Joining an elite group of only five oncologists in the country, Dr. Bruce A. Feinberg asked to serve on Wellpoint’s national clinical oncology advisory committee.
WellPoint is one of the nation’s largest publicly traded health care companies serving the needs of more than 13 million medical members and approximately 43 million specialty members nationwide through Blue Cross of California®, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia®, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Missouri®, HealthLink, and UNICARE. WellPoint has 80 offices and 16,300 employees around the country and is projected to be the single largest managed care provider in the country. In 2002, WellPoint was named Fortune Magazine’s Most Admired Health Care Company in the country.
Dr. Feinberg is chief executive officer and president of Georgia Cancer Specialists. Board certified in oncology and internal medicine, he sees patients at the GCS Rockdale and Stemmer (Decatur) clinics in addition to managing the 31-physician practice.
Dr. Feinberg was instrumental in establishing Georgia Cancer Specialists, the largest and first integrated oncologic specialty practice with medical and radiation oncology services in the Southeast. He is a member of the Southern Association of Oncology and the American Cancer Society, Chairman of the Board for Georgia Cancer Foundation, and Executive Board Member for Bosom Buddies.
He received his medical degree at Philadelphia College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and served his residency at Delaware Valley Medical Center in Langhorne, PA, and had a fellowship at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX.