Dr. Lawrence Peter Leichman MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Lawrence Leichman is a medical oncologist in Palm Springs, California. He received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Leichman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Detroit Receiving Hospital - University Health Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1973 - 1974

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1977

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1977 - 1979

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Class of 1973

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 2013

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Safety and pharmacokinetics of high-dose gefitinib in patients with solid tumors: results of a phase I study.
Gross, M. E., Leichman, L., Lowe, E. S., Swaisland, A., Agus, D. B.

S0356: A Phase II Clinical and Prospective Molecular Trial With Oxaliplatin, Fluorouracil, and External-Beam Radiation Therapy Before Surgery for Patients With Esophageal Adenocarcinoma.
Leichman, L.P., Goldman, B.H., Bohanes, P.O., Lenz, H.J., Thomas, C.R., Billingsley, K.G., Corless, C.L., Iqbal, S., Gold, P.J., Benedetti, J.K., Danenberg, K.D., Blanke, C.D.

Pharmacokinetic dose-scheduling study of hedgehog pathway inhibitor vismodegib (GDC-0449) in patients with locally-advanced or metastatic solid tumors.
Lorusso, P.M., Jimeno, A., Dy, G.K., Adjei, A.A., Berlin, J.D., Leichman, L.P., Low, J., Colburn, D., Chang, I., Cheeti, S., Jin, J.Y., Graham, R.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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