Dr. Huan B. Giap MD Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Huan Giap is a radiation oncologist in San Diego, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego and Scripps Green Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Giap accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego and one of 5 at Scripps Green Hospital who specialize in Radiation Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncologist: General Radiation Oncology

Clinical Interests: Brachytherapy (HDR & LDR), IMRT and IGRT, Particle Beam Therapy (Proton), Radioembolization with Yttrium-90 Microspheres, Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Loma Linda University
Residency, Radiation Oncology, 1995–1997

Loma Linda University
Residency, Radiation Oncology, 1997–1998

Scripps Clinic - Scripps Green Hospital
Fellowship, Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Brachytherapy, 1998–1999

Christus St Joseph Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1994–1995

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 1994

University Of Texas Graduate School Of Biomedical Science
Other Training, Medical Physics, 1989–1994

Texas A&M University
Other Training, Nuclear Engineering, 1985–1986

Texas A&M University
Other Training, Nuclear Engineering, 1981–1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified 15 years in Radiation Oncology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

WA State Medical License
Active through 2013

ND State Medical License
Active through 2012

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Associate Editor-in-Chief, Translational Cancer Research
2012

Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Clinical Engineering, Medical Physics, and Radiation Oncology
2012

Co-Chair of Publication Committee, Particle Therapy Cooperative Group (PTCOG)
2011

Skaggs Scholar, The Scripps Research Institute
2005

Recipient of travel grant from ASTRO to the 2002 ESTRO meeting
2002

The Scripps Research Institute Skaggs Scholar
2001

The Scripps Research Institute Skaggs Scholar
2002

The Scripps Research Institute Skaggs Scholar
2003

The Scripps Research Institute Skaggs Scholar
2004

Recipient of resident award from the American Brachytherapy Society 1998 meeting
1998

Recipient of travel grant from ASTRO Resident Research Award
1997

Young Investigator Symposium, American Association of Physicists in Medicine annual meeting
1993

Young Investigator Symposium, American Association of Physicists in Medicine annual meeting
1994

Medical Scientist M.D./Ph.D. fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
1989

Medical Scientist M.D./Ph.D. fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
1990

Medical Scientist M.D./Ph.D. fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
1991

Medical Scientist M.D./Ph.D. fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
1992

Medical Scientist M.D./Ph.D. fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
1993

Medical Scientist M.D./Ph.D. fellowship, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
1994

Represented Texas A&M, Putnam's National Math Contest
1984

First-place winner of Texas A&M, University Annual Math Contest
1983

Lechner's Merit Scholarship, Texas A&M University
1983

Lechner's Merit Scholarship, Texas A&M University
1984

Tau Beta Pi, National Honor Society for Engineering

Alpha Nu Sigma, National Honor Society for Nuclear Engineering & Science

Publications & Presentations

Giap HB and Tripuraneni P

Intracoronary gamma radiation for elderly patients.
Grise MA, Madrid AP, Moses JW,…, Giap H, et al

Late thrombosis after coronary radiation may be eliminated by longer antiplatelet therapy and reduced stenting: The scripps III results.
Teirstein PS, Moses JW, Casterella PJ,…, Giap H, et al

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Insurances Accepted

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

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