Dr. Hugo Hool, MD

Dr. Hugo Hool, MD

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Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Hugo Hool, MD is an oncology specialist in Redondo Beach, CA. He specializes in oncology and hematology.Read his story

Torrance Memorial Physician Network

514 N Prospect Ave

Redondo Beach, CA 90277
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Hool'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. Hool's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hool "Oncologist/hematologist Dr. Hugo Hool attended medical school at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Jersey. He completed a residency in internal medicine at UCLA-San Fernando Valley and a fellowship in hematology/oncology at UCLA-Olive View/Cedars Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Hool's specialty interests include benign and malignant hematology, and the treatment of breast, lung, colon, and prostate cancers and sarcomas. He also has experience in high dose chemotherapy with stem cell rescue. Dr. Hool is fluent in Spanish and is active in programs related to Latino health issues. Dr. Hool is Chairman of the Oncology Committee and Director of the Inpatient Oncology Unit at Torrance Memorial Medical Center. Both his father and his wife are practicing physicians."

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2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology

2  Board Certifications

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

113  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Umdnj-Robert Wood Johnson Med School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Olive View-UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Olive View-UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hool has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hool's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hool to family and friends
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Hool's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Doctor Hool was recommended by my primary care physician, and if I am ever in a position to recommend a Hematologist, Doctor Hool will be the first doctor I recommend. Doctor Hool has been my doctor for 2.5 years with nothing but positive and good experiences. He explains things in simple terms,...more
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I was diagnosed with APL in January, and have since been on the fast track to a full recovery. The treatment I received from Dr. Hool and his staff has been exemplary, and I am forever indebted to them!
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six years of relentless support. answers to endless questions from me... success beyond expectations.. satisfaction is an under play on such an important and personal situation when the stakes are this high... I can't rate Dr. Hool highly enough in this system... not nearly enough stars!!
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I was diagnosed with late stage lung cancer 3 and 1/2 years ago. Due to Dr. Hool's dedication to his profession, I have received excellent care. I am still able to enjoy life.
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I found Dr. Hugo Hool to be both genuinely concerned about my well-being and receptive to concerns I express.
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