Dr. Thomas Buroker, DO

Dr. Thomas Buroker, DO

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
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Dr. Thomas Buroker, DO is an oncology specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1968 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

411 Laurel St Ste A300

Des Moines, IA 50314

Contact Information

(515) 247-3970

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Buroker'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
  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

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

108  Conditions Treated

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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

  • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Grace Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Grace Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Wayne
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buroker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buroker's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buroker to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Buroker'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

Patient Comments (1)

24 years ago today Dr. Buroker got to tell me the words ~ you are CANCER FREE!! During my year long struggle with cancer and going through treatments At the time my children were 4, 6 & 8 and I would not of been able to get through everything with out the support & encouragement of Dr. Buroker...more
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