Dr. Ruben Escuro, MD

Oncology •  Male • Age 62
  
Dr. Escuro
Accepting new patients

Hematology Oncology Center

41201 Schadden Rd Ste 2 Elyria, OH 44035

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(440) 324-0401

Dr. Ruben Escuro, MD is a Oncology Specialist in Elyria, OH. Dr. Escuro has more experience with Breast Cancer, Blood Disorders, and Gastrointestinal Oncology than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mercy Health - Lorain Hospital and University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Escuro to book an appointment.


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Dr. Escuro accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Access Options for ERC Health-OH PPO
Blue Access Options-OH PPO
Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Preferred Plus-OH POS
Blue Preferred-OH EPO
Blue Preferred-OH HMO
Blue Preferred-OH POS
Blue Traditional-OH
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Gold Blue Access-OH PPO
Lumenos Plans-OH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Ohio Med Plan-OH
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Elderplan
Medicare HMO
Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Escuro

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Escuro treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Escuro treats other conditions, please contact the office at (440) 324-0401.

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 83% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Breast Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Breast Cancer more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 87% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Blood Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Anemia more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Bleeding Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Bleeding Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the gastrointestinal tract, including stomach cancer, liver cancer, and colon cancer, through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 57% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Colorectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Colorectal Cancer more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Anal and Rectal Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Anal and Rectal Cancer more than 74% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 74% of their peers

Bile Duct Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Bile Duct Cancer more than 41% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 41% of their peers

Neuro-oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat tumors, both malignant and benign, in or near the brain and spinal cord.Compare with other Neuro-oncology specialists.

Typically treats 47% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Head and Neck Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Head and Neck Cancer more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Brain Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Brain Cancer more than 55% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 55% of their peers

Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escuro treats Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma) more than 42% of their peers

Dr. Escuro treats this condition more than 42% of their peers

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Dr. Escuro's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

Dr. Escuro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Escuro

2.8

Based on 9 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
44.44444444444444%
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About Me

Care Philosophy

We are a group practice of four medical oncologist. We service two community hospitals in Lorain County and rotate hospital call weekly.  When your...Read more

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology

Board Certifications

Education

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Mercy Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
Mercy Hospital
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Tagalog

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Locations

Hematology Oncology Center

Hematology Oncology Center41201 Schadden Rd Ste 2 Elyria, OH 44035
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Mercy Health - Lorain Hospital

Lorain, OH

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

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center

Elyria, OH

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
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