Dr. Lawrence D. Kaplan MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Lawrence Kaplan is a medical oncologist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Kaplan accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 36 doctors at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: Hematologic

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #7 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1983

University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Fellowship, Hematology, 1983–1985

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 31 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 29 years in Medical Oncology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Reply to M.C. Chamberlain.
Rubenstein, J. L.,Cheson, B. D.,Jung, S. H.,Kaplan, L. D.

Phase II Study of Vincristine Sulfate Liposome Injection (Marqibo) and Rituximab for Patients With Relapsed and Refractory Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma or Mantle Cell Lymphoma in Need of Palliative Therapy.
Kaplan, L. D.,Deitcher, S. R.,Silverman, J. A.,Morgan, G.

Phase II Study of Vincristine Sulfate Liposome Injection (Marqibo) and Rituximab for Patients With Relapsed and Refractory Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma or Mantle Cell Lymphoma in Need of Palliative Therapy.
Kaplan, L. D.,Deitcher, S. R.,Silverman, J. A.,Morgan, G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • 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
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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