Dr. Paul Timothy Fanta MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Paul Fanta is a medical oncologist in La Jolla, California and is affiliated with UC San Diego Health System. He received his medical degree from University of Arizona College of Medicine and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. Fanta accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He 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: Gastrointestinal Cancer

Hospital Affiliation

UC San Diego Health System
Ranked #25 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Scripps Clinic
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2001–2004

Scripps Clinic - Scripps Green Hospital
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 2004–2007

University of Arizona College of Medicine
Class of 2001

Publications & Presentations

Concurrent intrathecal methotrexate and liposomal cytarabine for leptomeningeal metastasis from solid tumors: a retrospective cohort study.
Scott, B. J.,van Vugt, V. A.,Rush, T.,Brown, T.,Chen, C. C.,Carter, B. S.,Schwab, R.,Fanta, P.,Helsten, T.,Bazhenova, L.,Parker, B.,Pingle, S.,Saria, M. G.,Brown, B. D.,Piccioni, D. E.,Kesari, S.

In Vivo Imatinib Sensitivity in a Patient With GI Stromal Tumor Bearing a PDGFRA Deletion DIM842-844.
Fanta, P. T.,Sicklick, J. K.,Betz, B. L.,Peterson, M. R.

Prospective Study of Functional Bone Marrow-Sparing Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy With Concurrent Chemotherapy for Pelvic Malignancies.
Liang, Y., Bydder, M., Yashar, C. M., Rose, B. S., Cornell, M., Hoh, C. K., Lawson, J. D., Einck, J., Saenz, C., Fanta, P., Mundt, A. J., Bydder, G. M., Mell, L. K.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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