Dr. Peter Thomas Curtin MD Hematologist

Dr. Peter Curtin is a hematologist in La Jolla, California and is affiliated with UC San Diego Health System. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Upstate Medical University and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Curtin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at UC San Diego Health System who specialize in Hematology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Hematologist: General Hematology

Hospital Affiliation

UC San Diego Health System
Ranked #25 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979–1982

State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 32 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Hematology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 29 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

t(4;22)(q12;q11.2) involving presumptive platelet-derived growth factor receptor A and break cluster region in a patient with mixed phenotype acute leukemia.
Wang, H., Thorson, J.A., Broome, H.E., Rashidi, H.H., Curtin, P.T., Dell'aquila, M.L.

Reduced-intensity conditioning followed by allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for adult patients with myelodysplastic syndrome and myeloproliferative disorders.
Laport, G.G., Sandmaier, B.M., Storer, B.E., Scott, B.L., Stuart, M.J., Lange, T., Maris, M.B., Agura, E.D., Chauncey, T.R., Wong, R.M., Forman, S.J., Petersen, F.B., Wade, J.C., Epner, E., Bruno, B., Bethge, W.A., Curtin, P.T., Maloney, D.G., Blume, K.G.

Phase 2 study of lenalidomide in transfusion-dependent, low-risk, and intermediate-1 risk myelodysplastic syndromes with karyotypes other than deletion 5q.
Raza, A., Reeves, J.A., Feldman, E.J., Dewald, G.W., Bennett, J.M., Deeg, H.J., Dreisbach, L., Schiffer, C.A., Stone, R.M., Greenberg, P.L., Curtin, P.T., Klimek, V.M., Shammo, J.M., Thomas, D., Knight, R.D., Schmidt, M., Wride, K., Zeldis, J.B., List, A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • 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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