Dr. Anthony William Tolcher , MD

Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

(210) 616-5700

South Texas Oncology And Hematology
4383 Medical Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229

Overview

Dr. Anthony W. Tolcher is the Director of Clinical Research at START (South Texas Accelerated Research Therapeutics) in San Antonio, Texas. He is also a Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Division of Medical Oncology at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He is a graduate of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. He performed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Toronto and his fellowship in oncology at the University of British Columbia. He followed this with a research fellowship at the National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Tolcher was the Director of Clinical Research at the Cancer Therapy and Research Center (CTRC) in San Antonio from 2003 until April, 2007, and prior to that served as the Associate Director at the CTRC from 1999 to 2003. Dr. Tolcher's major interest is in the development of new anticancer agents. He has a special interest in molecular genetic targets for cancer therapy. He was a Fogarty Fellow at the National Institute of Health, and received the Murray Muirhead Award for humanitarian and academic excellence, and the Goel Prize in Medicine for excellence in the Clinical Disciplines. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada; a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology; and a member of the American College of Physicians, and the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. He also serves as a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology Scientific Program Committee and the Cancer Education Committee. He is an Associate Editor of the The Journal of New Anticancer Agents; and he is a scientific grant reviewer for the National Cancer Institute of Canada. Dr. Tolcher has authored numerous publications, including 38 peer reviewed publications, 26 Conference Proceedings, and 5 book chapters. He serves as a reviewer for the following journals: Anti-Cancer Drugs, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Annals of Oncology, Cancer Research, Clinical Cancer Research, Clinical Lung Cancer, Clinical Prostate Cancer, Human Gene Therapy, and the Journal of Cancer.

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Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

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Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Methodist Hospital
  • Northeast Baptist Hospital

Specialties: Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Premier MRF
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Tolcher's Office Information

South Texas Oncology And Hematology
4383 Medical Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
(210) 616-5700

Fax: (210) 059-3599
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Doctor Tolcher's Other Office Information

Fax:( ,2) 210-5955
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

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South Texas Oncology Hematology
4383 Medical Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
(210) 593-5700

Fax:(210) 061-5112
Website:thestartcenter.com
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
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South Texas Oncology Hematology
8715 Village Dr Ste 116
San Antonio, TX 78217
(210) 593-5600

Fax:(210) 059-3599
Website:thestartcenter.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

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