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Dr. Richard Mcgee

Medical Oncology
Blanchard, ID
50 years experience male

Locations

True North Oncology

Edmonds, WA

Address

809 Hemlock Way, Edmonds, WA
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Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Medical Oncology

Hematology

Hematology and Oncology

Internal Medicine

Doctor Q&A

106 Answers
16 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Mcgee
Hematology and Oncology 50 years experience
Depends: Curability depends upon subtype of lymphoma, extent of involvement, and effectiveness of treatment. Some non-hodgkin's lymphomas are completely curable given the right circumstances
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Mcgee
Hematology and Oncology 50 years experience
Not actually: Radiation may cause apparent enlargement of brain tumors on imaging and edema (swelling) around the tumor as it dies so what is seen on the scans may look larger but the actual living tumor cells are regressing so the enlargement and even worse local brain function is apparent not real or permanent
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Mcgee
Hematology and Oncology 50 years experience
Not usually: I have never seen weight gain from any Heparin formulation

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Dr. Eileen Johnston
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor. I have known Dr. McGee for nearly a decade and consistently find him to be intelligent, compassionate and devoted to excellent patient care.
Dr. George Birchfield
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Dr. McGee is well versed in the nuances of oncology and takes very good care of his patients. His years of experience is hard to beat.
Dr. Robert Takamiya
Dec 2, 2012
Dr. McGee is meticulous and cares deeply for his patients. He is extremely well versed in the medical literature. I strongly endorse Dr. McGee.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Graduated 1971MD

Medical/Graduate school

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD
Graduated 1971MD

Residency

University of Washington Medical Center

Residency

National Institutes of Health
Completed 1975

Residency

National Institutes of Health
Completed 1975

Awards

Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Statesman Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology

Affiliations

American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology
American Society of Internal Medicine
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