Dr. Robert H Vonderheide MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Robert Vonderheide is a medical oncologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Philadephia Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 21 years. Dr. Vonderheide accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Philadephia Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1996

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1996 - 1998

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

PA State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Mitigating the toxic effects of anticancer immunotherapy.
Gangadhar, T. C.,Vonderheide, R. H.

Engineering T cells for cancer: our synthetic future.
Vonderheide, R. H.,June, C. H.

Role of crosslinking for agonistic CD40 monoclonal antibodies as immune therapy of cancer.
Richman, L. P.,Vonderheide, R. H.

See all 63 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select
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