Dr. James Waisman, MD

Dr. James Waisman, MD

Oncology  ·  
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Age 74
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Dr. James Waisman, MD is an oncology specialist in Duarte, CA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1972 and specializes in oncology.

1500 Duarte Rd

Duarte, CA 91010

Contact Information

(800) 826-4673

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benefit Panel Services
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pleural Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Waisman'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.

1  Specialties

  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

73  Conditions Treated

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3  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

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waisman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waisman's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waisman to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Waisman'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 (3)

He is a researcher and highly experienced and brings both to ensure best practices are brought to cancer treatment. Patients and clinicians have high respect for him.
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Dr. Waisman is my knight in shining armor. I just met him recently. I don't remember the last time I was treated by a doctor that made me feel like I was his only patient. He is an incredible doctor and a super "mensch." I'm grateful to have found him. I'm a 30 year cancer survivor, but some...more
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Dr. Waisman is so amazing! He is very kind, and truly caring, and extremely knowledgeable! He continually is learning about the latest treatments, and how he can best help his patients. He stays on the cutting edge. I am so thankful to have Dr. Waisman as my Medical Oncologist! He has been my MO...more
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