Dr. Lyudmila A. Bazhenova MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Lyudmila Bazhenova is a medical oncologist in La Jolla, California and is affiliated with UC San Diego Health System. She received her medical degree from Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Bazhenova accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 17 doctors at UC San Diego Health System who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: Thoracic Cancer

Clinical Interests: Biopsy, Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma, Prognosis, Circulating Neoplastic Cells

Hospital Affiliation

UC San Diego Health System
Ranked #25 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1999–2002

Scripps Clinic
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 2002–2005

Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 12 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Hematology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Medical Oncology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Adrenal metastases in lung cancer: clinical implications of a mathematical model.
Bazhenova, L.,Newton, P.,Mason, J.,Bethel, K.,Nieva, J.,Kuhn, P.

Comparison of outcomes following stereotactic body radiotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer in patients with and without pathological confirmation.
Haidar, Y. M.,Rahn, D. A.,Nath, S.,Song, W.,Bazhenova, L.,Makani, S.,Fuster, M. M.,Sandhu, A. P.

Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy in Octogenarians With Stage I Lung Cancer.
Sandhu, A. P.,Lau, S. K.,Rahn, D.,Nath, S. K.,Kim, D.,Song, W. Y.,Gulaya, S.,Fuster, M. M.,Bazhenova, L.,Mundt, A. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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