By: Sharath Joji  Aug. 26, 2022
Texas Oncology is a top-ranked Physician group practice for Oncology in the state of Texas, according to Dexur's analysis of Patient volumes. Dexur's location-based rankings are based on the unique patients treated (i.e. experience) by the Physicians in a group practice for a particular condition based on Medicare claims volume and patients' county and state of residence. Research suggests that patient case volume and experience positively correlate with better quality outcomes. Dexur is an approved purchaser of CMS claims data and a leading provider of data-driven rankings and research for healthcare. Dexur's data is trusted by healthcare leaders, media and top academic institutions such as Harvard.
Texas Oncology is a Physician group located in Dallas, Texas, consisting of more than 500 physicians focused on treating cancer and blood disorders. Our study shows that physicians affiliated with Texas Oncology have treated a total of 49,099 oncology patients in Texas, which is the highest aggregate for any physician group in the state. Dexur’s Physician group rankings are formulated based on analysis of the patient volumes of physicians affiliated with a group who treated more than 11 patients between Jan 2021 to Dec 2021.
Texas Oncology also ranks top in Dexur Physician Group ranking categories, including:
Breast Cancer Top Ranked Most Experienced -Texas
Prostate Cancer Top Ranked Most Experienced -Texas
Lung Cancer Top Ranked Most Experienced -Texas
Top physicians affiliated with Texas Oncology with the most experience (i.e., treated the highest number of unique oncology patients) during the period are:
|Top Ranked Physicians from Texas Oncology with most experience|
|Rank||Physician Name||Counties Served||Unique Oncology Patients|
|1||Dr. Praveen Kumar Tumula||Potter, TX||920|
|2||Dr. Jagathi Challagalla||Wichita, TX||896|
|3||Dr. Beth Ann Hellerstedt||Travis, TX; Williamson, TX||880|
|4||Dr. Joyce Ann O'shaughnessy||Dallas, TX||772|
|5||Dr. Matei Paul Socoteanu||Gregg, TX; Harrison, TX; Upshur, TX||766|
|6||Dr. Habte Aragaw Yimer||Smith, TX; Wood, TX||764|
|7||Dr. James Joseph Petrikas||Collin, TX; Dallas, TX||761|
Please click here for a complete list of affiliated doctors at Texas Oncology.
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