Dr. Scott Herbert, MD

Dr. Scott Herbert, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Scott Herbert, MD is an oncology specialist in Santa Fe, NM and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville in 2001 and specializes in oncology and hematology.

490A W Zia Rd

Santa Fe, NM 87505

Contact Information

(505) 913-8900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 92% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Herbert'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.

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology

2  Board Certifications

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

111  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herbert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herbert's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herbert to family and friends
17 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Herbert's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Not a proactive Dr. Transferred my care to UNM without my permission but was a unknown blessing as UNM is much better by far.
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I went to Dr Herbert after I was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer. He recommended a drug to protect my fertility during chemo that you have to start the week before chemo. I was 38 at the time and did not have kids. I agreed but he failed to order the drug to protect my...more
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Scott Herbert doesn't inform his patients of all treatment options, he fails to order vital tests and ignores the results of other tests. He keeps patients and families in the dark and plays God with their lives. He doesn't like patients getting second opinions and isn't up to date on new...more
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Dr. Scott Herbert, MD, has been my Dr( oncologist ) , since 2014. He has explained any questions, or concerns, about my situation in other words ; treatment: He is very kind and considerate, and patient. I highly recommend him to everyone!
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Too busy with his administrative and outside business activities and not caring for patients. Gives misinformation or no information to patients involving life and death issues. He is not fully informed about treatment plans. Go elsewhere for treatment.
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