Below is a list of the top and leading Oncologists in San Diego. To help you find the best oncologist located near you in San Diego, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.
The top rated Oncologists in San Diego are:
- Laurie Frakes – cCare
- Donald B. Fuller – Genesis Radiation Oncology
- Uladzislau Naidzionak, MD – San Diego Oncology
- Marin Xavier – Scripps Mercy Hospital
- Andrew Hampshire – Sharp Rees-Stealy Frost Street North
Dr. Laurie Frakes completed her B.S. in biochemistry at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada, and received a master’s degree in immunology from the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. She then completed medical school and a residency in internal medicine at the University of Calgary, followed by a fellowship in hematology/oncology at the Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation in La Jolla, California.
Dr Frakes has a strong interest in research and is an active participant in clinical trials available through UCLA, as well as Scripps and biotech industry sponsored trials.
Cancer Screening & Diagnosis; Cancer Treatment; Clinical Trials; Physician Dispensing Services; Support Groups; Complementary & Integrative Medicine; Neurosurgery; Palliative Care; Urology; Chronic Pelvic Pain & Bladder Clinic
“Level of care is extraordinary. We feel safe with all cCare personnel. Every question is answered. They continually put our best interest first. Amen!!” – Patty Parrott
“They do an excellent job of taking care of every one that I know including Anita lungren.thank you so much for being there in time of need ” – bennie garner
Genesis Radiation Oncology
Donald B. Fuller, M.D. earned his doctorate at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington. He completed his internship at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, California and his Radiation Oncology residency at LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah, subsequently receiving advanced training in prostate brachytherapy and CyberKnife stereoctatic radiotherapy techniques. He is certified by the American Board of Radiology in Radiation Oncology.
Dr. Fuller joined Radiation Medical Group (an affiliate to CyberKnife Centers of San Diego) in 1988. His interests in the specialty include prostate cancer radiotherapy, prostate CyberKnife Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT), and radiation dose escalation for a variety of malignancies through the appropriate application of intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) and stereotactic (SBRT) techniques. He is the national principal investigator of a multi-institutional, prostate CyberKnife clinical trial: PROSPECTIVE EVALUATION OF CYBERKNIFE STEREOTACTIC RADIOSURGERY FOR LOW AND INTERMEDIATE RISK PROSTATE CANCER: EMULATING HDR BRACHYTHERAPY DOSIMETRY, and has also published an original CT-ultrasound fusion prostate brachytherapy technique in peer reviewed literature, as well as original manuscripts in the areas of lung cancer, pediatric cancer, sarcoma and gynecologic oncology. He is currently a reviewer for the International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics, a director for the CyberKnife Society, and a director representing the Radiation Oncology Division of Genesis Healthcare Partners.
Urology Care, Robotics Program, Immunotherapy, Treatments for BPH, Gastroenterology Services, Cyrotherapy, Genesis CyberKnife, Radiation Oncology Services, Prostate Cancer Center, Women’s Pelvic Care, Lithotripsy, The Endoscopy Center
“I had 25 rounds of radiation..here in 2017 And I was always happy..” – Laura N. Mendoza
San Diego Oncology
Dr. Uladzislau Naidzionak, MD is an oncology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Belarussian State Medical University in 2006 and specializes in oncology, hematology, and more.
He has a research background and provides newer evidence-based treatment. He was involved in cancer drug research in Europe and the United States. He completed Hematology and Oncology training at the Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, one of the oldest cancer institutes in the United States.
“I have a blood condition, and they treat me. Great staff. Best doctors. Dr Vlad and Song are very knowledgeable and supportive.“- Al Nair
“Very competent doctors. I felt comfortable there. I would recommend it.” – Mustafa R.
Scripps Mercy Hospital
Marin Xavier, MD, treats all types of blood disorders and cancers. She has a special clinical interest in hematologic malignancies, such as leukemia, lymphoma myeloma and bone marrow disorders. She also has an interest in neuroendocrine tumors, gynecologic oncology and exploring clinical trials for her patients in all phases of their illness. Dr. Xavier has been recognized as a “Top Doctor” by the San Diego County Medical Society and San Diego Magazine in their annual list of physicians held in the highest regard by their peers.
Hematology, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Medical Oncology, Bladder Cancer, Breast Cancer, Endometrial Cancer, Colon Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Leukemia, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Rectal Cancer, Skin Cancer, Thyroid Cancer
“The emergency room night staff is AMAZING! We are here from out of town for a conference and had an accident that brought us in. The staff is so friendly, attentive, efficient, and caring. For coming to an emergency room we had a good time. Thank you for your overall exceptional customer service!” – Deanna Anchors
“A relative of mine suffered a life-threatening gunshot wound late at night and thankfully the staff was some of the best ever! Our family was obviously in shock but the doctor kept us updated after the surgery and throughout the recovery. He kept checking in on us and we really hit it off. What could have been the worst night of our lives actually ended up being a night of great conversation.” – Primier Peeare
Sharp Rees-Stealy Frost Street North
Dr. Andrew Hampshire, MD is a hematology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1997 and specializes in hematology and oncology.
Blood disorders; Cancer; Cervical Cancer; Bone marrow transplant services; Breast cancer program; Chemotherapy treatments; Colon cancer treatment; Lung cancer treatment; Prostate cancer treatment; Radiation therapy treatments; Surgical oncology procedures
“Dr. Hampshire treated my mom … her cancer was too advanced for her to be saved but he made sure that her last months on earth were good months; he made it so we were able to created lasting memories. Hampshire is upfront, caring, loving, and truly takes time with each and every one of his patients. Heather cannot go without recognition either … she is a light in a very dark time. The staff on the hydration station are beautiful souls …. in such a sad place there is so much brightness. He truly is “the good doctor.” -Wesley Jane
“Dr. Hampshire is a very warm, and professional Doctor. He cares about all his patients. Always a pleasure to visit with him. I look forward to my appointments” – David Castaneda
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