Dr. John Gunnell, MD

Dr. John Gunnell, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
(20)
Save
Dr. John Gunnell, MD is an oncology specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1968 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

435 Arden Ave Ste 520

Glendale, CA 91203

Contact Information

(818) 247-5440

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • 2 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Gunnell's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Gunnell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gunnell treats Breast Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Gunnell treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gunnell treats Blood Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Gunnell treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gunnell treats Anemia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Gunnell treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D - HUS)
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Pregnancy Related
  • D-Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D + HUS)
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Neonatal Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Nutritional Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-1
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-2
  • Secondary Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia With Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia, Pyridoxine-Responsive, Autosomal Recessive
  • Warm Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia

Dr. Gunnell's conditions and procedures:

Acute Leukemia
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Burkitt's Lymphoma
Cancer
Cervical Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colorectal Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Eye Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemophilia
Hemophilia A
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Kidney Cancer
Laryngeal Cancer
Larynx Conditions
Leukocytosis
Lip Cancer
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymphocytosis
Lymphoma
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Lymphosarcoma
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Melanoma
Multiple Myeloma
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancytopenia
Plasmapheresis
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
Reticulosarcoma
Retina Diseases
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Malignancies
Sickle Cell Disease
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Cancer
Thalassemia
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thrombocytosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tongue Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Vaginal Cancer
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
von Willebrand Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Gunnell, MD is an oncology specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1968 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

Usc Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
Ucsd Med Center
Residency Hospital
Ucsd Med Center
Internship Hospital
1968
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1968

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Gunnell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gunnell

3.4

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
55%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
15%
(3)
1 Star
30%
(6)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Gunnell?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Gunnell's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. John Gunnell, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
Dr. Gunnell has in fact retired. However, if you are persistent in leaving message with his answering service, you will be able to secure your medical records or be given a referral to a new doctor. It took me three messages before I got a return call, but, within days I now have my medical...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. John Gunnell, MD?
Reply
Unethical. He has retired. 4 months before his retirement he is still accepting new patients and did a lot of tests and charged quite a lot. I saw him twice and then he retired without letting me know. All I got was answering service. The lady said he's been planning to retire for a while. I...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. John Gunnell, MD?
Reply
Dr. Gunnell was one of the most unprofessional doctors I have ever dealt with. He was incredibly condescending to the patients wife and friends. A family on the brink of despair is looking for a little compassion. Dr. Gunnell showed them none. At one point he said to the patients wife "when...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option2
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. John Gunnell, MD?
Reply
100% I will recommend Dr Gunnell He went over everything with me in detail and took his time to explain my situation He is experienced and well knowledge
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option1
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. John Gunnell, MD?
Reply
Dr. Gunnell is always up to date with the latest on cancer and other diseases. He is courteous, kind, considerate and always very professional. He has an understanding with his patients and keeps them well informed regarding their illness. I would highly recommend Dr. Gunnell to anyone as he is...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option3
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. John Gunnell, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Gunnell?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
Humana
Choice Care
MultiPlan
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus
Options
PacifiCare
United Healthcare
WellPoint

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Gunnell treats patients.

Learn more

Compare Providers

More providers who are similar to Dr. Gunnell

Show All Oncologists