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Medical Oncologist
42 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rita Axelrod, Medical Oncologist is Excellent. Dr. Axelrod has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 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. Rita Axelrod, MD is board certified in Medical Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Lung Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Axelrod graduated from New York University. She has 4 awards.

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Axelrod has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • Main Line Hospital - Bryn Mawr 
  • Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Rita S Axelrod MD is a female Oncologist , has 42 years of experience and practices in Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Rita S. Axelrod practice?
Dr. Rita Axelrod has 1 office location.
Dr. Rita Axelrod practices Medical Oncology near Philadelphia, PA.
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