Dr. Ghulam Kashef, MD

Dr. Ghulam Kashef, MD

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Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Ghulam Kashef, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Henderson, NV and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in medical oncology, oncology, and more.Read his story

Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada

10001 S Eastern Ave Ste 108

Henderson, NV 89052
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • One Health

Learn about Dr. Kashef

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kashef performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lung Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Kashef's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Kashef's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kashef "EDUCATION: Dr. Kashef received his Bachelor of Science degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where he majored in Physiology and later worked toward a Master's degree program at the McGill AIDS Center. He completed his Medical Degree at the University of Iberoamericana School of Medicine. He completed his residency for Internal Medicine at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Subsequently, he completed a fellowship in Medical Oncology at Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas. EXPERIENCE: Dr. Kashef is a medical oncologist at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada providing oncology and hematology services to patients in Southern Nevada. He has been serving as Chief of Oncology at Sunrise Hospital since 2013 and is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. He began practicing at Kona Community Hospital in Kona, Hawaii in 2005. He then practiced at Rowlett Regional Cancer Center in Rowlett, Texas before joining CCCN. PERSONAL: Dr. Kashef is fluent in Persian and Spanish. He is married, has a daughter, and enjoys outdoor activities and cultural events with his family."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kashef "It is my belief that every patient has the right to know the truth about his/her condition and that it is my responsibility to prepare patients and their families for these truths and for their participation in decisions regarding their care. I am a true believer of relationship between mind and body and I make great effort to provide a very personalized management plan for each patient. I treat every patient as if he or she was my own family and that is my personal promise to each patient."

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • McGill University / Faculty of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Universidad Iberoamericana
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University of Oklahoma
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kashef has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kashef's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kashef to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kashef'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

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Kashef is a brilliant, compassionate doctor. My husband was extremely ill last year and was very hard to diagnose. With his knowledge and expertise, my husband received the best medical care and is now doing very well. Thank you. Dr. Kashef!
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Hello Shelly, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear about the positive experience you and your husband have had with Dr. Kashef. If there is anything you need, please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly at infocccn@usoncolgy.com. We wish you both the very best! Thank you,

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