Benjamin T. Herms, M.D.
Medical Oncology and Hematology
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Benjamin T. Herms, MD, is a medical oncologist and hematologist who specializes in lung cancer and genitourinary cancer. Dr. Herms is board-certified in internal medicine and medical oncology and serves as OHC’s principal investigator for genitourinary clinical trials. He also has a special interest in palliative care.
“Specializing in cancer care gives me the opportunity to be on the cutting edge of science and medicine with the opportunity to interact very personally with my patients and their families. I take the time to get to know them so I can identify additional support they may need and help them through their cancer journey,” said Dr. Herms.
In his free time, Dr. Herms enjoys spending time with his family: his wife, their four children and their dog.
Education & Training
Medical School: University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY
Residency: University of Louisville School of Medicine
Fellowship: Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH
American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
I am so grateful to have been assigned to Dr. Benjamin Herms as my oncologist! I feel very comfortable in his care and would highly recommend him to anyone who needs a doctor within his specialty. – B.L., July 2020
I was always treated with the upmost respect and Dr. Herms was always able to answer any question that I had. I would be happy to refer anyone to him. – P.W., July 2020
I have had cancer for over 18 years and Dr. Herms is the best. He listens to my concerns, is kind and patient. I hope I have him as my doctor till the end of my life. I love his entire staff as well. – E.K., July 2020
Dr. Herms is knowledgeable, friendly and answers all my questions. He never makes me feel rushed. Great doctor. – B.S., July 2020
Dr Herms is very attentive when we meet and continues to provide excellent advice on dealing with my condition. He is thorough and is accessible when needed. I highly recommend him. – J.B., July 2020