Laura C. Dickerson, MD, Florida Cancer Specialists
Dr. Laura C. Dickerson
sees patients at the following locations:

Her research interests during her fellowship included osteonecrosis of the jaw in cancer patients treated with zoledronic acid and/or pamidronate as well as venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in neurosurgical patients.

Dr. Dickerson maintains a broad practice encompassing medical oncology, benign and malignant hematology. She has special interests in breast cancer, lung cancer, colorectal cancer and thromboembolic disease. She is an active member of the Cancer Team at North Florida Regional Medical Center. Dr. Dickerson is an investigator in multiple clinical research trials. She joined Gainesville Hematology and Oncology Assoc. in 2007, prior to the practice merging with Florida Cancer Specialists in 2010.

Laura C. Dickerson, MD

Undergraduate School:
  • University of California at Berkeley in Civil Engineering
Medical School:
  • Wake Forest University
Internship and Residency:
  • University of Florida
Fellowship:
  • Medical Oncology and Hematology Fellowship at University of Florida
Board Certified:
  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
Awards & Recognition:
  • Internal Medicine Excellence Award in Ambulatory Care
  • Fellows Grant Program Award from the American Society of Hematology
Memberships:
  • Diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Diplomat of the American Board of Medical Oncology
  • Member of the American Board of Hematology
  • Member of the ASCO and the American Society of Hematology
Dr. Dickerson talks about her life experiences which allow her to understand cancer from the viewpoint of a caregiver as well as a physician.