Dr. Jennifer L. Garst MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Jennifer Garst is a medical oncologist in Raleigh, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke Raleigh Hospital and Duke Regional Hospital. She received her medical degree from Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Garst accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 11 doctors at Duke Raleigh Hospital and one of 4 at Duke Regional Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: Thoracic Cancer

Hospital Affiliation

Duke Raleigh Hospital

Duke Regional Hospital
High performing in Cancer

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #22 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990–1993

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1993–1996

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 21 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 17 years in Medical Oncology

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Assessment of the impact of adjunctive proactive telephone counseling to promote smoking cessation among lung cancer patients' social networks.
Bastian, L. A.,Fish, L. J.,Peterson, B. L.,Biddle, A. K.,Garst, J.,Lyna, P.,Molner, S.,Bepler, G.,Kelley, M.,Keefe, F. J.,McBride, C. M. 2013 1 5

Cancer- and treatment-related anemia.
Rodgers, G.M., Cella, D., Chanan-Khan, A., Chesney, C., Cleeland, C., Coccia, P.F., Demetri, G.D., Djulbegovic, B., Garst, J.L., Gore, M., Kraut, E.H., Lin, W., Millenson, M., Mock, V., Reinke, D., Rosenthal, J., Sabbatini, P.

A pilot study investigating the utility of the cognitive-behavioral model of insomnia in early-stage lung cancer patients.
Rumble, M.E., Keefe, F.J., Edinger, J.D., Porter, L.S., Garst, J.L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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