Physician/Clinician Details

Yildirim, Zafer MD
Turkish (in addition to English)
Zafer Yildirim, MD, PhD, ABIM specializes in medical oncology and hematology. He brings high quality, comprehensive cancer care to patients in the Lower Columbia Region. Dr. Yildirim is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine. His specialized training and background will serve the patients of the Lower Columbia Region well.

Dr. Yildirim has spent over 14 years completing his post-graduate studies at prestigious universities and medical schools throughout the United States:

PhD: 1990-1996
Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio

Internal Medicine Residency: 1996-1999
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine/Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Critical Care Fellowship: 1999-2000
St. Louis University/St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis, Missouri

Hematology/Medical Oncology Fellowship:2000-2003
University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington, Vermont

According to Dr. Hyman Muss, Director of Hematology/Oncology Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington, Vermont, "Dr. Yildirim personifies all those qualities one desires in a hematologist/oncologist- compassion and dedication to patient care and caring, excellence, and cutting-edge knowledge."
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PeaceHealth Medical Group - Lower Columbia

PeaceHealth Lower Columbia Cancer Center
1615 Delaware Street
Longview WA 986322367
(360) 414-7878
(360) 414-7876
Specialty Type
Hematology Secondary
Internal Medicine Secondary
Oncology: Medical Primary
Board Certification
ABIM: Hematology
ABIM: Medical Oncology
American Board of Internal Medicine
Education Degree Program Specialty
University of Vermont College of Medicine Fellowship Hematology
St. John's Mercy Medical Center Fellowship Critical Care Medicine
Spectrum Health Residency Internal Medicine
Spectrum Health Internship Internal Medicine
Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine MD Medical School
Insurance Accepted
Care Oregon
Cigna Healthcare
Community Health Plan of WA (CHPW)
Coventry/First Health Network
Crime Victims
First Choice Health Network
Health Net of Oregon
Humana Health Plan
Labor And Industries
Moda Health (ODS)
Oregon Medicaid (DMAP)
Pacific Source
PacifiCare of Oregon
Premera HealthPlus-Blue Cross
Railroad Medicare
Regence Blue Shield
Secure Horizons
Tri-West ( TRICARE)
United HealthCare Networks
WA Medicaid (DSHS)