Dr. Gerardo Colon-Otero MD Hematologist

Dr. Gerardo Colon-Otero is a hematologist in Jacksonville, Florida and is affiliated with Mayo Clinic. He received his medical degree from University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Colon-Otero accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 48 doctors at Mayo Clinic who specialize in Hematology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Hematologist: Hematologic Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1982

University of Virginia
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1984 - 1986

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Hematology, 1982 - 1984

University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
Class of 1979

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

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2013

MN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Training Mid-level Providers on Palliative Care: Bringing Advanced Directives and Symptom Assessment and Management to Community Oncology Practices.
Lesperance, M.,Shannon, R.,Pumphrey, P. K.,Dunbar, E.,Genther, R.,Coleman, C. L.,Tabano, M.,Maurer, J.,Vazquez, A.,Capp, E.,McMillan, J.,Wilkerson, K.,Robbins, G.,Phillips, D. G.,Howick, P.,Solaun, C.,Sloan, J.,Colón-Otero, G.

RC0639: phase II study of paclitaxel, trastuzumab, and lapatinib as adjuvant therapy for early stage HER2-positive breast cancer.
Moreno-Aspitia, A.,Dueck, A. C.,Ghanem-Cañete, I.,Patel, T.,Dakhil, S.,Johnson, D.,Franco, S.,Kahanic, S.,Colon-Otero, G.,Tenner, K. S.,Rodeheffer, R.,McCullough, A. E.,Jenkins, R. B.,Palmieri, F. M.,Northfelt, D.,Perez, E. A.

A nurse practitioner directed intervention improves the quality of life of patients with metastatic cancer: results of a randomized pilot study.
Dyar, S., Lesperance, M., Shannon, R., Sloan, J., Colon-Otero, G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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