Dr. James W Lynch MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. James Lynch is a medical oncologist in Gainesville, Florida. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Shands at the University of Florida. He received his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Lynch accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 18 at Shands at the University of Florida who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

University FL Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1984 - 1987

Eastern Virginia Medical School
Class of 1984

University of Virginia
Other Training, Biology, 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Hand Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians
1995

Last Lecture, graduating class of 2013
2013

First Lecture—Given to the incoming medical Students
2011

Last Lecture Award—inaugural faculty speaker
2009

Inducted as a Hippocratic Scholar, College of Medicine
2008

Academy of Distinguished Teaching Scholars, University of Florida
2006

Sustained Excellence in Teaching Award
2005

Finalist for the National Humanism in Medicine Award, The Association of American Medical Colleges
2004

Best Doctors in America—Leukemia/lLymphoma
2003

Clinical Teacher of the Year, College of Medicine
2003

First faculty inductee, Chapman Humanism Society
2003

Society of Teaching Scholars Inductee
2002

Clinical Teacher of the Year, 2000-2001, COM, Fourth Year Class
2001

2001 Abstract Recognition and Award Winner, ISAGE, Quebec, Ontario
2001

Nomination for the National Humanism in Medicine Award, The Association of American Medical Colleges
1999

Clinical Teacher of the Year, 1997-1998, College of Medicine, Fourth Year Class
1998

Marshall, Graduation Ceremonies
1998

UF Bank Award for Excellence in Education and Research, COM
1997

Best Doctors in America—southeast Region
1996

Fellow, American College of Physicians
1996

Hippocratic Award, College of Medicine
1995

Hippocratic Award, College of Medicine
2003

Hippocratic Award, College of Medicine
2008

Best Teacher in the Department of Medicine, Gainesville Medical Group Award
1988

Outstanding Teacher Award, Outstanding Teacher Award
1987

Leighton Cluff Award, Housestaff to the Outstanding Medical Resident
1987

Hugh Hill Award, given to the best teacher among the housestaff
1986

Graduate with Distinction, University of Virginia
1981

Honorable Mention, Virginia Junior Academy of Sciences
1977

Publications & Presentations

An Evidence Based Medicine Approach to Treatment of LGNHL
2005 2 1

Fellows Review of Treatment for NHL
2004 11 1

PA Review of Hodgkin’s Disease and NHL
2004 10 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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