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Dr. Christopher Desimone, MD

Oncology*
4.6 (11)
Map Pin Small Lexington, KY
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Christopher Desimone, MD

Dr. Christopher Desimone, MD is an Oncology Specialist in Lexington, KY. They specialize in Oncology, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in Gynecological Oncology. They graduated from University of Kentucky and is affiliated with University of Kentucky Hospital. Dr. Desimone, completed a residency at University of Ky College of Med. Patients rated Dr. Desimone an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Desimone works at Uk Markey Cancer Center-Gynecologic Oncology Clinic in Lexington, KY. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Desimone's Office Locations

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    Uk Markey Cancer Center-Gynecologic Oncology Clinic
    800 Rose St Rm 330A, Lexington, KY 40536 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 257-1613

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  • University of Kentucky Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • Oncology

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    • 27 years of experience
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    • 1538103056
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Ky College of Med
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    • University of Kentucky
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    • Gynecological Oncology and Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    Dr. Desimone works at Uk Markey Cancer Center-Gynecologic Oncology Clinic in Lexington, KY. View the full address on Dr. Desimone’s profile.

    11 patients have reviewed Dr. Desimone. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Desimone.

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