Dr. William Butler, MD

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Dr. William Butler, MD

Hematology | Male

SOUTH CAROLINA ONCOLOGY ASSOCIATES 166 Stoneridge Dr, Columbia, SC 29210 Get Directions
(803) 461-3000

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Dr. Butler specializes in Hematology and practices in Columbia, SC. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Internal Medicinenull
  • Medical Oncologynull
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  • 1
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    • Settlement;2012-07-18T00:00:00
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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

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    • Hematology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • All Lymphoma
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Burkitt's Lymphoma
    • Cancer
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hemophilia
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Melanoma
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleural Cancer
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thrombosis
    • Thymomas
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Vertebral Column Tumors

    Procedures Performed

    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Plasmapheresis
    • Thoracentesis

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    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Butler has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement  (7/18/2012)
      • Nature of Complaint: OUT OF STATE CLAIM: SC. Reported by North Carolina Medical Board INCIDENT LOCATION: COLUMBIA, SC /// PRACTITIONER COMMENTS: CT done. Report generated but filed in my office without MD review/action. This was a procedural policy error in the office. The aneurysm seen began to leak and the patient was taken to surgery emergently. He recovered and was seen back in the office. Filed complaint for suffering and this was settled out of court.
      • State: North Carolina
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    Education

    • Medical School
      Tulane Univ Sch Of Med

      Graduated in 1972

    • Internship Hospital
      Charity Hospital

      Completed in 1973

    • Residency Hospital
      Charity Hospital

      Completed in 1975

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Walter Reed Army Medical Center

      Completed in 1980

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Hematology
    • Board certified in Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
    • Malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Butler's Office & Staff

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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients