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Dr. Heather J Allen, MD

Dr. Heather J Allen, MD

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    Overview

    Dr. Heather Allen is a medical oncologist at Comprehensives Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN), who specializes in the treatment of breast cancer and actively participates in clinical research at the practice. Dr. Allen has been practicing in Las Vegas since completing her medical training in 1981. She is a past President of the Clark County Medical Society and Nevada State Medical Association and past Chairman of the Board of Blood Systems Incorporated. Dr. Allen also helped establish the Sunrise Breast Center at Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center. Dr. Allen cares for her patients in two ways. First, through a multidisciplinary treatment approach, which she believes is essential because treatment planning involves many other specialists including breast surgeons, pathologists, radiation oncologists as well as nurses, pharmacists, members of the research team, counselors, etc. Second, every treatment plan is individualized according to the specifics of each case as well as the needs of the patient. She believes that it’s important that her patients are well cared for and also feel well cared for. Dr. Allen has received numerous awards including “Top Doctors” by Desert Companion, Las Vegas Life, Vegas Seven, Vegas Inc., “Medical Marvels” and “Healthcare Heroes” by Nevada Business magazine, and “Local Ladies” by Las Vegas Woman Magazine. In 2012, she received the Senoras of Excellence award from the Latin Chamber of Commerce for her contribution to the community’s enrichment. Dr. Allen also received the 2013 ATHENA International Leadership Award by the Women’s Chamber of Commerce and was inducted into the hall of fame in 2014.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Hematology / Oncology Specialist

    Education & Training

    University of Utah Affiliated Hospitals (Internship)

    University of Utah Affiliated Hospitals (Residency)

    University of Arizona (Fellowship)

    Doctorate - University of Califonia, San Francisco

    Bachelors Degree - Stanford University

    Medical Conditions Treated

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Hematology / Oncology Specialist, like Dr. Heather Allen, may include:

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    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Allen's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada Central Valley

    3730 S Eastern Avenue

    Las Vegas, NV 89169

    (702) 952-3400

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    Clark County Medical Society

    Member

    1981

    Southern Nevada Research Foundation

    Member

    1986

    American College of Physicians

    Fellow

    1977

    American Medical Association

    Member

    1977

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Heather Allen accepting new patients?

    No, Dr. Heather Allen is not accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Heather Allen offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Allen's office at (702) 952-3400 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Heather Allen offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Allen's office at (702) 952-3400 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Heather Allen speak?

    Dr. Heather Allen speaks English.

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