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Vincent J. Picozzi Jr, MD
Hematology/Oncology
 
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests
Pancreatic Cancer, gastrointestinal cancer (pancreaticobiliary), genitourinary cancer, hematologic oncology (lymphomas), myelodysplasia

Curriculum Vitae
Vincent J. Picozzi Jr, MD

Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Hematology/Oncology, Medical Oncology, Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Pancreatic & Biliary Tract Disease, Pancreatic Cancer, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Liver Cancer
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty in Hematology, Subspecialty in Medical Oncology
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, Calif., 1978; MS, Health Administration, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1999
Internship
Internal Medicine, Harvard University, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, 1979
Residency
Internal Medicine, Harvard University, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, 1981
Fellowships
Hematology, Stanford University, Calif., 1984; Oncology, Stanford University, Calif., 1984
Professional Activities and Awards
Read the Online Issue of Gut Instinct

President-elect, Washington State Medical Oncology Society
Member, Clinical Practice Committee for the American Society of Hematology
Former Faculty, Stanford Medical School
Former Section Head, Hematology and Oncology at Virginia Mason
Voted one of Seattle's Top Doctors by Seattle Met in 2009 and by Seattle magazine in 2009 and 2010.

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
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
I would recommend Virginia Mason Oncology. I would also highly recommend *Dr. Vincent Picozzi to ALL person's who have cancer or a family member or friend, *Dr. P. is excellent.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
Very pleased with my care.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2020
COVID has stressed everyone and oncology is stressful. *Dr. Picozzi and his team have gone above & beyond to treat regardless of that and maintain a remarkably positive atmosphere.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
Dr. Piccozi is the best
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
I have recommended Dr. V. Picozzi to several others.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
"*Dr. Picozzi" is a very good doctor w/lots knowledge in pancreatic cancer. He was also very caring (I felt) & made an effect in _____ clinic trials for me! Please "thank you" him for me -
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
Very good experience, could not ask for any better care!!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
*Dr. Picozzi is a very good doctor, but he is spread too thin.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
*Dr. Picozzi does an excellent job of keeping me informed & included in my plan of care! He listens to me & answers all my questions!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
Dr Picozzi takes in my questions and addresses them with kindness, provides context and a better understanding of the general state of affairs and answers to specific questions and propositions.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
*Dr. Picozzi is very knowledgeable & professional.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
*Dr. Vincent Picozzi is the tops.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
Dr. Picozzi is incredible and Virginia Mason and I are very fortunate to have him.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
I have recommended *Dr. Picozzi & Virginia Mason to others who were diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
*Dr. Picozzi is simply amazing. I have lived 15 mo. longer than expected. In large part to *Dr. Picozzi. Now... we are to have his expertise, understanding & commitment to his pts.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
Dr Picozzi is kind, compassionate and thorough. I trust him with my life.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
Dr. Picozzi always provides excellent care.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
Dr Picozzi has treated two of my family members prior to me. So yes, I definitely will/would recommend him.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
Both Dr. Picozzi and the supporting Virginia Mason Team, make a sincere effort to understand how I feel physically, mentally and emotionally, showing kindness and care with questions, answering any concerns showing professional excellence.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
This is a multi star physician. Saved my life 16 years ago and has made sure I stay alive! Not often you are treated by the doctor who developed the cure... but this was my luck. I am cured because of *Dr. Picozzi!!!
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
He is a super physician in all things. I'm now free of PANCREATIC CANCER!
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
Doctor Picozzi is the best doctor I have!
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
*Dr. P is so busy! I love him.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
Dr. Picozzi is the best
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
Dr. Piccozi & team are world class. I'm greatly relieved knowing that they're on my case.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
In my opinion, Dr. Picozzi is one of the best Physicians I have ever encountered. Furthermore, he shows genuine empathy and concern not normally found today. Dr. Picozzi is really a nice person.