Alonso V. Pacheco, MD
Medical Oncologist / Hematologist
About Alonso V. Pacheco, MD
Dr. Pacheco is a board-certified medical oncologist. He is enjoys treating patients with all cancer types and hematological disorders. Dr. Pacheco has a passion for treating patients with a diagnosis of advanced cancer and maximizing opportunities to cure cancer. Dr. Pacheco focuses on providing personalized and targeted treatments, including immunotherapy. Favoring a collaborative approach, Dr. Pacheco attends general oncology tumor boards at multiple hospitals (St. Mary Corwin, Parkview, and St. Thomas Moore) and city-wide hematology boards regularly. He also presents and reviews cases with other cancer specialists such as surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, and radiation oncologists. This multi-disciplinary team confers to tailor the most beneficial treatment plan for each patient.
Clinical Care Expertise
Central Nervous System Tumors
Head and Neck Cancer
Hematology & Oncology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO
Patient Care Philosophy
I believe in the importance of amplifying the voice the patient and practicing shared decision-making in determining the next best appropriate plan of action. I believe it is important to maintain the patient's health throughout treatment, keep their energy level as high as possible, and maintain a positive outlook on life.
Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Medical Director