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About Dr. Lee C Drinkard

Dr. Lee C Drinkard, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Southlake, TX, with other offices in Lewisville, TX and Southlake, TX . He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Hematology, Hospice & Palliative Medicine, Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Drinkard is affiliated with Texas Health Arlington Memorial, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center Irving and Lake Granbury Medical Center. Dr. Drinkard has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

14 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lee C Drinkard is Excellent. Dr. Lee C Drinkard has been rated by 14 patients. From those 14 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Lee C Drinkard is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Southlake Oncology Pa

1545 E Southlake Blvd Ste 280
Southlake, TX 76092
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Choice Cancer Care

500 W Main St Ste 380
Lewisville, TX 75057
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Lee Campbell Drinkard Md

431 E State Highway 114 Ste 470
Southlake, TX 76092
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Specialties

Dr. Lee C Drinkard has the following 4 specialties

  • Hematology

    A hematology specialist is an expert in disorders of the blood, the blood forming organs and bone marrow. These doctors diagnose, treat and work to prevent diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, as well as the ability of the blood to perform its many functions, such as coagulation and carrying oxygen to the lungs and tissue.
    Hematologists diagnose and treat blood disorders, such as anemia, hemophilia, leukemia, sickle cell anemia, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
    Depending on the condition, hematology specialists may treat a patient with a blood transfusion, stem cell transplantation, bone marrow transplant, radiotherapy, anticoagulation therapy or medication.

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

    Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
    They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    18 Expertise

  • Gene Therapy
  • Epidemiology
  • Bone Marrow and Lymphatic Tissue Cancer (Hematologic Neoplasm)
  • Anemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Leukemia
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Cancerous Tumor
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Metastasis

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Reviews

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Great Dr. & staff

The doctor is always on top of things. He is very caring and very much concerned for my health. He is extremely knowledgeable and stays in contact with all my other doctors

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Five Stars

Took my father to see Dr. Drinkard for lung cancer. He was extremely patient with my father who is very hard of hearing. He answered questions and openly gave his opinion. In our case the decision was made for hospice, but after meeting with Dr. Drinkard I feel comfortable in that decision. I was also comforted to learn that Dr. Drinkard is a hospice physician as well as an oncologist. I would definitely recommend anyone going down this path to contact his office for an appointment.

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Five Stars

This man saved my life. Dr. Drinkard has been by my side through NHL, sepis, c-Diff, several surgeries, CT scans, PET scans, and over 100 days in the hospital. He was in constant contact with my husband during the past year. We love Dr. Drinkard!

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Husband of deceased patient

Patient was very happy with her care. I agree.

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5.0 minutes
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Worst Doctor for a Metastatic Breast Cancer Patient

I have yet to have this man spend 10 minutes with me, to outline a plan for me after treating me since surgery for metastatic spinal surgery in 2004. God, where can I find a caring Oncologist in Irving, Texas?

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2015)

    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 (2016)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Drinkard is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    31 Years Experience

  • West Virginia University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1987

  • George Washington University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Lee C Drinkard accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
    • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Imagine Health - SmartCare
    • Imagine Health SmartCare
  • Scott and White
    • Scott and White PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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