway has taught on the faculty at PENN, SLOAN-KETTERING, UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI AND NOVA SOUTHEASTERN. He is the former Chairman of the Aventura Cancer Committee at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center (2012-2014) and the former Medical Director of the Memorial Cancer Institute and Chairman of the Cancer Committee for the Memorial Healthcare system as well as Chief of Surgery and Surgical Oncology at Memorial Regional in Hollywood. Dr. Robert Donoway has served on the Board of the American Cancer Society and Gildas Club. He has also served as past president of the American Cancer Society Broward County Chapter. Dr. Donoway is active in the Society of Surgical Oncology and the American Society of Breast Surgeons. His accomplishments include being the first surgeon in Florida to perform Cryo and Radio Frequency Ablation as well as Laproscopic Liver Surgery. Dr. Donoway is a recent recipient of the South Florida Health Award for the use of Micro-Endoscopy for the detection of early stage Breast Cancer and has been repeatedly named to" Top Doctors in America" by Castle Connolly. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Donoway "PRACTICE SPECIALIZING IN CANCER  OF THE PANCREAS, LIVER, GI TRACT, MELANOMA, SARCOMA,THYROID AND PARATHYROID, SURGICAL ONCOLOGY,BREAST SURGICAL ONCOLOGY, IRREVERSIBLE ELECTROPORATION OF LIVER, PANCREATIC AND SOFT TISSUE TUMORS"

8  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • Hepatology
  • Phlebology
  • Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Donoway does not have any board certifications listed.

10  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bile Duct Surgery
  • Bowel Resection
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Whipple Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Meml Sloan Kettering
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Donoway has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Donoway has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Cancer Society Broward County Chapter, Past President
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons, Member
  • Society of Surgical Oncology, Member
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Dr. Donoway's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Donoway

4.5

Based on 182 reviews

5 Stars
82.96703296703296%
(151)
4 Stars
3.2967032967032965%
(6)
3 Stars
2.197802197802198%
(4)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
11.538461538461538%
(21)

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I would not hesitate recommending Dr. Donoway to anyone needing surgery.
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Pamela H. – Sep 13, 2018
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Every time we come here, since the very first time in 2015, he and his staff have been very kind and efficient. Doctor Donoway is a person that cares about his patients, trying always to help both heart and body. We'll always be thankful for have him as our cancer specialty doctor.
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Zafira C. A. – Aug 29, 2018
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Being diagnosed with cancer can be very scary but it helps when your doctor is the best. Dr. Donoway is thorough and always looking out for your best interest. He has a wonderful bedside manner. I never had fear because I trusted him unconditionally. I would definitely recommend his services
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Jan J. – Aug 29, 2018
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Love Dr Donoway
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Gale M. – Aug 21, 2018
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Dr. Donoway is by far the best surgeon, very professional,caring and thorough. He is the only doctor I trust .I just had a lumpectomy on my left breast and everything was perfect from the beginning to the end, the whole process was very smooth. I was very pleased and would recommend him to anyone ....Read More
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Simone D. S. – Aug 21, 2018
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