Dr. Karo Arzoo, MD

Hematology •  Male • Age 54
  
Dr. Arzoo

UCLA Medical Group

201 S Buena Vista St Ste 200 Burbank, CA 91505

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(818) 842-8252

Dr. Karo Arzoo, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Burbank, CA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Arzoo has more experience with Blood Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine medical school in 1996. He is affiliated with medical facilities Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Arzoo to book an appointment.


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Dr. Arzoo accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
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Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
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Practice Areas

Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 69% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arzoo treats Blood Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Arzoo treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Anemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arzoo treats Anemia more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Arzoo treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Myelodysplastic Syndromes
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arzoo treats Myelodysplastic Syndromes more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Arzoo treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

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Dr. Arzoo's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vulvar Cancer

Dr. Arzoo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Arzoo

4.7

Based on 42 ratings

5 Stars
90.47619047619048%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
  • Explained conditions well (36)
  • Listened & answered questions (36)
  • Office environment (36)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (26)
  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
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Very caring doctor, encourages you and family members to ask questions, which helps during treatment for your serious illness.
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Jul 31, 2020
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Very thorough, complete understandable explanations, very knowledgeable, caring, personable and on time. I would recommend him to all my family and friends.
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Carole Wells – Aug 29, 2019
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After seeing Dr. Arzoo regularly for almost 10 years, I can confirm without reservation that his many awards from the professional community - both for excellence in care, and compassion – are all exceedingly well deserved. Nothing could convince me to change oncologists. Furthermore, during my visits over the years, I have overheard countless waiting room remarks about him, and all his other patients without exception hold him in the same high esteem.
What went well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Steve – Jul 09, 2019
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Fantastic doctor. Calmed our entire Family down and helped us plan for Treatments and see the Positive with regard to good care and surviving cancer. There is always hope. Dr. Arzoo was wonderful. Professional and gave us all the time we needed to ask questions.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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James Hall – Jul 08, 2019
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Fabulous doctor really, helped my nephew, if not cured he is unofficially almost cured. Cancer is the one illness I guess that you can never really officially feel cured.
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May 02, 2019
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My father was dying from prostate cancer and Dr. Arzoo was the doctor assigned through our hospice. He was INCREDIBLE! He steered us through some dramatic family dynamics and maintained his calm and caring nature through major denials. But the kicker was this, my father took a turn for the worse just before his passing. Dr. Arzoo was away with his family when I called in a despairing panic. He calmed me and made full/compassionate arrangements while out of state & checked back with me. Amazing!
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Mar 29, 2019
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Dr. Arzoo is a wonderful, caring Doctor. He is always thorough and cares a great deal about his patients. He is always willing to spend as much time as necessary with me and explains everything to make sure I'm clear. I feel very comfortable with him and am very fortunate to be under his continuing care.
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CA – Feb 20, 2019
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Excellent physician, continues to save lives in my family and I highly recommend him for yours. He takes the time to listen to your needs and concerns, and also uses examples one can understand. His office staff is also courteous and helpful.
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Los Angeles , CA – Feb 12, 2019
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Helpful, kind, professional, and overall loving
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Maria in Burbank, CA – Feb 06, 2019
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All he wanted was money. No concern for my health
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  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Jun 28, 2018
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Dr. Arzoo treated my two types of cancer (lymphoma and lung) at the same time. We are so lucky to have him as our trusted doctor in every difficult situation . I always say “To be a great Doctor- at first you have to be a great human being”. That’s who you are Dr. Arzoo. Thank you ??!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Long wait times
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Dr. Michael in CA – Jun 18, 2018
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Thank you Dr. for helping my daughter. I am very impressed with you and your awesome staff. Please keep a close eye on my daughter Traci, I'm counting on you. Thank you Thank you Thank you.
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Warren in Chcago, IL – Mar 01, 2018
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You gotta give Dr. Arzoo the opportunity to prove that he’s a genius that never stops learning. At first, his bedside manner may seem like he’s not paying attention, but that’s not the case. He always has a plan, knows what he’s talking about and doesn’t mince words. He knows when there’s no time to spare and when a patient needs to relax, take time for themselves and think things through. I also love everyone that works in his office! You saved my life!
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Traci Asher in North Hollywood, CA – Feb 26, 2018
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Dr. Arzoo is an amazing doctor as well as a human being. He is so gentle and caring and works his butt off to take care of his patients. He is currently treating my mom and I couldn’t ask for a better doctor. His bedside manner is impeccable and he has a calming way about him that helps deal with all sorts of emotions. He doesn’t take forever to get things done. He’s always on top of everything and I feel comfortable with him taking care of the most important person in my life. Loveeee him!!!
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Lisa Wojs in Van Nuys, CA – Nov 07, 2017
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Dr. Arzoo is a great Doctor. He noticed that I had a number of issues that my other specialists had decided not to pursue more in depth and just recommended that I test again in 6 months. Dr. Arzoo requested further testing which showed I had some serious issues going on that needed to be dealt with as soon as possible and I am grateful that he wanted to find out what was wrong with me rather than just leave me hanging and in pain for 6 months like the other specialists.
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Carolyn T in Burbank, CA – Jan 20, 2017
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Very attentive and orofessional feel very confident that he cares and is doing everything possible for his patients.
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Amalia Vega in Burbank, CA – Jan 11, 2017
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Dr. Arzoo is an absolute natural in his profession and very intelligent. He is friendly, listens to his patients, answers any questions, and he is an overall good person who is attentive to his patient's needs, the family, and friends. I was blessed to find Dr. Arzoo and to treated by him and his staff during this difficult time in my life. The office is clean and accommodating. Thank you for all that you do Dr. Arzoo. You are one of a kind and I am forever grateful for helping me get better.
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Jun 28, 2016
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Dr. Arzoo took the time to listen to my extensive medical history and showed compassion and patience when others would be backing out the door on their way to the next patient. By taking the time to review my records and history, he focused on the root cause, not just the symptoms. He clearly explained the rational of his working diagnosis, the approaches we could take as a team and the path we would be traveling at each step of the process.
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Lisa C. in Burbank CA – Apr 29, 2016
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Dr. Arzoo is an extremely educated Doctor and has an incredible bedside manner. Despite your worries he easily takes you out of your head so you can properly deal with what you have going on. I have dealt with him on two occasions. One to rule out DCIS and having an Acute DVT. He is top notch and I would highly recommend him to any one that needs an oncologist/hematologist.
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Biography

Dr. Karo Arzoo, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Burbank, CA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Arzoo has more experience with Blood Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of California...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

1996
University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

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Locations

UCLA Medical Group

Providence Breast Center201 S Buena Vista St Ste 200 Burbank, CA 91505
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Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center

Burbank, CA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)