Dr. Barbara Gitlitz, MD

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Oncology | Female

Dr. Barbara Gitlitz, MD
Dr. Barbara Gitlitz, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Los Angeles, CA. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 28 years. Dr. Gitlitz is affiliated with USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Keck Hospital of USC.

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    Dr. Gitlitz's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
      EXCELLENT
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
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      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      EXCELLENT
    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
    Patient Comments (1)
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    Dr. Gitliz embraces patient care with as much passion as she does the practice of oncology. Her genuiness and authenticity compliment her professionalism. I have been to three leading oncologist and Dr. Gitliz is the gold standard. When you have life threatening cancer you want a doctor to champion your cause. she is this champion. She rescued me from a colleague who sent me home to hospice. What more can I say.
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    Dr. Gitlitz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Oncology
    •  Board certified in Medical Oncology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    • Medical Oncology

    Conditions Treated

    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • All Lymphoma
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • 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
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Eye Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gum Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Heart Tumors, Malignant
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Melanoma
    • Meningiomas
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Cancer
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thymomas
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vertebral Column Tumors

    Education

    • Medical School
      Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine

      Graduated in 1989

    • Internship Hospital
      University of California At Los Angeles

      Completed in 1990

    • Residency Hospital
      Cedars Sinai Med Center

      Completed in 1992

    • Fellowship Hospital
      University of California At Los Angeles

      Completed in 1995

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology

    Procedures Performed

    • Thoracentesis