Dr. John Charles Ruckdeschel MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. John Ruckdeschel is a medical oncologist in Murray, Utah. He received his medical degree from Albany Medical College and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Ruckdeschel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1976

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1971 - 1972

National Cancer Institute
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1972 - 1975

Albany Medical College
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Phase III Chemoprevention Trial of Selenium Supplementation in Patients With Resected Stage I Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: ECOG 5597.
Karp, D. D.,Lee, S. J.,Keller, S. M.,Wright, G. S.,Aisner, S.,Belinsky, S. A.,Johnson, D. H.,Johnston, M. R.,Goodman, G.,Clamon, G.,Okawara, G.,Marks, R.,Frechette, E.,McCaskill-Stevens, W.,Lippman, S. M.,Ruckdeschel, J.,Khuri, F. R.

Randomized clinical trial of a brief and extensive dyadic intervention for advanced cancer patients and their family caregivers.
Northouse, L. L.,Mood, D. W.,Schafenacker, A.,Kalemkerian, G.,Zalupski, M.,Lorusso, P.,Hayes, D. F.,Hussain, M.,Ruckdeschel, J.,Fendrick, A. M.,Trask, P. C.,Ronis, D. L.,Kershaw, T.

Phase II Study of Pemetrexed and Cisplatin, with Chest Radiotherapy Followed by Docetaxel in Patients with Stage III Non-small Cell Lung Cancer.
Gadgeel, S.M., Ruckdeschel, J.C., Patel, B.B., Wozniak, A., Konski, A., Valdivieso, M., Hackstock, D., Chen, W., Belzer, K., Burger, A.M., Marquette, L., Turrisi, A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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