Banu Erhan Symington , MD

Internal Medicine , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

(208) 814-1000

St Lukes Magic Valley Medical Center
PO Box 409
Twin Falls, ID 83303

Overview

Banu Symington, MD is board certified in medical oncology and internal medicine. She is a fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and Governor of the ACPs Idaho Chapter. She is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Medical Association, and Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG), and is an active participant in SWOGs Breast Cancer Working Group. She is also a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Symington is very involved in clinical trials, leading clinical trials enrollment at St. Lukes MSTI for the last five years. In 2011, she won an award from the national Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP) for clinical trials participation. She also has a basic research background, and has investigated the role of integrin cell adhesion molecules in cancer cell division and metastasis. Dr. Symingtons Philosophy of Care: The patient is the boss. I am there to help guide you to make informed decisions. An educator at heart, I will do what I can to help you make the right decision. Dr. Symington has two daughters, four dogs, and a cat. Shes an athlete and gardener, and has recently been bitten by the travel bug.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 39 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Perelman School Of Medicine At University Of Pennsylvania

Graduation Date: in 1982

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • St Lukes Magic Valley Medical Center

Specialties: Internal Medicine , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificsource PSN/Balance MRF
  • Regence ID Preferred Provider Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO

Symington's Office Information

St Lukes Magic Valley Medical Center
PO Box 409
Twin Falls, ID 83303
(208) 814-1000

Fax: (208) 873-3946
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

N/A

Doctor Symington's Other Office Information

Saint Luke's Clinic
725 Pole Line Rd W
Twin Falls, ID 83301
(208) 814-1600

Fax:(208) 881-4191
Website:www.stlukesonline.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

St Lukes Magic Valley Regional Medical Center
801 Pole Line Rd W
Twin Falls, ID 83301
(208) 814-1000

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Kootenai Clinic Cancer Services-Ironwood
700 W Ironwood Dr Ste 130
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Sweetwater Regional Cancer Center
1180 College Dr
Rock Springs, WY 82901
(307) 382-2234

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-