Douglas R. Adkins

Douglas R. Adkins, MD

  • Medical Oncology

Sees Patients For

Medical oncology, bone sarcomas, soft tissue sarcomas, thyroid cancer, head and neck cancer

Patients Seen At

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Academic Title(s)

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
Division of Oncology
Section of Medical Oncology


  • English



1992 Bone Marrow Transplantation, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, Texas


1990 Medical Oncology/Hematology, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, Texas


1989 Internal Medicine, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, Texas

Medical Degree

1986 Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio


1982 Biological Sciences, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio

Publications & Research

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Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

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