Dr. Roscoe Morton, MD

Dr. Roscoe Morton, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Roscoe Morton, MD is an oncology specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

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)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas


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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Kans Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Kans Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Mayo Grad School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Morton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Morton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Morton to family and friends
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Morton's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Windsor Heights, IA
Dr. Morton made special arrangements to meet with me and my family after I was diagnosed. He explained everything he knows so far and what the next steps will be. Dr. Morton and his nurse were very calming in answering our questions with a caring and compassionate demeanor. I feel fortunate and...more
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in Panora, IA
I did not know anything about cancer until I heard the dreaded words, You have cancer! I was referred to Dr. Morton and he made me and my family completely at ease knowing that he was at the helm of my ship to recovery. He is smart, well-connected internationally with the treatments of cancer,...more
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in Ankeny, IA
Dr Morton is a passionate, caring physican. He has been my oncologist for over 20 years.
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