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Obstetrician & Gynecologist (OB/GYN), Oncology Specialist (cancer)
44 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Van Nagell is Excellent. Dr. Van Nagell has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Van Nagell, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Cancer
  • Hot Flashes
  • Menopause
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer (Uterine Cervical Neoplasm)

Education & Awards

Dr. Van Nagell graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013)


Dr. Van Nagell has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Kentucky Hospital 
  • Saint Joseph Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. John R Van Nagell MD is a male Obstetrician & Gynecologist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.
Where does Dr. John R. Van Nagell practice?
Dr. John Van Nagell has 2 office locations.
Dr. John Van Nagell practices Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology near Lexington, KY.
See Lexington Obstetricians & Gynecologists and Lexington Oncologists.