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Oncology Specialist (cancer)
45 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Phillip Desimone is Good. Dr. Desimone has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.6
Spends Time with Me 3.6
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Lung Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Desimone graduated from University of Vermont, Burlington. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Desimone has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Kentucky Hospital 
  • Harrison Memorial Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Phillip Anthony Desimone MD is a male Oncologist , has 45 years of experience and practices in Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Phillip A. Desimone practice?
Dr. Phillip Desimone has 1 office location.
Dr. Phillip Desimone practices Medical Oncology near Lexington, KY.
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