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Dr. Valerae Olive Lewis MD is a female Oncologist , has 17 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery, and Medical Oncology.
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Dr. Valerae Lewis has 1 office location.
Medical Center
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd
Houston, TX 77030

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Valerae Lewis is Good. Dr. Lewis has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.8
  • Currently 2.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.6
  • Currently 2.625 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.6
  • Currently 2.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.8
  • Currently 2.8333333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Valerae Lewis, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Bone Tumors/Cancer (Chondrosarcoma)
  • Giant Cell Tumor of Bone
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Malignant Bone Tumors/Cancer (Osteosarcoma)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
  • Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Cancer (Sarcoma)

Education & Awards

Dr. Lewis graduated from Harvard University , Boston. She has 8 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bone Cancer (Bone Neoplasm)
Giant Cell Tumor of Bone
Malignant Cancer (Sarcoma)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2013 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2014)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Lewis has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer 
  • Texas Children's Hospital 
  • Ut-Md Anderson Cancer Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Lewis accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 10 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 1 plan
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Humana - 10 plans
  • Cigna - 9 plans


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Where does Dr. Valerae O. Lewis practice?
Dr. Valerae Lewis practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery, and Medical Oncology near Houston, TX.
See Houston Surgeons and Houston Oncologists.