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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, Leukemia, Lymphoma
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

Top Doctor, Seattle Met Magazine: 2019
Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology
Member, American Society of Hematology
Member, 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.
Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
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Provider showed concern
 
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Provider explained things clearly
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - October 2020
*Dr. Robinson has been a terrific doctor from the very start of my journey through breast cancer. She is so smart, a clear communicator, and puts me at ease every step.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2020
Dr. Robinson has been my Oncologist since 2006. I love her and trust her. She doesn't sugar coat anything, and yet I always feel good after seeing or speaking with her, even if things aren't always good.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
Fabulous doctor who goes the extra mile.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
Dr. Robinson is absolutely top-notch! I feel fortunate to be her patient.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
feels more like a partnership than a specialist going through the motions
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
Dr Robinson and her team are the BEST!! I feel confident that she truly cares for me, have my best interest and very knowledgeable!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
Dr. Robinson is an amazing oncologist!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
*Dr. Robinson was exceptional! We truly enjoyed meeting her and look forward to our next visit.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
*Dr. Robinson is an excellent dr. Great communication skills, always looking out for my best interest. I would highly recommend her to anyone needing cancer care!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
I have a lot of confidence in *Dr. Robinson - she is very clear about my care - answers my questions and is supportive about My decisions regarding my care.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
I've seen *Dr. Robinson for 10 years and literally trusted her with my life. She's wonderful.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
throughly yet concise explanations..Carefully organized information with constant checks for questions or understanding of possibilities. She gave me time to comment and was compiling a clear picture of my situation and reassuring in all exchanges. Excellent use of time and projections for future interactions
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
Dr. Robinson is an excellent doctor. she is so professional but at the same time puts you at ease and makes you feel like you are very important to her. She has been my doctor for 7 years and I'm so happy to have her!
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
dr. robinson was very generous with the time allotted for my visit.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
I come from Alaska to see Dr. Nanette Robinson. It isn't convenient for me but Dr. Robinson makes it worth the trouble for me by providing professional and attentive care.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
*Dr. Robinson is wonderful.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
Dr. Robinson is fully engaged when we meet, revisiting earlier discussions. She is smart, proactive and kind. Exceptional care.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
Very pleased with the Dr's followup oncology visits and drug discussions
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
Always an excellent experience with Doctor and staff!!
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
Dr. Robinson more than I hoped for and better than expected.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
Exceptional care and thoughtful explanations of test results.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
Dr Robinson is very caring, and provides great patient care.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
*Dr. Robinson ALWAYS explains everything, gives options & we discuss. A GREAT oncologist.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
Dr. Robinson is an extraordinary person. Any person who finds his/herself in need of an oncologist is in an extremely agonizing position. I am so glad I was referred to Dr. Robinson. She genuinely cares about my health and life quality. My care from her has been extraordinary.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
*Dr. Robinson in oncology is wonderful.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
Dr. Robinson is wonderful - cheerful and highly competent.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
*Dr. Robinson is one of the best doctors I have ever had!
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
would definitely recommend
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
*Dr. Robinson provided help in locating another hematologist in Tacoma to eliminate 3 hr. return trip to my home on limited time available.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
*Dr. Robinson is such a kind, compassionate and wonderful doctor. I always feel reassured with any issues I speak with her about.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
Dr. Robinson is the best doctor I've ever had. When she is with me, I never feel rushed, she makes me feel like my concerns are important, she follows through on everything, has an amazing memory about what has transpired in my medical history, and explains everything incredibly well. I always leave knowing I am in the best of hands.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
I am never made to feel rushed, no matter how busy the office seems. I really appreciate this
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
*Dr. Robinson is the VERY BEST!
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
Dr. Robinson exhibited great skill in listening, and letting me and my husband ask whatever was on our minds. No sense of being in a hurry, which is so welcome in a health care setting.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
I am very confident in Dr. Robinson. She explains everything and shows the scan results and pin points my cancer on the scan. She always assures me they are several options if this one would quit working.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
I appreciate that she cares about people and asks about personal life, but this can result in delays to other patients.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
Dr. Robinson always anticipates my questions & understands the complexities of each stage of my treatment & recovery
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
Great.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
Dr Robinson is outstanding in every aspect.