Dr. John Kailath, MD

Dr. John Kailath, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
66 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Kailath, MD is an oncology specialist in Carmichael, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in oncology, internal medicine, and more.

Sierra Hematology Oncology

6555 Coyle Ave Ste 301

Carmichael, CA 95608
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
more than 82% of peers
more than 76% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Kailath'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kailath "Our group is dedicated to care of patients with hematology and oncology disorders. We strive to provide excellent, courteous, and timely service. "

3  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

3  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*

88  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.


  • St John's Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Cabrini Medical Center, New York Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Cabrini Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Long Island Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kailath has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kailath's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kailath to family and friends
9 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 1

Dr. Kailath's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Kailath was wonderful with my mother, who was his patient. He was the only doctor who diagnosed her correctly with Multiple Myeloma. He was in front with her and gave a treatment plan available. Asking her the whole time what path she wanted to take. He was very respectful.
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I have the highest regard for Dr. Kailath. He's knowledgeable, professional, caring and he has the most wonderful sense of humor. I first met him when I was in the ICU at Mercy San Juan hospital and within 10 minutes, he won me over. My two sons were there and they put the poor man through the...more
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Worst doctor. Your just another deposit into his bank account. No compassion. And a liar. Has another doctor do his dirty work while he tells you that he's on "vacation" meanwhile sitting in his office and can't even ask what happened when you pay a visit in the office. And when your on your death...more
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I would recommend Dr. Kailath to everyone who wants someone who cares and treats his patients like human beings and explains everything so you have a better understanding of your treatment. After the first diagnosis I felt depressed but he made me feel confident that I will beat this disease. Dr....more
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Dr. Kailath is sensitive, kind, and hopeful. He is honest. He tells the truth compassionately. I chose him because I was a patient at San Juan Mercy hospital after Stage IV ovarian cancer surgery. He saw me every day, often more than once, and treated me like a person rather than a number on a case...more
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