Dr. Abby R Thrower MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Abby Thrower is a medical oncologist in Augusta, Maine and is affiliated with MaineGeneral Medical Center-Waterville Campus. She received her medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. She is one of 4 doctors at MaineGeneral Medical Center-Waterville Campus who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996 - 1999

University of Arizona
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1999 - 2002

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Hematology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

ME State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Two concurrent phase II trials of paclitaxel/carboplatin/trastuzumab (weekly or every-3-week schedule) as first-line therapy in women with HER2-overexpressing metastatic breast cancer: NCCTG study 983252.
Perez, E.A., Suman, V.J., Rowland, K.M., Ingle, J.N., Salim, M., Loprinzi, C.L., Flynn, P.J., Mailliard, J.A., Kardinal, C.G., Krook, J.E., Thrower, A.R., Visscher, D.W., Jenkins, R.B.

Cellular proteins bind to sequence motifs in the R1 element between the HCMV immune evasion genes.
Bullock, G.C., Thrower, A.R., Stinski, M.F.

Does sunscreen prevent epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) inhibitor-induced rash? Results of a placebo-controlled trial from the North Central Cancer Treatment Group (N05C4).
Jatoi, A., Thrower, A., Sloan, J. A., Flynn, P. J., Wentworth-Hartung, N. L., Dakhil, S. R., Mattar, B. I., Nikcevich, D. A., Novotny, P., Sekulic, A., Loprinzi, C. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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