Dr. Joseph Tuscano, MD

Dr. Joseph Tuscano, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Joseph Tuscano, MD is an oncology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1989 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

4501 X St Fl 3

Sacramento, CA 95817

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
All Lymphoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Tuscano'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.

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

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

71  Conditions Treated

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3  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.


  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of California Davis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of California Davis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Nih Nci
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Nih Niaid
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tuscano has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tuscano's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tuscano to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tuscano's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

After seeing him for 4 yrs I've moved on to someone else who has compassion, concern and excellent knowledge of my type of cancer. Wait time to see Tuscano can be up to 3 hrs from appt time. In 4 yrs I was seen twice within 30 min of my appt time. New doc I'm seen within 10 min. My time is...more
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