Dr. Hesaraghatta Shamasunder, MD

Hematology •  Male • Age 79
  
Dr. Shamasunder

Antelope Valley Cancer Center

38660 Medical Center Dr # A-380 Palmdale, CA 93551

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(661) 948-5928

Dr. Hesaraghatta Shamasunder, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Palmdale, CA. Dr. Shamasunder has more experience with Breast Cancer, Renal Oncology, and Blood Disorders than other specialists in his area. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shamasunder to book an appointment.


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Practice Areas

Breast Cancer

Breast cancer specialists diagnose and treat the presence of malignant cells in breast tissue that may spread to other parts of the body.Compare with other Breast Cancer specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than similar doctors

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TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Breast Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamasunder treats Breast Cancer more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Shamasunder treats this condition more than 71% of their peers

Renal Oncology

Renal oncology focuses on the management and treatment of kidney cancer through surgery, immunotherapy, targeted therapy, radiation, and chemotherapy.Compare with other Renal Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 57% more than similar doctors

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TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Kidney Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamasunder treats Kidney Cancer more than 57% of their peers

Dr. Shamasunder treats this condition more than 57% of their peers

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.

Typically treats 70% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamasunder treats Blood Disorders more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Shamasunder treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Neutropenia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamasunder treats Neutropenia more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Shamasunder treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Anemia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamasunder treats Anemia more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Shamasunder treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the gastrointestinal tract, including stomach cancer, liver cancer, and colon cancer, through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 74% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Anal and Rectal Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamasunder treats Anal and Rectal Cancer more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Shamasunder treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Colorectal Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamasunder treats Colorectal Cancer more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Shamasunder treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Oral Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamasunder treats Oral Cancer more than 59% of their peers

Dr. Shamasunder treats this condition more than 59% of their peers

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Dr. Shamasunder's conditions and procedures:

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vulvar Cancer

Dr. Shamasunder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shamasunder

3.8

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I highly recommend Dr. Shamasunder. I was diagnosed with stage 3 cancer in 2014. He stayed positive and did everything he can to make sure I got better. The wait times are long, but I didn't care since I knew I will get the best care possible.
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Biography

Dr. Hesaraghatta Shamasunder, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Palmdale, CA. Dr. Shamasunder has more experience with Breast Cancer, Renal Oncology, and Blood Disorders than other specialists in his area. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shamasunder to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

Education

1974
Highland Hospital
Residency Hospital

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Locations

Antelope Valley Cancer Center

Antelope Valley Cancer Center38660 Medical Center Dr # A-380 Palmdale, CA 93551
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Antelope Valley Cancer Center

Valley Tumor Medical Grp Ridgecrest1517 N Downs St Ridgecrest, CA 93555
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