Dr. Joel Lamon, MD

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Dr. Joel Lamon, MD
Dr. Joel Lamon is a native San Diegan and a Hoover High School graduate. He received his B.A. from Johns Hopkins University and his MD from the University of Southern California. Dr. Lamon's postdoctoral training was at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center/Parkland Hospital (internship and residency in Internal Medicine). Following Internal Medicine training, he served in The U.S. Public Health Service at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Lamon's fellowship training in Hematology and Medical Oncology was at the National Cancer Institute and Scripps Clinic. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology. Following four years on the staff of Scripps Clinic, he established his specialty practice in Escondido and Poway. He has been on the medical staffs of Palomar and Pomerado hospitals for 27 years. Affiliations include: Fellow of the American College of Physicians (F.A.C.P.), membership in the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology. He is chairman of the Cancer Committee of the Palomar Health System and has participated with the San Diego County Chapter of the American Cancer Society.

625 Citracado Pkwy Ste 110

Escondido, CA 92025

Contact Information

(800) 456-5860

Dr. Joel Lamon, MD

Dr. Joel Lamon, MD

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Lamon is married and has three grown children. In his free time, he likes gardening and playing golf. His favorite quote is: "Not everything that is counted counts and not everything that counts can be counted." (Albert Einstein). However, his children will tell you that it is: "Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise." (Poor Richard, Benjamin Franklin).
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Dr. Lamon's Experience

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Dr. Lamon's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Medical Oncology
  • Board certified in Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment

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

  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • National Cancer Institute, Nih
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Scripps Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lamon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lamon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lamon to family and friends
3.6
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Lamon'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 (2)
in San Diego CA |
When comes to a doctor you want thoughtful, informed competence! Dr. Laymon will tell you the facts, your options and stand w you when you choose! 5 stars! Superior physician. I do entrust my life to him.
in Ramona, CA |
Very reasuring, knowlegable, takes the time to explain even the small things!
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