Dr. Dennis Joseph Slamon MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Dennis Slamon is a medical oncologist in Los Angeles, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Slamon accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 35 doctors at Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and one of 21 at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology, Hematologic

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1979

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Hematology, 1979 - 1981

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FASCO), American Society of Clinical Oncologists

Publications & Presentations

From Research to Action: Two Decades of Change
2013 5 17

Dichloroacetate should be considered with platinum-based chemotherapy in hypoxic tumors rather than as a single agent in advanced non-small cell lung cancer.
Garon, E. B.,Christofk, H. R.,Hosmer, W.,Britten, C. D.,Bahng, A.,Crabtree, M. J.,Hong, C. S.,Kamranpour, N.,Pitts, S.,Kabbinavar, F.,Patel, C.,von Euw, E.,Black, A.,Michelakis, E. D.,Dubinett, S. M.,Slamon, D. J.

POSTN/TGFBI-associated stromal signature predicts poor prognosis in serous epithelial ovarian cancer.
Karlan, B. Y.,Dering, J.,Walsh, C.,Orsulic, S.,Lester, J.,Anderson, L. A.,Ginther, C. L.,Fejzo, M.,Slamon, D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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