Dr. Benjamin R Tan MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Benjamin Tan is a medical oncologist in Saint Louis, Missouri. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of the Philippines College of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. He is one of 38 doctors at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and one of 22 at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Ranked #21 in Cancer

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991 - 1994

Washington University
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1994 - 1998

University of the Philippines College of Medicine
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A multidisciplinary approach to the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumor.
Mullady, D. K.,Tan, B. R.

Geriatric assessment is associated with completion of chemotherapy, toxicity and survival in older adults with cancer.
Wildes, T. M.,Ruwe, A. P.,Fournier, C.,Gao, F.,Carson, K. R.,Piccirillo, J. F.,Tan, B.,Colditz, G. A.

Thymidylate synthase genotype-directed neoadjuvant chemoradiation for patients with rectal adenocarcinoma.
Tan, B.R., Thomas, F., Myerson, R.J., Zehnbauer, B., Trinkaus, K., Malyapa, R.S., Mutch, M.G., Abbey, E.E., Alyasiry, A., Fleshman, J.W., McLeod, H.L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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