Dr. Timothy Cox, MD

Dr. Timothy Cox, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Prior to coming to Bronson Battle Creek Oncology & Hematology, Dr. Cox practiced at the Karmanos Cancer Center- Northern Michigan for 3 and a half years. Dr. Cox received his bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan and medical degree from the University of Rome. Rome, Italy. He returned to the U.S. where he did his residency in internal medicine at St. John Hospital, Detroit,Michigan and his fellowship in Medical Oncology at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan. For 18 years he was in private practice in Port Huron where he served as county medical society president, cancer liaison physician for the Commission on Cancer, and on multiple committees and boards. He has been involved in clinical cancer research since 1995 and is a clinical investigator, National Cancer Institute and was a principal investigator and member of the governing board of the Michigan Cancer Research Consortium. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Michigan Society of Hematology and Oncology. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians Dr. Cox holds a private pilot's license. He is also interested in theater, particularly playwriting and is a member of the Dramatist's Guild of America. Check out his YouTube channel and blog "cancerdoconline" .

300 North Ave

Battle Creek, MI 49017

Contact Information

(269) 245-8860

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Oncology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy

Background Check

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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 Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Universita Campus Bio-Medico Di Roma, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • St John Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St John Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient;s Choice Award, 2008
Media & Publications

Dr. Cox has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cox's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cox to family and friends
3.8
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Cox's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Cox accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan POS
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Preferred PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Priority Health
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Bronson Battle Creek Hospital
300 North Ave
Battle Creek, MI 49017
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