Dr. Virginia Borges MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Virginia Borges is a medical oncologist in Aurora, Colorado and is affiliated with University of Colorado Hospital. She received her medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 21 years. Dr. Borges accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 21 doctors at University of Colorado Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Clinical Interests: Breast Neoplasms, Clinical Trials as Topic, Immunotherapy

Hospital Affiliation

University of Colorado Hospital
Ranked #15 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993–1996

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1996–1999

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 18 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Medical Oncology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 11 years in Hematology

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Publications & Presentations

Mammary Gland Involution as an Immunotherapeutic Target for Postpartum Breast Cancer.
Fornetti, J.,Martinson, H. A.,Betts, C. B.,Lyons, T. R.,Jindal, S.,Guo, Q.,Coussens, L. M.,Borges, V. F.,Schedin, P.

Trastuzumab emtansine and stereotactic radiosurgery: an unexpected increase in clinically significant brain edema.
Carlson, J. A.,Nooruddin, Z.,Rusthoven, C.,Elias, A.,Borges, V. F.,Diamond, J. R.,Kavanagh, B.,Kabos, P.

Physiological COX-2 Expression in Breast Epithelium Associates with COX-2 Levels in Ductal Carcinoma in Situ and Invasive Breast Cancer in Young Women.
Fornetti, J.,Jindal, S.,Middleton, K. A.,Borges, V. F.,Schedin, P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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