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About Dr. Robert L Purdon
Dr. Robert L Purdon, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lady Lake, FL, with another office in Tavares, FL. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Therapeutic Radiology and Radiation Oncology. Dr. Purdon is affiliated with South Lake Hospital, Florida Hospital Fish Memorial and Florida Hospital Waterman. Dr. Purdon has received 3 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Robert L Purdon has the following 2 specialties
- Therapeutic Radiology
- 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.
Dr. Robert L Purdon has the following 9 expertise
- Breast Cancer
- Nervous System Cancer
- Head and Neck Cancer
- Radiation Therapy
- Metastatic Breast Cancer
- Skin Cancer
- Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Dr. Robert L Purdon has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Robert L Purdon is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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On-Time Doctor Award (2015)
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.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
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.
Patients' Choice Award (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.
Dr. Purdon is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
38 Years Experience
University Of South Florida College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1980
St Marys Hospital Medical Center
Dr. Robert L Purdon accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- Avmed Choice
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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