Dr. Virginia Stark-Vance, MD

Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(18)
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Dr. Virginia Stark-Vance, MD
Dr. Virginia Stark-Vance, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Dallas, TX. She is 63 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. Stark-Vance is affiliated with Medical City Dallas and Medical City Children's Hospital.

Medical City Dallas Hospital

7777 Forest Ln

Dallas, TX 75230

Contact Information

(972) 566-2622

Dr. Virginia Stark-Vance, MD

Dr. Virginia Stark-Vance, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 5 More

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Care Philosophy

Do you want to see an oncologist? Of course not! Oncologists specialize in the treatment of cancer, which is a frightening and often deadly disease. Although there are definite risk factors for cancer, for many people the diagnosis of cancer is not something which could have been anticipated or prevented. But my commitment to you is that I will be honest with you about your disease and your treatment options, and work with you to find the best option for you.
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Dr. Stark-Vance's Experience

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Dr. Stark-Vance's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Oncology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
3

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Neuro-Oncology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
63

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Oklahoma
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Georgetown University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Georgetown University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Lombardi Cancer Center Georgetown University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • National Institutes Of Health National Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stark-Vance has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stark-Vance's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stark-Vance to family and friends
3.5
based on 18 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Stark-Vance's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Ft Worth, TX |
This is one of the smartest, most compassionate doctors I have ever known. She goes above and beyond the call of duty to see you have the best care. She gave my daughter unending great care until the end. I can never thank you enough for all you did for her and now as well for me. You are the greatest !! Joan Pitman
in Athens, TX |
She cares even after hours. She does her research before treatment then lets you have questions and help make the choice.
in Eupora, MS |
The best of the best! Dr Stark Vance has led the fight against stage 4 brain cancer in my husband for 14 YEARS! Diagnosed in 2002, he still has MRI s every 6 months and is monitored by Virginia. She is tireless in her love for her patients. With her encouragement, he also goes to Duke's Brain Tumor Clinic, but they have always agreed with her designed treatment plan. She is well known by the people fighting GBM and she was the one who pioneered the use of AVASTIN for brain tumors. ?? Dr SV!
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Dr. Stark-Vance accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare

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