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About Dr. Roderick R Turner

Dr. Roderick R Turner, MD is a Doctor primarily located in South Lake Tahoe, CA. He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Hematology, Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology and Pathology. Dr. Turner is affiliated with UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Roderick R Turner is Poor. Dr. Roderick R Turner has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Roderick R Turner is 1.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Barton Memorial Hospital

2170 South Ave
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
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Specialties

Dr. Roderick R Turner has the following 3 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.

  • Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
  • Pathology

    A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
    Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
    In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.

  • Expertise

    11 Expertise

  • Colon Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Carcinoma
  • Fluid Testing
  • Liver Cancer
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Reticuloendotheliosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Tissue Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Blood Testing

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    39 Years Experience

  • University Of California Los Angeles David Geffen School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Lac Usc Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Roderick R Turner accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
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Locations & Directions

Barton Memorial Hospital, 2170 South Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA
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