Dr. Ghulam Kashef, MD

Dr. Ghulam Kashef, MD

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55 y/o
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Dr. Ghulam Kashef, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 13 years.Read his story

Comprehensive Cancer Center of Nevada

3730 S Eastern Ave

Las Vegas, NV 89169
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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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

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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."
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Specialties

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

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer

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Procedures

  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment

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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 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)

in Henderson, NV |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kashef accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
  • HealthChoice
    HealthChoice PPO
  • Humana
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana HMOx
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • One Health
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS EPO
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Sierra Choice
    Sierra Choice POS
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • USA Health Network
    USA Health Network PPO
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Kashef has admitting privileges

Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Boulder City Hospital
901 Adams Blvd
Boulder City, NV 89005
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Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center
2075 E Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89119
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St. Rose Dominican, San Martin Campus
8280 W Warm Springs Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89113
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St. Rose Dominican, Siena Campus
3001 Saint Rose Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89052
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Summerlin Hospital Medical Center
657 N Town Center Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89144
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Sunrise Children’s Hospital
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Valley Hospital Medical Center
620 Shadow Ln
Las Vegas, NV 89106
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