Dr. Daniel Schiffner, MD

Dr. Daniel Schiffner, MD

Radiation Oncology  |  
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Dr. Daniel Schiffner, MD is a radiation oncology doctor who practices in El Segundo, CA. He has been practicing for 9 years.

860 N Park View Dr

El Segundo, CA 90245

Contact Information

(310) 414-9990

Insurance Accepted

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

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more than 67% of peers

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  • Radiation Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

Conditions Treated

  • Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer


  • Brachytherapy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

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.


  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • California Pacific Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of California, Irvine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Seattle Prostate Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Pittsburgh Center For Image-Guided Neurosurgery
    Other Education | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chief Resident, UC Irvine Integrated Residency Program, Radiation Oncology, 2008-2009
  • Shimadzu Medical Student Research Award, RSNA Annual Meeting, 2002
  • Roy W. Howard Family Fellowship, UCSF Department of Radiation Oncology, 2004
  • Graduation with Distinction in Biology, Duke University, 2000
  • Golden Key National Honor Society, 1999
  • Graduation Summa Cum Laude, Bachelor of Science, Duke University, 2000
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Biology Forum Fellowship, 1998-1999
  • RSNA Roentgen Resident Research Award for Radiation Oncology, 2010
  • Certificate of Merit for Scientific Abstract Poster, Society of Thoracic Radiology, 2003
  • Presidents Award for Educational Exhibit, Society of Thoracic Radiology, 2003
  • First Place Award, City of Hope Medical Center Annual Research Symposium, 2008
  • Student Research Training Fellowship, UCSF School of Medicine, 2002
  • Seattle Prostate Brachytherapy Fellowship, American Brachytherapy Society, 2009
  • Deans List with Distinction, Duke University, 1997-2000
Media & Publications
  • The use of RapidArc volumetric modulated arc therapy to deliver stereotactic radiosurgery and stereotactic body radiotherapy to intracranial and extracranial targets, 2011
  • Residual setup errors and dose variations with less-than-daily image guided patient setup in external beam radiotherapy for esophageal cancer., 2011
  • The current debate about the origins of the Paleoindians of America, 2003
  • "Daily electronic portal imaging of implanted gold seed fiducials in patients undergoing radiotherapy after radical prostatectomy, 2007

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schiffner's Reviews

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Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Schiffner's Performance

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Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Campbell, CA |
Fantastic! Extremely responsive. Great communication skills, patient. Willing to get into details if you ask. Clear and concise. Strong support team behind him as well--nurses, therapists, physicists, dosimetrist--all great. Highly recommend.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schiffner accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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