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 love and trust this man to infinity. Thank you, Dr. Herms, for all you do. – Kimi, April 2020
Dr. Herms made sure my husband and I understood everything. He was very kind and patient and reassuring. – Christine, March 2020
Dr. Herms and his staff are professional and efficient while being kind and comforting. – Betty, March 2020
Dr. Herms is my hero. – Kim, January 2020
He has the latest information that is up to the minute. This makes the visit credible and proactive towards diagnosis and treatment. – Robert, January 2020