Dr. Kai Zu, MD

Dr. Kai Zu, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Kai Zu, MD is a hematology specialist in La Mesa, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Natl Med Coll Shanghai in 1990 and specializes in hematology and oncology.

5555 Grossmont Center Dr

La Mesa, CA 91942

Contact Information

(619) 644-3030

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Blood Disorders
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more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
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more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

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

104  Conditions Treated

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  • Natl Med Coll Shanghai
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Stony Brook University Hospital S U N Y Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • SUNY Univ Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Virginia Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Kai Zu, MD
Worst experience I have ever had with a doctor. Was belittling, obnoxious, rude and either did not have the knowledge to answer my questions and address my concerns or just did not care enough to respond to my concerns. He was egotistical and obnoxious and those words are the kinder of the ones I...Read More
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Karen Rundle in Lakeside, CA – Sep 13, 2018
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Extremely patient and kind. Explains conditions and expectations in an easy to understand manner. Listens to patients and their families.
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Oceanside, CA – Aug 09, 2016
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