Dr. John Gunnell, MD

Dr. John Gunnell, MD

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Oncology  |  
Male  |  
77 y/o
(17)

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Dr. John Gunnell, MD is an oncology specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1968 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Gunnell'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.

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
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Board Certifications

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

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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gunnell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gunnell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gunnell to family and friends
3.7
based on 17 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Gunnell'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
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Encino, CA
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...more
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in Glendale. CA
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
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in Glendale, Ca
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...more
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