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Hematology/Oncology

Alvaro Pereira-Rico, MD

Alvaro Pereira-Rico
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Specialties

Hematology / Oncology, Oncology

Distinctions
4.9
56 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Urologic oncology, including bladder, kidney, penile, prostate, testicular and ureteral cancers
Research Interests
  • Uro-oncology, including prostate, renal and bladder cancers
Languages
  • Spanish
Education
  • MD, Universidad Comlutense d Madrid School of Medicine, Madrid, Spain
Training
  • Fellowship, Medical Oncology and Hematology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Women's Health, Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center/John Cochran VA Hospital, St. Louis, MO
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center, St. Louis, MO
Board Certification
  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
Memberships
  • American Academy of Clinical Oncology
Awards and Honors
  • Best Doctors in America®, Medical Oncology and Hematology, 2015-2016, 2017-2018, 2019-2020
offices

Office Locations

Fox Chase Cancer Center at Temple University Hospital – Main Campus

3401 N. Broad Street
4th Floor, Zone D (Ambulatory Care Center)
Philadelphia, PA 19140
800-TEMPLE-MED

Fox Chase Cancer Center

333 Cottman Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19111

888-369-2427

Outpatient services located at Fox Chase Cancer Center Main Campus are provided by Temple University Hospital.

publications
Selected Publications

Wuthrick, E, Curran, W, Werner-Wasik, M, Lin, A, Axelrod, R, Pereira-Rico, A, Murphy, H, Machtay, Dicker, A. A Phase I Trial Combining The Anti-angiogenic Agent Sunitinib And Radiation Therapy For Patients With Primary And Metastatic CNS Malignancies. 2008 ASCO Proceedings, Abstract; poster presentation.

Wuthrick, E, Curran, W, Werner-Wasik, M, Lin, A, Glass, J, Evans, J, Andrews, D, Axelrod, R, Pereira-Rico, A, Murphy, H, Machtay, Dicker, A A Phase I Trial of Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiation Therapy with Sunitinib in Recurrent High Grade Glioma. 2008 ASTRO Proceedings; poster presentation.

Pereira-Rico, A. Do Negative Sentinel Lymph Nodes Identify a Good Risk Population Among Patients with Thick (>3 mm) Primary Cutaneous Melanomas? Published and not presented. 2002 ASCO Proceedings, Abstract #2781.

Pereira-Rico, A. Bilateral Renal Cell Carcinoma of Tuberous Sclerosis Associated with Von Willebrand Disease: First Case Report. Published and not presented. 2001 ASCO Proceedings, Abstract #2411.

Pereira-Rico, A. Synovial Sarcoma of the Bladder Treated with Adjuvant Chemotherapy. Published and not presented. 2001 American Society of Clinical Oncology Proceedings, Abstract #2910.

Pereira-Rico, A. The Use of Loratidine in the Prevention of G-CSF Induced Bone Pain. Poster presentation and published. 2001 Delaware Valley Oncology Fellows Award.

Pereira, A. ASHAP +/- ABMT: an effective strategy for relapsing and refractory Hodgkin´s Disease. 1995 American Society of Hematology Proceedings, Abstract #3289.

ratings & reviews

56 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about Patient Satisfaction Rating.

OVERALL RATING

4.90 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.9
Give easy to understand instruction
4.8
Provider expl in way you understand
4.8
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
5.0
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
November 14, 2020

Dr. Rico is first class. He took a lot of time honestly answering my wife's questions and listening to her concerns.

5.0
September 19, 2020

great Doctor and nurses

5.0
July 13, 2020

Great experience. [...]

5.0
November 27, 2019

"OK."

5.0
November 25, 2019

This was my last appt. with Dr. Peireira-Rico who has been an excellent doctor, always attentive and concerned about my care. Absolutely no complaints about him. [...]

5.0
November 9, 2019

great doctor and nurses

5.0
August 26, 2019

The doctor and nurse were very concerned about a situation I was going through. Very thankful.