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Rhonda Bitting, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

113 Ratings

Rhonda Bitting, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Genitourinary Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Genitourinary Oncology

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-5440
Department: 336-716-4464

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Duke University, 2001
  • M.D., Vanderbilt University, 2005
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Univ CA at San Francisco, 2006
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Univ CA at San Francisco, 2008
  • Fellowship, Hematology And Oncology, Duke University, 2012

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

NPI Number

  • 1245361245
Rhonda Bitting, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

113 Ratings

Rhonda Bitting, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology
Hypertension and Vascular Research Center
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Research Interests

Neoplastic Cells, Circulating; Carcinoma, Renal Cell; Prostatic Neoplasms; Kidney Neoplasms; Protein Kinase Inhibitors
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-0327 | Department: 336-716-4464

Recent Publications

Incorporating blood-based liquid biopsy information into cancer staging: time for a TNMB system?. Yang M, Forbes ME, Bitting RL, O'Neill SS, Chou PC, Topaloglu U, Miller LD, Hawkins GA, Grant SC, DeYoung BR, Petty WJ, Chen K, Pasche BC, Zhang W.. Ann Oncol. 2018;29(2):311-323.

Circulating tumor cell-derived organoids: current challenges and promises in medical research and precision medicine. Praharaj PP, Bhutia SK, Nagrath S, Bitting RL, Deep G.. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2018;1869(2):117-127.

Phase II trial of the PI3 kinase inhibitor buparlisib (BKM-120) with or without enzalutamide in men with metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer. Armstrong AJ, Halabi S, Healy P, Alumkal JJ, Winters C, Kephart J, Bitting RL, Hobbs C, Soleau CF, Beer TM, Slottke R, Mundy K, Yu EY, George DJ.. Eur J Cancer. 2017;81():228-236.

Circulating mutational portrait of cancer: manifestation of aggressive clonal events in both early and late stages. Yang M, Topaloglu U, Petty WJ, Pagni M, Foley KL, Grant SC, Robinson M, Bitting RL, Thomas A, Alistar AT, Desnoyers RJ, Goodman M, Albright C, Porosnicu M, Vatca M, Qasem SA, DeYoung B, Kytola V, Nykter M, Chen K, Levine EA, Staren ED,.. J Hematol Oncol. 2017;10(1):100.

Mutational landscapes of smoking-related cancers in Caucasians and African Americans: precision oncology perspectives at Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center. Kytola V, Topaloglu U, Miller LD, Bitting RL, Goodman MM, D Agostino RB Jr, Desnoyers RJ, Albright C, Yacoub G, Qasem SA, DeYoung B, Thorsson V, Shmulevich I, Yang M, Shcherban A, Pagni M, Liu L, Nykter M, Chen K, Hawkins GA, Grant SC,.. Theranostics. 2017;7(11):2914-2923.

Clinical characteristics of patients with renal cell carcinoma and metastasis to the thyroid gland. Jackson G, Fino N, Bitting RL.. Clin Med Insights Oncol. 2017;11():.

Pazopanib and statin-induced rhabdomyolysis. Logue JM, Kiani B, Bitting RL.. Case Rep Oncol. 2017;10(3):954-957.

Optimizing the efficiency and quality of sipuleucel-T delivery in an academic institution. Davis K, Wood S, Dill E, Yuri Fesko YF, Bitting RL, Harrison MR, Armstrong AJ, Moul JW, George DJ.. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2015;19(3):297-303.

Genomic analysis of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) from men with metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) in the context of enzalutamide therapy [abstract]. Li J, Beaver J, Bitting RL, Gregory S, Armstrong AJ.. J Clin Oncol. 2015;33(15 Suppl):5042.

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Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology

Clinical Interests

Genitourinary Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Genitourinary Oncology
Rhonda Bitting, M.D.

Rhonda Bitting, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology
Hypertension and Vascular Research Center
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Rhonda Bitting, M.D.113 Ratings


Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
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CP concern for questions/worries
CP efforts to include in decisions
CP explanations of prob/condition
CP spoke using clear language
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
Likelihood of recommending CP
Patients' confidence in CP
Time CP spent with patient
Wait time at clinic

Patient Comments

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Dr Bitting is always great!


I've been with Rhonda for years and she is an excellent physician. Always explains, listens, and understands my unique situation.


Dr. Bitting is the best !!!!


Dr. Bitting is an excellent caregiver. She listens, she thoroughly explains your condition, medications and diagnosis . She gets A+ or 5 stars!!!!! Very caring and sincerely concerned.




Excellent doctor


Dr. Bitting is the best as well as her PA"s. caring, compassionate, informative.


I am so thankful to have Dr. Hitting.


No comments are necessary. The doctor treated me as I expected. I look forward to having a continuing relationship with the doctor as my condition develops and or remains stable.


Dr. Bitting has been my oncologist for two years now. She has been very helpful through this journey. And I have the upmost respect for her and the staff. Thank you.


Dr Bitting is a wonderfully sensitive and caring physician who has been remarkably helpful to me in dealing with my cancer.


Dr. Bitting is very professional and cares deeply about my health. Always has my best interest at heart and researches to find the best overall treatments for me. Gives me encouragement and hope and also explains to the fullest my treatment plans.


Only went there one time, got to go back.


Dr. Bitting along with a NP seem to have all the bases covered. I checked their online notes and found that I was quoted with total accuracy. They were not typing like crazy but looked at me and listened, and I listened to them. They were not obsessed with entering data into the computer. They did it later. High marks for the NP and Dr Bitting.


I have nothing but high regards for Dr. Rhonda Bitting.


Doctor Bitting is the best in all aspects


*Dr. Bitting was most courteous and pleasant. I felt her knowledge and professionalism were excellent. She is a great asset to Baptist Health - W.J.


I came into this appointment with a lot of apprehension but Dr Bitting helped assure me with her personable and positive approach. She won me over as did the NP.


I am very glad that Dr Bitting is my care provider. She and her assistant Toni have been there for me through my cancer treatment!. I am very thankful to them!

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