About David Crockett MD

Dr. David Crockett is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist in central Nebraska. He graduated from Creighton University and completed both his Residency and Fellowship at University of Nebraska Medical Center. Through the Fulbright U.S. Student program, Dr. Crockett was fortunate to have lived in Barcelona and is fluent in Spanish.

Empathy and good communication are important to Dr. Crockett in order to deliver excellent care alongside his medical knowledge and expertise.  Advancements are being made every day and he enjoys staying on top of new treatment options and available trials for patients.

Outside of providing patient care, Dr. Crockett enjoys traveling, listening to sci-fi and self-improvement audio books, watching soccer and spending time with his wife, Libby, and their two young children.

“Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can’t practice other virtue consistently.” –Maya Angelou

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Dr. Crockett is interested in research and clinical trials for the future of cancer treatment.

  • Medical Degree:
    Creighton University School of Medicine – Doctorate of Medicine (2010)

  • Residency:
    University of Nebraska Medical Center

  • Fellowship:
    University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Nebraska Oncology Society
    American Society of Clinical Oncology


The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

4.88 out of 5
  • 5/31/2024
    The Doctor and the staff. They are awesome and make you understand what they are doing. Very good people.:)
  • 5/30/2024
    Very impressed with the staff and providers.
  • 5/25/2024
    Very good care
  • 5/24/2024
    Pleasant people, Doctors, nurses, lab personnel and administrators!
  • 5/24/2024
    Friendly professional and knowledgeable
  • 5/22/2024
    Doctor Crocket was exceptional. I really appreciate all your help during this difficult time.
  • 5/18/2024
    Everyone is so caring and concerned about you. They always go that extra mile.
  • 5/17/2024
    You are all super great.
  • 5/16/2024
    Great Doctor
  • 5/15/2024
    Good people there
  • 5/15/2024
    Interaction with each NCS staff member
  • 5/15/2024
    Nice facility, friendly staff..
  • 5/7/2024
    Everyone was really nice and walked out knowing a lot and feeling good about my outcome.
  • 5/8/2024
    I have received the best care that I got from Nebraska cancer specialist doctors and nurses are great and I would highly recommend it to anybody.
  • 5/2/2024
    Respectful staff and great follow up when questions are asked.
  • 4/26/2024
    The way we were treated. Dr. Crockett very engaging and answered our questions. Setting our mind at ease. Nurses very friendly and caring. This is very scary to us and felt like we were being taken care of.
  • 4/26/2024
    They are very professional. They answer all my questions and I get along great with the nurse and Dr Crockett.
  • 4/30/2024
    Quality of Staff.
  • 5/2/2024
    Great people.
  • 4/23/2024
    Close to home- labs, nurses, and Dr's (DC). All great!
  • 4/24/2024
    NCS is always helpful, kind, knowledgeable, smiling, supportive and feel like family!
  • 4/18/2024
    Prompt, direct care.
  • 4/14/2024
    Very friendly staff and quick care.
  • 4/9/2024
    Excellent care and friendly staff.
  • 4/5/2024
    Honest, friendly, very professional.
  • 3/30/2024
    Everyone was very caring and helpful.
  • 3/20/2024
    Your staff members are very kind and thoughtful while being very professional. My Doctor takes the time to listen to my thoughts and fears and has brought me through this.
  • 3/16/2024
    friendly and knowledgable staff.
  • 1/14/2024
    I was pleased with the care that I received.
  • 09/07/23
    The Doctor was very profesional and helpful. I’m very satisfied with my visit.
  • 08/24/23
    Everyone was very nice and professional.
  • 08/29/23
    Everything went fine. Was glad to hear all went well.
  • 08/22/23
    Everyone there are so caring and concerned about your well being. They always have a smile and are quick to make you as comfortable as they can. If you have any questions no matter how big or small they will answer it or find out the answer for you. It is not a fun reason that you are there but you do look forward to seeing them and they make it bareable.
  • 07/21/23
    Very pleasant staff ....accommodating and caring of your needs.
  • 07/13/23
    Very warm and friendly!! Very professional!
  • 07/19/23
    Every one was very nice and professional. My Doctor (Crockett) explained everything with clarity, very easy to understand what was the problem and he will get my appointment closer to home for the treatment. Thank you
  • Everyone at the cancer center was very nice.
  • Dr. Crockett and staff made our 1st oncology appointment truly the best experience you could have. Very detailed about every step and made sure we can no additional questions or concerns. Thank you.
  • 07/06/23
    Very nice, compassionate staff. Great communication and easy to understand as far as what was going on.
  • 05/23/23
    Everyone was so kind and caring which puts patients at ease. Great people are at this clinic. Thank you so much.
  • 05/01/23
    Thank you.
  • 04/20/23
    NCS (Dr Crockett & his staff) have been great in treating my dad. I couldn’t ask for a better place to be.
  • 04/25/23
    Very pleased with the appointment and felt that they care about my future health.
  • 04/27/23
    Dr. Crockett is always willing to answer my questions and the staff are all very kind and knowledgeable.
  • 04/13/23
    Thank you Dr. Crockett for clear explanations and encouragement.
  • 04/14/23
    Staff is friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and informative
  • 04/04/23
    Everyone is very good about helping me.
  • 03/23/23
    Dr Crockett was very informative and has a good bedside manor.
  • 03/21/23
    Always friendly and helpful.
  • 03/10/23
    Very happy with all the input I was given. Very educational and professional, it was a positive experience as Dr. Crocket had a very direct plan of action that I need to follow before stating treatment.
  • 03/03/23
    They are prompt. Dr. Crockett is so helpful and friendly.
  • 02/09/23
    Kind staff and provided good education.
  • 01/24/23
    Everyone was very friendly.
  • 01/12/23
    Great visit! Very professional but also warm and friendly.
  • 01/03/23
    Outstanding in every aspect. Staff go out their way to be. Helpful.

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