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    Susan Kao

    Susan Y. Kao, M.D.


    Hematology

     
    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients

    Medical Oncology

     
    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients


    ABSMC Comprehensive Cancer Center
    2001 Dwight Way
    Berkeley, California 94704
    View Mapof 2001 Dwight Way, Berkeley. Opens in new window
    (510) 204-1591  F (510) 204-6440

    Professional Interests

    Medical Oncology
    Breast cancer, Cancer clinical trials, Colon cancer, Gynecologic cancers, Hepatobiliary cancer, Liver cancer, Lung cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Prostate cancer, Sarcoma, Stomach cancer

    Hematology
    Anemia, Chronic leukemia, Coagulation disorders, Hodgkin's disease, Immune hematologic disorders, Multiple myeloma, Myelodysplastic disease, Myeloproliferative diseases, Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

    Additional Information

    Hematologic malignancies including myeloma and myelodysplastic syndrome, benign hematology, solid tumors with emphasis on breast, lung, prostate, and ovarian cancers

    Spoken Languages

    Primary:
    English
    Additional:
    Mandarin (Fluent)
    Spanish (Basic)

    Philosophy of Care

    I believe in individualizing the treatment plan using the most up-to-date, scientific data available, taking into account the patient's goals and values, and addressing not just the medical aspects of the disease, but the emotional and psychosocial needs of the patient as well. This integrative approach is optimally delivered in a comprehensive cancer center where you will have an array of resources available at your fingertips. I will help you access those resources and achieve the best clinical outcome possible. I believe in being compassionate, but also in being honest, and think a clear and open communication between the doctor and the patient is key to excellent care.




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