Dr. Kenneth J Pienta MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Kenneth Pienta is a medical oncologist in Baltimore, Maryland. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers and Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Pienta accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 22 doctors at University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers and one of 23 at Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology, Hematologic

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986 - 1988

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1988 - 1991

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

A multi-targeted approach to treating bone metastases.
Camacho, D. F.,Pienta, K. J.

The Cancer Diaspora: Metastasis beyond the Seed and Soil Hypothesis.
Pienta, K. J.,Robertson, B. A.,Coffey, D. S.,Taichman, R. S.

Activating ESR1 mutations in hormone-resistant metastatic breast cancer.
Robinson, D. R.,Wu, Y. M.,Vats, P.,Su, F.,Lonigro, R. J.,Cao, X.,Kalyana-Sundaram, S.,Wang, R.,Ning, Y.,Hodges, L.,Gursky, A.,Siddiqui, J.,Tomlins, S. A.,Roychowdhury, S.,Pienta, K. J.,Kim, S. Y.,Roberts, J. S.,Rae, J. M.,Van Poznak, C. H.,Hayes, D. F.,Chugh, R.,Kunju, L. P.,Talpaz, M.,Schott, A. F.,Chinnaiyan, A. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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