Dr. Carol Nishikubo, MD

HematologyFemaleAge 56

Dr. Nishikubo

Santa Monica Hematology-Oncology Assocs

2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 400e Santa Monica, CA 90404

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(310) 453-5654

Dr. Carol Nishikubo, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA. Dr. Nishikubo has more experience with Blood Disorders than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with Providence Saint John's Health Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nishikubo to book an appointment.

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  • Low Wait Times
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Nishikubo

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Nishikubo treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Nishikubo treats other conditions, please contact the office at (310) 453-5654.

Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Dr. Nishikubo is experienced in the area of Blood Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Dr. Nishikubo's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Hemophilia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Dr. Nishikubo accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Traditional PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross
Prudent Buyer PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Health Net of California
Large Group PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
Principal Life
Staywell (Wellcare)
Basic PPO
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare

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About Me


Dr. Carol Nishikubo, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA. Dr. Nishikubo has more experience with Blood Disorders than other specialists...Read more


  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications


University Of South Carolina
Medical School
University of California-Los Angeles
Fellowship Hospital
U New Mexico
Residency Hospital
U New Mexico
Internship Hospital


Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Carol Nishikubo, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Carol Nishikubo, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Nishikubo frequently treats Blood Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Nishikubo specializes.

Where is Dr. Carol Nishikubo, MD's office located?

Dr. Nishikubo's office is located at 2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 400e, Santa Monica, CA 90404. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Nishikubo is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Providence Saint John's Health Center

Santa Monica, CA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average