Dr. Wolfram Samlowski, MD

Dr. Wolfram Samlowski, MD

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Medical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
63 y/o
(4)

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EDUCATION Dr. Samlowski earned his bachelor's and medical degree from the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He completed his internal medicine residency at Wayne State University in Detroit, and his hematology/oncology fellowship at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST Melanoma, Skin Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Sarcoma and Clinical Research EXPERIENCE Dr. Wolfram Samlowski is a medical oncologist at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN). He serves on the Developmental Therapeutics and Genitourinary Committees for US Oncology Research as well as a Clinical Professor of Medicine at University of Nevada School of Medicine. Dr. Samlowski has an expert in treating patients with melanoma and skin cancer, kidney cancer, sarcoma and serves as principle investigator on several clinical research studies available at CCCN. Dr. Samlowski has contributed to and authored over 250 publications, peer reviews and abstracts. He is a member of several professional associations including the American Federation of Clinical Research, American Society for Clinical Oncology, American Association for Cancer Research, Society for Pigment Cell and Melanoma Research. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. Prior to joining CCCN, Dr. Samlowski was Professor of Oncology, and Adjunct Professor of Dermatology and Pathology at the Huntsman Cancer institute of the University of Utah. Dr. Samlowski also served as director of Translational Research, Multidisciplinary Melanoma program at the Huntsman Cancer Institute, where he worked from 1984 to 2007. In 2007, he joined the Nevada Cancer Institute as Chief of Melanoma, Renal Cancer and Immunotherapy, and was also was appointed Professor of Oncology at the University of Nevada. Over the years, Dr. Samlowski has received numerous awards and honors. He has been named a "Top Doctor" by Vegas Seven and Las Vegas Life, "Best Doctor" by Desert Companion, and "America's Top Doctors" and "America's Top Oncologists" by Castle Connolly and US News and World Report. He was also named a "Healthcare Headliner" by Vegas, Inc. and "Medical Marvel" by Nevada Business Magazine. PERSONAL Dr. Samlowski and his wife Suzanne have three grown children. His hobbies include skiing, coaching soccer, and traveling. BOARD CERTIFIED Medical Oncology Internal Medicine MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS American College of Physicians, Fellow American Federation of Clinical Research American Society for Clinical Oncology American Association for Cancer Research Society for Pigment Cell and Melanoma Research Clark County Medical Society Las Vegas Urology Society

Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada

9280 W Sunset Rd Ste 100

Las Vegas, NV 89148
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS

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Care Philosophy

My goal is to provide access to both the best standard options and new drugs in development for challenging diseases
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Dr. Samlowski's Experience

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

  • Medical Oncology
  • Adult Hematology
  • Cancer Immunology
  • Cancer Research
  • Dermatologic Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology
  • Urologic 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*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Eosinophilia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Myeloma
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer

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Procedures

  • Biological Therapy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Immunotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Wayne State
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Wayne St University DMC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samlowski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Samlowski's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samlowski to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Samlowski's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Las Vegas, NV |
Very caring and willing to provide answers to tough questions.
Hello Georgia, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We greatly appreciate the 5-star rating and we are so happy to hear about the positive experience you've had while under the care of Dr. Samlowski. If there is anything you need, please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly at infocccn@usoncolgy.com. We wish you the very best! Thank you,
Las Vegas, NV |
Great doctor. He inspires confidence and I am very happy I was referred to him.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Samlowski accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna POS
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
  • HealthChoice
    HealthChoice PPO
  • Humana
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana HMOx
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS EPO
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Sierra Choice
    Sierra Choice POS
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • USA Health Network
    USA Health Network PPO
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Samlowski has admitting privileges

Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center
9300 W Sunset Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89148
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Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center
6900 N Durango Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89149
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Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center
5400 S Rainbow Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89118
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St. Rose Dominican, San Martin Campus
8280 W Warm Springs Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89113
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St. Rose Dominican, Siena Campus
3001 Saint Rose Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89052
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Summerlin Hospital Medical Center
657 N Town Center Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89144
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Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
1800 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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Valley Hospital Medical Center
620 Shadow Ln
Las Vegas, NV 89106
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