Dr. Russell Eldridge, MD

Dr. Russell Eldridge, MD

Hematology & Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(5)
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Dr. Russell Eldridge, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in hematology & oncology and internal medicine.

1720 Nicholasville Rd Ste 701

Lexington, KY 40503

Contact Information

(859) 276-0414

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers
Nodular Lymphoma
very high
more than 92% of peers
Purpura
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

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

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Tex Med Br Galveston
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Tex Med Br Galveston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Tex Med Br Galveston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Eldridge has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eldridge's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eldridge to family and friends
3.4
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Eldridge's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Georgetown, Ky
I met with Dr. Eldridge initially for follow up re: abnormal blood results. The initial appointment I was impressed that he’d read my medical record, that he was honest, allayed my fears at seeing a hematologist/oncologist, & was frank with his comments. He assured me that he didn’t think anything...more
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in LEXINGTON, KY
Told me the side effects I was having to ACTH chemo were in my head. Continued to ignore them even after I was hospitalized for them. I broke out, had sores in my mouth, had ringing in my ears and felt like I was dying. He didn't care. With all my complications, he tried to pass me off to a PA....more
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