Dr. Arun Kalra, MD

Dr. Arun Kalra, MD

Hematology & Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(5)
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Dr. Arun Kalra, MD is a hematology & oncology doctor who practices in Redding, CA. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.Read his story

2175 Rosaline Ave

Redding, CA 96001

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Neuroendocrine Tumors
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more than 74% of peers
Anal Disorders
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more than 65% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
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more than 51% of peers

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Dr. Kalra's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kalra "Dr. Kalra studied medicine at All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Punjab, India, and went on to study natural sciences and cancer pharmacology at State University of New York. He completed residency training at Wayne State University Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan, followed by medical oncology and senior research fellowships at Roswell Park Memorial Institute in Buffalo, New York. He has been a board-certified oncologist since 1985, and has studied in the fields of hematology and oncology since 1980. Since then, he's maintained an active involvement in cancer research studies and authored numerous medical publications. Dr. Kalra has also been appointed to various teaching positions throughout his career, serving as a medical professor at the University of Sothern California's department of oncology. Most recently, he was appointed clinical faculty assistant professor of internal medicine at Western University of Health Sciences. Combining patient analysis and modern research to generate carefully individualized treatment plans, Dr. Kalra hopes patients he treats will feel well-informed and satisfied with the care they receive. He has an abiding interest in all aspects of medical oncology with a special emphasis on lung cancer, brain tumors and sarcomas. In his spare time Dr. Kalra enjoys traveling with his wife, playing with his pets and enjoying California's parks and beaches. He has faithfully practiced Vipassana mediation since 1994, and attributes this practice to helping him develop acceptance, compassion, wisdom and respect for all living beings."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kalra "I like working with people facing serious health challenges. Scientific discoveries are creating numerous opportunities to change the course of life-threatening illnesses. I am passionate about applying developing remedies to the alleviation of suffering and restoration of life."
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Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Procedures

  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • All-India Institute Of Medical Sciences, All-India Institute Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Wayne St University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Roswell Park Meml Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kalra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kalra's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kalra to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Kalra's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kalra accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Whole HealthPrimeCare California OAMC
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kalra has admitting privileges

Mercy Medical Center Redding
2175 Rosaline Avenue Clairmont Hgts
Redding, CA 96001
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