Dr. David W Hodgens MD Radiation Oncologist

Dr. David Hodgens is a radiation oncologist in La Jolla, California. He received his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Hodgens accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncologist: General Radiation Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency, Radiology, 1977–1980

University of California at San Diego
Residency, General Surgery, 1976–1977

Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified in Therapeutic Radiology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Prognostic Factors for stereotactic radiosurgery-treated patients with cerebral metastasis: Implications on randomised control trial design and inter-institutional collaboration.
Gonda, D. D.,Kim, T. E.,Goetsch, S. J.,Kawabe, T.,Watanabe, S.,Alksne, J. F.,Hattangadi, J. A.,Nitta, M.,Ott, K.,Hodgens, D. W.,Carter, B. S.,Yamamoto, M.,Chen, C. C.

Risk management in a community Gamma Knife unit.
Johnstone, P. A., Hodgens, D. W., Ott, K., Goetsch, S. J.

The open Gamma Knife Center concept.
Goetsch, S. J., Hardy, T., Hodgens, D., Lizarraras, A., Ott, K., Scharfen, C., Tung, H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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