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Radiation Oncology, Radiologist, Oncology Specialist (cancer)
27 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William Rate is Good. Dr. Rate has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. William Rate, MD, PHD is board certified in Radiation Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Urologic Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Rate graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia. He has 4 awards.

Recipient of first annual award, 1983 simon kramer fellowship
Alpha omega alpha medical honor society
Medical honor society alpha omega alpha
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Rate has 17 hospital affiliations:

  • Chestnut Hill Hospital 
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. William R Rate MD and PHD is a male Radiation Oncologist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Radiation Oncology.
Where does Dr. William R. Rate practice?
Dr. William Rate has 4 office locations.
Dr. William Rate practices Radiation Oncology near Doylestown, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Philadelphia, PA.
See Doylestown Radiation Oncologists.