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Oncology Specialist (cancer), Pediatric Specialist, Hematology Specialist
34 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Maxine Hetherington is Good. Dr. Hetherington has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Maxine Hetherington, MD is board certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Leukemia
  • Pediatric Cancers

Education & Awards

Dr. Hetherington graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis. She has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Hetherington has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Children's Mercy Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Maxine L Hetherington MD is a female Pediatric Oncologist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology and Pediatric Hematology.
Where does Dr. Maxine L. Hetherington practice?
Dr. Maxine Hetherington has 2 office locations.
Dr. Maxine Hetherington practices Pediatric Hematology-Oncology and Pediatric Hematology near Kansas City, MO.
Additional practice locations include: Leawood, KS.
See Kansas City Oncologists and Kansas City Pediatric Specialists.