Dr. Joseph Szumowski, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 60

5725 W Las Positas Blvd Ste 100
Pleasanton, CA 94588
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Hospital Quality

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Valleycare Medical Center
5555 W Las Positas Blvd
Pleasanton, CA 94588

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Accepting new patients?

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Valley Medical Oncology Consultants
Valley Medical Oncology Consultants
5725 W Las Positas Blvd Ste 100
Pleasanton, CA 94588
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    Dr. Szumowski's Experience

    Dr. Szumowski's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • All Lymphoma
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Lip Cancer
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Melanoma
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
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    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
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    Background Check for Dr. Szumowski

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Henry Ford Hospital
    University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Szumowski & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Szumowski's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Szumowski

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
    • 4 responses

    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Szumowski to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Dr. Szumowski's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Szumowski

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Valley Medical Oncology Consultants
    5725 W Las Positas Blvd Ste 100
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
    (925) 734-8130 (Office)
    • Parking: Free parking adjacent to the Cancer Center
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