Dr. Edwin Posadas MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Edwin Posadas is a medical oncologist in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Posadas accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 29 doctors at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Filipino, Italian and Thai.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology, Genitourinary

Hospital Affiliation

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Ranked #41 in Cancer

Other Languages Spoken

  • Filipino
  • Italian
  • Thai

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–2001

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 2002–2005

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1998

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

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow, American College of Physicians

Top Doctor, Castle Connolly

Publications & Presentations

Targeting angiogenesis in renal cell carcinoma.
Posadas, E. M.,Limvorasak, S.,Sharma, S.,Figlin, R. A.

NanoVelcro Chip for CTC enumeration in prostate cancer patients.
Lu, Y. T.,Zhao, L.,Shen, Q.,Garcia, M. A.,Wu, D.,Hou, S.,Song, M.,Xu, X.,Ouyang, W. H.,Ouyang, W. W.,Lichterman, J.,Luo, Z.,Xuan, X.,Huang, J.,Chung, L. W.,Rettig, M.,Tseng, H. R.,Shao, C.,Posadas, E. M.

A phase 2 study of KX2-391, an oral inhibitor of Src kinase and tubulin polymerization, in men with bone-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Antonarakis, E. S.,Heath, E. I.,Posadas, E. M.,Yu, E. Y.,Harrison, M. R.,Bruce, J. Y.,Cho, S. Y.,Wilding, G. E.,Fetterly, G. J.,Hangauer, D. G.,Kwan, M. F.,Dyster, L. M.,Carducci, M. A.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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