Dr. Robert Gersh, MD

Medical Oncology •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Gersh
Accepting new patients

Cancer Care Northwest

605 E Holland Ave Spokane, WA 99218

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(509) 228-1000

Dr. Robert Gersh, MD is a Medical Oncology Specialist in Spokane, WA and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Gersh has more experience with Orthopedic Oncology and Breast Cancer than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Colorado At Denver medical school in 1975. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as East Adams Rural Hospital and Gritman Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gersh to book an appointment.


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Dr. Gersh accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Coop Core
Humana
LifeWise
Connect
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Heritage Signature
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
Uniform Medical Plan Classic
Regence Blue Shield of Washington
Preferred Provider Network
TriWest Champus
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Gersh

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Gersh treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Gersh treats other conditions, please contact the office at (509) 228-1000.

Orthopedic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers in the bone, both primary, such as sarcoma, and those that have spread from other parts of the body.Compare with other Orthopedic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Bone Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gersh treats Bone Cancer more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Gersh treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gersh treats Cancer more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Gersh treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Bone Marrow Biopsy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gersh performs Bone Marrow Biopsy more than 37% of their peers

Dr. Gersh performs this procedure more than 37% of their peers

Breast Cancer

Breast cancer specialists diagnose and treat the presence of malignant cells in breast tissue that may spread to other parts of the body.Compare with other Breast Cancer specialists.

Typically treats 40% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Breast Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gersh treats Breast Cancer more than 40% of their peers

Dr. Gersh treats this condition more than 40% of their peers

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Dr. Gersh's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biological Therapy
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vulvar Cancer

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Gersh has a special interest in hematologic malignancies and is involved in clinical trials of new cancer treatments for a variety of malignant disorders....Read more

Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology

Education

1980
Emory Affil Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Emory Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1976
Emory Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital
1975
University of Colorado At Denver
Medical School

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Locations

Cancer Care Northwest

Cancer Care Northwest605 E Holland Ave Spokane, WA 99218
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Cancer Care Northwest1204 N Vercler Rd Spokane Valley, WA 99216
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Cancer Care Northwest601 S Sherman St Spokane, WA 99202
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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East Adams Rural Hospital

Ritzville, WA

Gritman Medical Center

Moscow, ID

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

MultiCare Deaconess Hospital

Spokane, WA

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

Multicare Valley Hospital

Spokane Valley, WA

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

Newport Hospital and Health Services

Newport, WA

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

Providence Holy Family Hospital

Spokane, WA

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital

Spokane, WA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Pullman Regional Hospital

Pullman, WA

87% Patient experience rating, 18% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2018)

Samaritan Hospital

Moses Lake, WA

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

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