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About Dr. Dwelvin L Simmons
Dr. Dwelvin L Simmons, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Jacksonville, FL, with other offices in Canton, GA and Canton, GA . He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Radiation Oncology. Dr. Simmons is affiliated with Wellstar Atlanta Medical Center, Orange Park Medical Center and Putnam Community Medical Center. Dr. Simmons has received 3 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Dwelvin L Simmons has the following 1 specialty
- Radiation Oncology
A radiation oncologist is a physician who specializes in the use of nuclear medicine in diagnosing and treating cancer in a patient.
These doctors work in concert with other cancer specialists in order to determine the best form of treatment for a specific patient. Radiation oncologists are in charge of determining the correct dose of radiation to be used in treatments like radiotherapy and chemotherapy, as well as the appropriate amount of time that radiation should be administered in order to maximize the therapeutic benefits.
- Hodgkin's Lymphoma
- Radiation Therapy
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Had been diagnosed with prostate cancer and Dr. Simmons was my physician. Dr. Simmons and the entire staff went above and beyond to explain all the treatments and were very professional. Very flexible in making the appointments, very courteous and an extreme pleasure to been seen by him. Just excellent in everything they do......
Helps people during a very very difficult time. His staff makes you feel very much cared about. They always return calls and listen to everything you say. He's a very caring and kind doctor. He makes you feel like your his only patient
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
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Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Simmons is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
24 Years Experience
University Of Florida College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1994
University Of Florida Health Shands Hospital
Dr. Dwelvin L Simmons accepts the following insurance providers.
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