Dr. Donald Ira Abrams MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Donald Abrams is a medical oncologist in San Francisco, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 4 doctors at San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and one of 33 at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #7 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - San Francisco
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1980

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1980 - 1983

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

UCSD Integrative ONCOLOGY 2013: A groundbreaking event with transformative potential
2013 4 6

Correlating Traditional Ayurvedic and Modern Medical Perspectives on Cancer: Results of a Qualitative Study.
Dhruva, A.,Hecht, F. M.,Miaskowski, C.,Kaptchuk, T. J.,Bodeker, G.,Abrams, D.,Lad, V.,Adler, S. R.

Exposure to antiretroviral therapy and risk of cancer in HIV-infected persons.
Chao, C.,Leyden, W. A.,Xu, L.,Horberg, M. A.,Klein, D.,Towner, W. J.,Quesenberry, C. P.,Abrams, D. I.,Silverberg, M. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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