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Howard L. West, M.D.

About

Professional Statement

My primary goal is to provide optimal balance of appropriate, aggressive treament and a good quality of life. This requires individualized plans based on a patients particular goals and medical issues.

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Accepts 43 Insurance Plans

Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup Amerivantage Dual Coordination
  • Amerigroup Amerivantage HMO
  • Amerigroup Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Beacon Health Options PPO (Behavioral Health)
  • CHPW Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • CHPW Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coordinated Care Ambetter HMO
  • Coordinated Care Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Coventry/First Health PPO
  • First Choice PPO
  • HealthSmart (Interplan) PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Humana PPO
  • Kaiser (Contract Limitations)
  • Medicaid of Washington
  • Medicare
  • Molina Exchange HMO
  • Molina Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Molina Medicare Advantage
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Optum
  • PacMed USFHP
  • Premera Heritage
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Premera Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Providence Health Plan Medicare Advantage
  • Regence MedAdvantage PPO
  • Regence PPO
  • TRICARE
  • Triwest VAPC3/Choice Card
  • United Behavioral Health Medicaid
  • United Behavioral Health Medicare Advantage
  • United Behavioral Health PPO
  • United HealthCare HMO
  • United HealthCare Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • United HealthCare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • Workers' Compensation (L&I)
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Education

Harvard Medical School
medical school
Brigham and Womens Hospital
residency
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, WA
fellowship
University of Washington
fellowship, Medical Oncology;

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • Adenocarcinoma Of Lung
  • Adrenal Neoplasm
  • Asbestos Lung
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Chemotherapy
  • Cancer During Pregnancy
  • Cancer Genomics
  • Cancer Of Mediastinum
  • Cancer Survivorship
  • Carcinoma In Situ Of Penis
  • Carcinoma In Situ Of Prostate
  • Chest Wall Tumors
  • Egfr Mutation
  • Endocrine Complications Of Cancer Therapy
  • Genitourinary Cancer Genomics
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Large Cell Cancer Of The Lung
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer Genomics
  • Malignant Carcinoid Tumor Of Kidney
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Esophagus
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Penis
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Prostate
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Ureter
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Ureteric Orifice
  • Malignant Tumor Of Male Genital Organ
  • Malignant Tumor Of Renal Pelvis
  • Mesothelioma
  • Neoplasm Of Epididymis
  • Nephroblastoma
  • Non Small-Cell Lung Cancer
  • Personal History Of Malignant Neoplasm Of Bladder
  • Personal History Of Malignant Neoplasm Of Epididymis
  • Personal History Of Malignant Neoplasm Of Kidney
  • Plasma Cell Dyscrasia
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Metastases
  • Queyrats Erythroplasia
  • Renal Cancer
  • Rhabdoid Tumor Of The Kidney
  • Scrotal Tumor
  • Secondary Malignant Neoplasm Of Genital Organs
  • Secondary Malignant Neoplasm Of Kidney
  • Secondary Malignant Neoplasm Of Urinary Organs
  • Seminoma
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Teratogen Exposure
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Choriocarcinoma
  • Testicular Mass
  • Thymoma
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Cancer
  • Unknown Primary Cancer
  • Urachal Cancer
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Howard L. West practices at two locations

Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill
Medical Groups
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