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Nanette Robinson, MD
Hematology/Oncology
 
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Profile
Special Interests
Breast cancer, benign and malignant hematology, general oncology and palliative care
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Hematology/Oncology, Breast Cancer, Medical Oncology, Cancer
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1993; Subspecialty in Hematology, 1996; Subspecialty in Oncology, 1997
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
McGill University School of Medicine, Montreal, Canada, 1990
Residency
Internal Medicine, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, 1993
Fellowships
Hematology/Oncology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, 1996
Professional Activities and Awards
Dr. Robinson is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology and the Southwest Oncology Group.
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Would recommend provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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July 2018
Dr. Nanette Robinson is caring, able to explain complicated issues in a very understandable way, understands quality of life has many different facets. I feel very fortunate to have her as my physician!
June 2018
My overall care at VM has been exceptional - all doctors, aids and nurses. Nanette has been fantastic in every regard.
May 2018
She is the best!
May 2018
Great doctor
May 2018
*Dr. Robinson always conveys concern in such an easy, personable manner. My questions matter to her and I always feel better informed and well cared for after our visits.
May 2018
I appreciate that the doctor remembered me and took an interest in my overall care.
May 2018
*Dr. Robinson is the absolute best.
May 2018
*Dr. Robinson is extraordinary. Kind, smart, gentle, clear, concerned, phenomenal.
April 2018
Dr Robinson listens to my issues / concerns with treatment. She is direct but compassionate. I continue my treatments at Virginia Mason because of Dr Robinson.
April 2018
*Dr. Robinson is the best & I tell everyone "if you are diagnosed w/breast cancer. Go to *Dr. Robinson."
April 2018
She gave me hope! Upbeat.
April 2018
Dr. Robinson listened to all of my concerns and responded in the most professional and caring manner. Just meeting with her and receiving instruction and advice made me feel great. I am very thankful that she helped me so much. I respect and trust Dr. Robinson very much.
March 2018
Dr. Robinson is top notch! She was so personable & took a real interest in my situation - she has a very human touch - she´s busy - but never acted like it!
February 2018
Dr Robinson ALWAYS make me feel my she cares about my concerns.
February 2018
excellent care provided all around. Dr. Robinson remembered important events of my visit last year and asked about them this year. I had forgotten, but she had not!
February 2018
I feel lucky to be her patient- even when that means I have cancer!
February 2018
My experience with Dr. Robinson has always been positive and and caring.
February 2018
My doctors are just awesome -
January 2018
Dr. Robinson is my favorite doctor I see. She is smart, knowledgable and very friendly and she cares about me as her patient. I highly recommend her to anyone that needs care for cancer.
January 2018
Dr Robinson was truly patient oriented, she gave me options, love her!
January 2018
Dr. is fabulous.
January 2018
Dr. Robinson explained all I wanted to know about cancer ?´s. #8. Excellent.
December 2017
I am not almost 6 years clear of breast cancer. Dr. Robinson has been there for me almost from day one. She is wonderful. I´m gong to miss our yearly visits.
December 2017
Dr. Robinson is the best!
December 2017
Always excellent, I feel our relationship gets better each time I have an appointment with her.
November 2017
I´m very lucky to have Dr. Robinson as my oncologist.
November 2017
after 7 years of care I have the utmost confidence in Dr Robinson and her ataff
November 2017
I love Dr. Nanette Robinson. She is compassionate and very caring. I am thrilled to have her as my Oncologist. I will continue to see her as long as I can.
November 2017
I am so very grateful to be blessed with Dr. Robinson!
November 2017
So smart and confident. Trust her completely.
September 2017
Dr Robinson is amazing to work with. Was able to educate me about other health issues not under her care. Friendly, informative, personal, caring .... she is great!
September 2017
Dr. Robinson is a very caring person and spends time with her patients to help them understand, thus she falls behind and her patients in the waiting room wait and wait and wait.
September 2017
She was a little bit rushed and distracted this last visit. This IS NOT usual for her and I did not need more of her time.
August 2017
Dr Robinson is phenomenal. I am very grateful that she is my oncologist. This is a long term relationship and I know she has many patients, but always makes me feel she knows who I am, my circumstances, my family and my disease. I trust her implicitly.
July 2017
Dr. Robinson always gives me the greatest of care and have the upmost confidence in her.
July 2017
Wonderful job!
July 2017
Dr Robinson is a fantastic doctor. I have faith in her expertise, and very much appreciate her empathy and excellent care.
July 2017
I highly recommend Dr. N. Robinson to any cancer patient. She is warm/comforting, knowledgeable, experienced, very concerned, detail oriented and remembers health history as well as personal family relationship/well being.
July 2017
The team took very good care of my condition, make me feel comfortable and were very attentive to my needs.
July 2017
I have complete confidence in Dr. Robinson´s assessments.
June 2017
I arrived in WA on June 1st with a new dx of breast ca, a new job, a new place to live and without my husband who had to remain in CA for work until July 5th. Stress level 11, on a 1-10 graph. After talking with Dr. Robinson, Dr. Grumley and Dr. Pham, my stress level went down 5 pts just knowing I had a plan and a team..They are amazing......I thank God for them
June 2017
Dr. Robinson is a Rock Star ... I feel so grateful having her as my oncologist. She is obviously a great doctor - AND - she is a caring person who has a good sense of humor(!) I enjoy my visits with her.
June 2017
GREAT experience!
June 2017
Dr. Robinson is a thoughtful, caring person who enables me to continue my efforts to stay well as can be expected. I am very thankful for his care, professionalism, and encouragement.
May 2017
Dr. Robinson has excellent listening skills, asks important questions and addresses issues that impact my ability to remain independent and in my home.
May 2017
Dr. Robinson is wonderful at keeping you at ease and straight forward at explanations which is very much appreciated.
May 2017
I love Dr. Robinson.
May 2017
Nanette Robinson provides me with outstanding medical care and emotional support.
May 2017
I was delighted with the care and concern shown by Robinson and the time she took to describe the choices related to medications that she was recommending. She left it open for me to make a different (yet informed) choice.
April 2017
have recommended Dr. Robinson
April 2017
I have full confidence in Dr. Robinson. She always provides thoughtful, expert information and is always compassionate and personable.
March 2017
I love Dr. Robinson!!
March 2017
All my dr´s/nurses are wonderful, in particular Dr Robinson and Dr Yoh - they are simply OUTSTANDING!! Professional, thorough, excellent listeners, and I can´t imagine having better docs...
March 2017
She is the best...
March 2017
Nanette is one of the most interesting and INTERESTED dr.´s I´ve known. She really cares about me, AND is competent & knowledgeable as well.
February 2017
VMMC Cancer Center is top-notch!
February 2017
I am in very good hands with Dr. Robinson.
February 2017
Dr. Robinson always takes her time with you and answers all you questions. You really know you can trust her and she cares about you as a patient.
February 2017
Dr. Robinson is a caring and competent physician; I feel well cared for with the high quality of her care.
January 2017
Dr. Robinson is obviously a high energy person, however, that doesn´t detract from her ability to listen to a patient and being open to spending time explaining what may not be easily understood.