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Internist, Hematology Specialist, Oncology Specialist (cancer)
10 years of experience
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Maria Palanca-Wessels is Excellent. Dr. Palanca-Wessels has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
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. Maria Palanca-Wessels, MD, PHD is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Gene Therapy
  • Hairy Cell Leukemia
  • Hepatitis C
  • Immunotherapy
  • Leukemia

Education & Awards

Dr. Palanca-Wessels graduated from University of Washington, Seattle. She has 6 awards.

2007 Lymphoma Research Foundation Post-doctoral Fellowship Award
1992 Graduated Magna Cum Laude
1998 Achievement Rewards for College Scientists Fellowship
2012 Pacific Ovarian Cancer Research Consortium Career Development Program Award
1992 Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
2007 American Society of Clinical Oncology Young Investigator Award


Dr. Palanca-Wessels has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • University Of Washington Medical Ctr 
  • Seattle Cancer Care Alliance 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Maria Corinna Palanca-Wessels MD and PHD is a female Internist, has 10 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Maria C. Palanca-Wessels practice?
Dr. Maria Palanca-Wessels has 1 office location.
Dr. Maria Palanca-Wessels practices Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology near Seattle, WA.
See Seattle Internists, Seattle Hematologists, and Seattle Oncologists.