Dr. Richard L. Deming

Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines

Expert in Cancer
Expert in Breast Cancer
158 reported clinical trials
225 drugs studied
4 years of experience

About Richard L. Deming


  • Obtained MD from Creighton University School of Medicine in 1980.
  • Completed Residency in Radiation Oncology at the University of California, San Francisco.


  • Internship at Naval Medical Center in 1981.
  • Served as Medical Director of Mercy Cancer Center and Chairman of the Oncology Service Line at Mercy Medical Center.
  • Founder and Chairman of Above + Beyond Cancer, a nonprofit organization.
  • Recipient of the Lane Adams Quality of Life Award and the St. George National Award.
  • Affiliated with Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center, boasting over 43 years of experience in Radiation Oncology.

Area of expertise

Global Leader
Richard L. Deming has run 69 trials for Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage IV
Stage III
Stage I
2Breast Cancer
Global Leader
Richard L. Deming has run 26 trials for Breast Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage IV

Affiliated Hospitals

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Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
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Mercy Cancer Center-West Lakes

Clinical Trials Richard L. Deming is currently running

More about Richard L. Deming

Clinical Trial Related4 years of experience running clinical trials · Led 158 trials as a Principal Investigator · 97 Active Clinical Trials
Treatments Richard L. Deming has experience with
  • Nivolumab
  • Carboplatin
  • Cisplatin
  • Atezolizumab
  • Paclitaxel
  • Pembrolizumab

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Frequently asked questions

Do I need insurance to participate in a trial?
Almost all clinical trials will cover the cost of the ‘trial drug’ — so no insurance is required for this. For trials where this trial drug is given alongside an already-approved medication, there may be a cost (which your insurance would normally cover).
What does Richard L. Deming specialize in?
Richard L. Deming focuses on Cancer and Breast Cancer. In particular, much of their work with Cancer has involved Stage IV patients, or patients who are Stage III.
Is Richard L. Deming currently recruiting for clinical trials?
Yes, Richard L. Deming is currently recruiting for 89 clinical trials in Des Moines Iowa. If you're interested in participating, you should apply.
Are there any treatments that Richard L. Deming has studied deeply?
Yes, Richard L. Deming has studied treatments such as Nivolumab, Carboplatin, Cisplatin.
What is the best way to schedule an appointment with Richard L. Deming?
Apply for one of the trials that Richard L. Deming is conducting.
What is the office address of Richard L. Deming?
The office of Richard L. Deming is located at: Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines, Des Moines, Iowa 50314 United States. This is the address for their practice at the Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines.
Is there any support for travel costs?
The coverage of travel expenses can vary greatly between different clinical trials. Please see more financial detail in the trials you’re interested to apply.