Dr. Tara Washington, MD

Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(5)
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Dr. Tara Washington, MD
Dr. Tara Washington is a board certified Radiation Oncologist. Vantage Oncology provides quality, personalized cancer care in a community setting.

44274 George Cushman Ct Ste 100

Temecula, CA 92592

Contact Information

(951) 252-9300

Dr. Tara Washington, MD

Dr. Tara Washington, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
high
more than 83% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
normal
more than 79% of peers
Breast Diseases
normal
more than 79% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Washington "Dr. Tara Washington is a board certified Radiation Oncologist practicing at the Vantage Radiation Oncology Centers in Wildomar and Temecula, California. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and her Medical Degree from the University of Michigan Medical School. She completed her residency training in Radiation Oncology at the Loyola University Medical Center. Subsequently, she joined the Wayne State University School of Medicine Radiation Oncology Department which is now affiliated with the Karmanos Cancer Institute.

Dr. Washington served as a key member of several Multidisciplinary teams including those focused on Breast, Gastrointestinal and Central Nervous System Cancers. She has specialized training and experience in the use of Partial Breast Irradiation and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery. Dr. Washington has also been an invited speaker for multiple professional and community groups as well as local media outlets on topics ranging from Contemporary Issues in the Management of Localized Breast Cancer to Current Recommendations for Cancer Screening.
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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
29

Conditions Treated

  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lung Cancer
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Oral Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases

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

  • Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Washington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Washington's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Washington to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Washington's 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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Dr. Washington accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Washington has admitting privileges

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Saint Joseph Hospital
1100 W Stewart Dr
Orange, CA 92868
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Southwest Healthcare System - Inland Valley Medical Center
36485 Inland Valley Dr
Wildomar, CA 92595
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St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital
2309 Antonio Ave
Camarillo, CA 93010
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