Fort Myers, Fla., February 3, 2020 – Dr. Raja Mehdi of Hope Cancer Care of Nevada (HCCN) welcomes Medical Oncologist Dr. Gary Palmer to the practice. HCCN, an American Oncology Network (AON) partner, has office locations in Las Vegas at 6827 West Tropicana Avenue and in Pahrump at 2340 East Calvada Boulevard Suite 7. Dr. Palmer is seeing patients in both locations.
After graduating from Stanford University School of Medicine, Dr. Palmer completed residencies in Medicine at Boston City Hospital and at Massachusetts General Hospital, where he completed a fellowship in hematology/oncology. Dr. Palmer holds an MBA from University of California, Davis, in Sacramento, a master’s degree in Public Health from UCLA and a juris doctor from Concord University in Los Angeles, Calif. He is Board certified in medical oncology, hematology, and internal medicine.
“Dr. Palmer has an impressive background with vast experience in all areas of cancer care,” said Hope Cancer Care of Nevada Physician Dr. Raja Mehdi. “He brings to the practice a special interest in clinical research and is highly regarded for his approach to patient care that incorporates the most effective treatments.”
AON CEO Brad Prechtl, MBA stated, “As a community oncology practice we remain committed to providing patients with state-of-the art technology and personalized care conveniently located close to home. With Dr. Palmers’ extensive training and experience, I know he will bring value to HCCN and AON.”
Dr. Stephen Orman, AON Board Member & Chairman, said, “We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Palmer. His remarkable credentials make him an asset to our growing physician network.”
About American Oncology Network, LLC: (AONcology.com)
American Oncology Network, LLC (AON) is an alliance of physicians and seasoned healthcare leaders partnering to ensure the long-term success of community oncology. Launched in 2018, the rapidly growing AON network represents 72 physicians and 33 nurse practitioners and physician assistants practicing across 11 states. The executive management team of AON brings more than three decades of oncology practice management experience, enabling physicians to focus on what matters most – providing the highest quality care for patients.
The organization provides unique and comprehensive protocols for managing administrative procedures and enhancing ancillary services for its affiliates. AON is able to aggregate volume and attain economies of scale, as it guides its member physicians and practices through the transition to value-based reimbursement models that improve the patient experience and help to reduce the per-capita cost of cancer care.
AON also provides a unique model of physician led, community-based oncology management. With services such as a centralized specialty pharmacy, diagnostics, pathology, fully integrated electronic medical records, a care management team and a variety of financial assistance programs, an alliance with AON ensures that patients’ experiences will be at the very pinnacle of cancer care today.
About Hope Cancer Care of Nevada: (HCCNevada.com)
Hope Cancer Care (HCCN) specializes in personalized cancer care and treatment with advanced technology in a relaxed environment. HCCN believes in the Hope difference. Offering state-of-the-art cancer treatments and caregiver support with high-end modern amenities. Truly a comprehensive cancer care facility.
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