Dr. Agop Y. Bedikian MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Agop Bedikian is a medical oncologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. He is one of 129 doctors at University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Ranked #1 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974 - 1975

St Louis Connect Care
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1972 - 1973

University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1977

American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Surveillance for brain metastases in patients receiving systemic therapy for advanced melanoma.
Wang, J.,Wei, C.,Noor, R.,Burke, A.,McIntyre, S.,Bedikian, A. Y.

Chemical Castration of Melanoma Patients Does Not Increase the Frequency of Tumor-specific CD4 and CD8 T Cells After Peptide Vaccination.
Vence, L. M.,Wang, C.,Pappu, H.,Anson, R. E.,Patel, T. A.,Miller, P.,Bassett, R.,Lizee, G.,Overwijk, W. W.,Komanduri, K.,Benjamin, C.,Alvarado, G.,Patel, S. P.,Kim, K.,Papadopoulos, N. E.,Bedikian, A. Y.,Homsi, J.,Hwu, W. J.,Boyd, R.,Radvanyi, L.,Hwu, P.

Appearance of New Vemurafenib-associated Melanocytic Nevi on Normal-appearing Skin: Case Series and a Review of Changing or New Pigmented Lesions in Patients with Metastatic Malignant Melanoma After Initiating Treatment with Vemurafenib.
Cohen, P. R.,Bedikian, A. Y.,Kim, K. B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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