Practice News

  • Minnesota Oncology launches nnew electronic health record (EHR) system

    Oct 23, 2019

    Dear Patients, On October 28, Minnesota Oncology is launching a new electronic health record (EHR) system that will provide tremendous benefit to you: our patients. In anticipation of the new EHR, there are a few things you should know: We will have limited access to our EHR system on Friday afternoon, October 25, so please call us earlier in the day if...
  • Minnesota Monthly Recognizes 21 Minnesota Oncology Physicians as “Top Doctors” in 2019

    Sep 30, 2019

    If you or a loved one needed medical care, which doctor would you recommend? This is the question asked to 10,000 licensed Minnesota doctors to compile the list of Minnesota Monthly’s 2019 Top Doctors list. This year, Minnesota Oncology and Plastic Surgery Consultants are proud to annonce that 21 of our physicians were named to this list. The 2019 Top...
  • Minnesota Oncology Announces New Leadership

    Sep 09, 2019

    Minnesota Oncology, a practice in The US Oncology Network, is pleased to announce the appointment of new leadership. The Minnesota Oncology Board of  Directors named John Schwerkoske, MD as Practice President and Paul Thurmes, MD as Medical Director. Dr. Schwerkoske has been practicing medical oncology and hematology in the Twin Cities for more than 35 years and has been with...
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and Minnesota Oncology Announce Five-Year Collaboration

    Aug 22, 2019

                                            Value-based agreement aims to deliver best-in-class results at lower overall cost ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 22, 2019—Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) and Minnesota Oncology, a practice in The US Oncology Network, today announced a five-year...
  • Maplewood Cancer Center Welcomes New Physician

    Aug 20, 2019

    Minnesota Oncology is pleased to introduce our newest physician, Yang Liu, MD. Dr. Liu recently joined our Maplewood Cancer Center team and brings a variety of educational and patient-care experience to Minnesota Oncology. Dr. Liu earned her Doctor of Medicine degree from Case Western University School of Medicine in Cleveland, OH, and completed her residency in internal medicine at...
  • MN Oncology Proud to be a Teal Sponsor of MOCA Teal Strides for Ovarian Cancer

    Aug 01, 2019

    Minnesota Oncology is proud to once again be a Teal Sponsor of HOM Teal Strides for Ovarian Cancer walk/run to support Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MOCA). This year's event marks 20 years of strides against ovarian cancer at their annual HOM Teal Strides for Ovarian Cancer walk and run on Saturday, Sept. 14 at Rosland Park in Edina. MOCA, a...
  • Morrie’s Minnetonka Subaru donates blankets to Minnesota Oncology patients for 4th year

    Jul 09, 2019

    Edina, Minn. – Subaru of America, Inc. and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), two organizations committed to impacting positively the communities where they live and work, have partnered once again to send hope, love and warmth to Minnesota Oncology patients fighting cancer. For the fourth year in a row, Morrie’s Minnetonka Subaru and LLS - MN, ND,...
  • 20 MN Oncology Physicians Named 2019 Top Doctors

    Jun 25, 2019

    Minnesota Oncology and Plastic Surgery Consultants are proud to announce that 20 of our physicians representing all 12 of our clinic locations have been named “Top Doctors” this year by Mpls. St. Paul Magazine. This list represents more than one third of our physicians, most of whom are honored on other local lists such as Top...
  • Minnesota Oncology Nurse Named 2019 Outstanding Nurse Awards Finalist

    Jun 24, 2019

    Minnesota Oncology St. Paul Cancer Center radiation oncology nurse Sarah Myers was recently named a finalist in the Cancer Care category in the Mpls. St. Paul Magazine’s 2019 Outstanding Nurse Awards. According to the magazine, “These awards are designed to honor nurses who are impacting our community in clinics, hospitals, classrooms, and beyond." Myers, who joined...
  • Emily Prendergast, MD, Awarded 2019 Congressional Ambassador Award

    Apr 26, 2019

    During the 2019 Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer in Honolulu, HI, the SGO Honors and Awards Committee recognized individuals whose efforts have made an impact on the prevention, care and treatment of women’s cancers. Minnesota Oncology's Emily Prendergast, MD, gynecologic oncologist and surgeon, was honored with the SGO's 2019...
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