Dr. William R Rate MD Radiation Oncologist

Dr. William Rate is a radiation oncologist in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Abington Memorial Hospital and Doylestown Hospital. He received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Rate accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Abington Memorial Hospital and one of 3 at Doylestown Hospital who specialize in Radiation Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncologist: General Radiation Oncology

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Radiation Oncology, 1985 - 1988

Drexel University College of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified 26 years in Radiation Oncology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Inhibition of aflatoxin B1-induced cytotoxicity and binding to DNA in cultured rat liver cells by naturally occurring flavones.
Schwartz, A. G., Rate, W. R.

Late orthopedic effects in children with Wilms' tumor treated with abdominal irradiation.
Rate, W. R., Butler, M. S., Robertson, W. W., D'Angio, G. J.

The effect of palliative radiation therapy on epidural compression due to metastatic malignant melanoma.
Herbert, S. H., Solin, L. J., Rate, W. R., Schultz, D. J., Hanks, G. E.

See all 12 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health 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
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