Dr. Purcell began his medical education in 1985 at the Millsaps College in Jackson, graduating in 1996 from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta. In 1999 he completed his residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. Dr. Thomas Purcell was a fellow at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore until 2002. Currently, Dr. Purcell is affiliated with the University of Colorado Cancer Center and practices as a medical oncologist.
Millsaps College, Jackson, MS - 1985
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA - 1996
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX - 1999
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD – 2002
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine - Oncology
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American Society of Clinical Oncology
Verified Patient ReviewsRate This Doctor
May 07, 2014
by James B.
“Dr. Purcell is probably the best oncologist in the U.S. He is very caring and knowledgeable. I was going to another oncologist before I found out about him, and believe me there is a visible difference. I recommended him to my friends who also suffer of cancer. He really cares about his patients and always makes sure that they are getting the best treatment. Dr. Purcell is number one on my list.”
May 14, 2009
by Robert W.
“Dr. Purcell is the third oncologist that I have ever been to. He was the one that diagnosed my hodgkins disease. All the other doctors told me that I did not have cancer. I was so relaxed knowing that there was nothing wrong with me. After meeting Dr. Purcell, I had a diagnosis and a plan. He has been a great person to work with as well as his staff. I thank God that I paid a visit to Dr. Purcell.”
April 05, 2008
by Sally B.
“Dr. Purcell really cares about his patients. He helped my Mother-in-law with her treatment for colon cancer and in the end everything went great. ”