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Dr. Thorvardur Halfdanarson, MD

Medical Oncology*
4.6 (9)
Map Pin Small Rochester, MN
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Overview of Dr. Thorvardur Halfdanarson, MD

Dr. Thorvardur Halfdanarson, MD is a Medical Oncology Specialist in Rochester, MN. Dr. Halfdanarson, completed a residency at University Iowa Hosps and Clinics. Patients rated Dr. Halfdanarson an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Halfdanarson works at Mayo Clinic - Minnesota in Rochester, MN. They frequently treat conditions like Carcinoid Syndrome, Neuroendocrine Tumors and Small Intestine Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. 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.

Dr. Halfdanarson's Office Locations

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    MN - Cancer
    200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (507) 512-1667

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Carcinoid Syndrome
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Small Intestine Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Liver Cancer
Peritoneal Cancer
Bone Cancer
Endocrine Gland Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anemia
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Bladder Cancer
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Colorectal Cancer
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Eye Cancer
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Illeum Cancer
Lung Cancer
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Neutropenia
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pineal Region Tumors
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Thyroid Cancer
Tongue Cancer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Tract Cancer
Uterine Cancer
Liver Biopsy
Acute Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma
Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma, ALK Negative
Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma, ALK Positive
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Brain Cancer
Breast Carcinoma
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Chordoma
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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Coagulation Disorders
Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Duodenal Cancer
Ewing's Sarcoma
Fallopian Tube Cancer
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 2
Hodgkin's Disease
Jejunum Cancer
Kidney Cancer
Laryngeal Cancer
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Male Breast Carcinoma
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Malignant Mediastinal Tumor
Malignant Pleura Secondary
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Melanoma
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Meningiomas
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, Type 1 (MEN 1)
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Nodular Sclerosis Hodgkins Lymphoma
Nose Cancer
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Plasma Cell Leukemia
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Prostate Cancer
Secondary Hypertension
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Stomach Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Thymomas
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Bone Marrow Biopsy
Cancer Screening
Oral Cancer Screening
Skin Screenings
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    About Dr. Thorvardur Halfdanarson, MD

    Specialties*
    • Medical Oncology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1083684187
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University Iowa Hosps and Clinics
    Residency
    Board Certifications
    • Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Mayo Clinic-Rochester

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    Dr. Thorvardur Halfdanarson, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Halfdanarson is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Halfdanarson works at Mayo Clinic - Minnesota in Rochester, MN. View the full address on Dr. Halfdanarson’s profile.

    Dr. Halfdanarson has seen patients for Carcinoid Syndrome, Neuroendocrine Tumors and Small Intestine Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Halfdanarson on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    9 patients have reviewed Dr. Halfdanarson. 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. Halfdanarson.

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