Dr. Kurt W Tauer MD
Oncologist | Medical Oncology7945 WOLF RIVER BLVD GERMANTOWN TN, 38138
Dr. Kurt Tauer is an oncologist practicing in Memphis, TN. Dr. Tauer specializes in the care and treatment of patients with cancer. As an oncologist, Dr. Tauer manages and oversees the treatment of a cancer patient after he or she has been diagnosed with the disease. Oncologists will care for their patients throughout the course of the disease. Types of oncologists include medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, gynecologic oncologists, pediatric oncologists and hematologist oncologists.
Education and Training
St Louis Univ Sch of Med, St Louis Mo 1980
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Medical Oncology
- Mem Sloan-Kettering Cancer Ctr, Medical Oncology; Baptist Mem Hosp, Internal Medicine
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