Dr. James Richard Berenson MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. James Berenson is a medical oncologist in West Hollywood, California and is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He received his medical degree from UC San Diego School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Berenson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 29 doctors at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Ranked #41 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

University of Utah
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977–1980

UC San Diego 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 2015

Publications & Presentations

Risks of therapy with bone modifying agents in patients with advanced malignancy
Berenson JR, Stopeck AT

The use of bisphosphonates in patients with multiple myeloma
Berenson JR

Treatment of hypercalcemia
Berenson JR, Shane E

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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