Dr. Robert Somer, MD

Dr. Robert Somer, MD

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Oncology  ·  
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46 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Robert Somer, MD is an oncology specialist in Camden, NJ and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in oncology, hematology, and more.

MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper

2 Cooper Plz

Camden, NJ 08103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Breast Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Somer'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Somer "MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper is South Jersey’s leading provider of advanced, innovative cancer prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment. At MD Anderson Cooper, patients have access to a full range of cancer care including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy and interventional procedures, as well as access to important clinical research trials.

At the core of each program is our multidisciplinary, disease site-specific approach to cancer care. Teams of medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons, pathologists, radiologists and other specialists work together to provide each patient with a comprehensive evaluation of their disease and a recommended treatment plan. Counseling, complementary medicine therapies, integrative oncology and full range of support services are also available to assist patients and their families in coping with their cancer.

MD Anderson Cooper physicians adhere to the philosophy, processes and guidelines set by MD Anderson Cancer Center."

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3  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology

1  Board Certifications

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

79  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Somer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Somer's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Somer to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Somer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Somer is extremely knowledgeable and competent. He is also very caring and will listen to your concerns and answer all your questions. I consider myself very fortunate to have had him as my Doctor for the past 8 years.
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I can not say enough of how grateful that I had found Dr. Somer. From the first day to the day I had to move, I will never meet another doctor like him. (Trust me, been looking) the first day I met him, I was a mess. My world had changed and I really didn't want to accept it. He was so patient and...more
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