Dr. John Oval, MD

Dr. John Oval, MD

Hematology & Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. John Oval, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Arizona in 1982 and specializes in hematology & oncology, hematology, and more.

4647 Zion Ave

San Diego, CA 92120

Contact Information

(800) 290-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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more than 36% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Neurological Surgery Research

2  Board Certifications

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

22  Conditions Treated

1  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.


  • University Of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Oval has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oval's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oval to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Oval's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

This doctor has the worse bedside manner and the most unprofessional, lack of compassion healthcare prof we have ever encountered. We arrived to our appointment with Dr. Oval with hope that our loved one would get a good prognosis of her cancer- what we encountered and experienced was the worst...more
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After 3 1/2 years I've lost faith in Dr. Oval. He was fine for routine monitoring, but showed a lack of knowledge and even worse, a lack of research, when my case became more difficult.
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At this moment my husband has found discrepancies with the care being offered by Dr Oval & the information he has found doing his own investigation on available treatments & possible surgery.
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