Dr. Victor Priego, MD

Dr. Victor Priego, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Victor Priego, MD is an oncology specialist in Germantown, MD and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in oncology, medical oncology, and more.Read his story

19735 Germantown Rd Ste 255

Germantown, MD 20874

Contact Information

(301) 571-0019

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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

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Dr. Priego's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Priego "Dr. Priego earned his medical degree at The Autonomous University of Guadalajara, Mexico and completed his residency in internal medicine at Providence Hospital in Washington, D.C. He completed his hematology and oncology fellowships at Howard University Hospital, Georgetown University Medical Center and the Lombardi Cancer Research Center at Georgetown University. Dr. Priego is Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University and Principal Investigator of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group at Suburban Hospital (affiliated with Johns Hopkins Medicine). Since 2005 Washingtonian Magazine has consistently rated him among the region's top oncologists and hematologists. Dr. Priego is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology. He is fluent in Spanish and in 2010 served as President of the Pan American Medical Society of the Washington Metropolitan Area, an organization that organizes volunteer missions to Central America to serve the medical needs of poor women, children and families. Medical Education: The Autonomous University of Guadalajara, Mexico Residency: Providence Hospital, Washington, D.C. Fellowship: Howard University Hospital, Georgetown University Medical Center, the Lombardi Cancer Research Center at Georgetown University Board Certifications: Hematology, medical oncology Specializations: Hematology, medical oncology Research Interests: Hematology and medical oncology Memberships: American College of Physicians, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Pan American Medical Society of the Washington Metropolitan Area Languages Spoken: English, Spanish "

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
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Board Certifications

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

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

  • Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Providence Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • howard university hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Lombardi Cancer Ctr/Georgetown Univ Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Priego has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Priego's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Priego to family and friends
4.1
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Priego's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Gaithersburg, MD
Astonished that this individual would remove my father from his treatment plan for "inappropriate behavior" because my father voiced his opinion to his staff. Which wasn't aggressive or inappropriate at all. When you make a verbal-to-verbal agreement to only be seen by a specific doctor, you abide...more
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in Annapolis, MD
I would recommend Dr. Priego to anyone I know that has Cancer or blood disorders as he is a very compassionate Man and will give you a honest prognosis for your condition. He has a great staff of PA's and nurses that operate a state of the art facility, with the latest medications to treat your...more
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in Silver spring
Dr. Priego and his staff made me feel comfortable and that's really important to me. Dr. Priego took his time and listened to my concerns and complaints that past doctors neglected. My first visit makes me look forward to my next visit and had iron injectafer treatment which was long needed. I want...more
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in Bethesda, MD
A 'tireless', working Physician going from 'roon to room' at his Offices with a personal, caring touch. Dr. Priego is the Best!
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