Dr. Stephen Banks, MD

Dr. Stephen Banks, MD

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Radiation Oncology  |  
Male  |  
51 y/o
(6)

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Dr. Stephen Banks, MD is a radiation oncology doctor who practices in Santa Cruz, CA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

SC Radiation Oncology

1575 Soquel Dr

Santa Cruz, CA 95065
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of California
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Diseases
high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Banks "Treatment of the whole person, including mind, body & spirit"
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Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Procedures

  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • External Beam Radiotherapy
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Prostate Brachytherapy
  • Prostate Radioactive Seed Implants
  • Radiation Oncology Procedures
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Trinity College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Kaiser Permanente
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Banks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Banks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Banks to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Banks' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Banks accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of California
    Medi-Cal
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Banks has admitting privileges

Adventist Health St. Helena
10 Woodland Rd
Saint Helena, CA 94574
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Adventist Health Ukiah Valley
275 Hospital Dr
Ukiah, CA 95482
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Dominican Hospital
1555 Soquel Dr
Santa Cruz, CA 95065
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Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital
1165 Montgomery Dr
Santa Rosa, CA 95405
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