Dr. Jaikrishna Balkissoon MD Surgeon

Dr. Jaikrishna Balkissoon is a surgeon in Berkeley, California and is affiliated with Alta Bates Summit Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 30 doctors at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Hospital Affiliation

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Howard University
Residency, General Surgery, 1985 - 1990

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1990 - 1992

Howard University College of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

gp100 peptide vaccine and interleukin-2 in patients with advanced melanoma.
Schwartzentruber, D. J., Lawson, D. H., Richards, J. M., Conry, R. M., Miller, D. M., Treisman, J., Gailani, F., Riley, L., Conlon, K., Pockaj, B., Kendra, K. L., White, R. L., Gonzalez, R., Kuzel, T. M., Curti, B., Leming, P. D., Whitman, E. D., Balkissoon, J., Reintgen, D. S., Kaufman, H., Marincola, F. M., Merino, M. J., Rosenberg, S. A., Choyke, P., Vena, D., Hwu, P.

Phase II trial of combretastatin A4 phosphate, carboplatin, and paclitaxel in patients with platinum-resistant ovarian cancer.
Zweifel, M., Jayson, G. C., Reed, N. S., Osborne, R., Hassan, B., Ledermann, J., Shreeves, G., Poupard, L., Lu, S. P., Balkissoon, J., Chaplin, D. J., Rustin, G. J.

A Phase Ib trial of CA4P (combretastatin A-4 phosphate), carboplatin, and paclitaxel in patients with advanced cancer.
Rustin, G. J., Shreeves, G., Nathan, P. D., Gaya, A., Ganesan, T. S., Wang, D., Boxall, J., Poupard, L., Chaplin, D. J., Stratford, M. R., Balkissoon, J., Zweifel, M.

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