Dr. Robert Purdon, MD

Dr. Robert Purdon, MD

Radiation Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Purdon, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in The Villages, FL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University of South Florida in 1980 and specializes in radiation oncology and radiology.

1540 Clemente Ct Ste 300

The Villages, FL 32159

Contact Information

(352) 259-2200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • 14 More

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Cancer
high
more than 81% of peers
Gynecologic Cancer
normal
more than 36% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiology
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Board Certifications

  • Therapeutic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Acinar Cell Carcinoma
  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Adenocarcinoma of Lung
  • Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Astrocytoma
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Basosquamous Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Ear Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gland Cancer
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Glioma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Joint Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Limb Cancer
  • Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS)
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Male Genital System Cancer
  • Male Genitourinary Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Metastatic Blood Cancer
  • Metastatic Bone Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer
  • Metastatic Lymph Cancer
  • Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
  • Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Metastatic Skin Cancer
  • Metastatic Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer With Occult Primary
  • Muscle Cancer
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Neck Cancer
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Nose Cancer
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer, Adult
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parotid Gland Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Primary Peritoneal Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Sebaceous Carcinoma of the Eyelid
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spindle Cell Carcinoma
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Procedures

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

  • University of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of South Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • St Marys Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • St Marys Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • MBA
    Other Education | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purdon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purdon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purdon to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Purdon's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Leesburg FL
Today, I completed 23 sessions of radiation, supervised by Doctor Purdon,an outstanding doc.His therapists, Rebecca and Tim, are an exemplary team. They treated me with great care and compassion throughout my treatments.Although radiation itself is painless, because of the locations that required...more
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in The Villages
Just a great, great doctor. He spends all the time you need and actually listens to what you have to say. I can't say enough good things about him and his staff.
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