Dr. Lawrence Piro, MD

Dr. Lawrence Piro, MD

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Hematology & Oncology  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Lawrence Piro, MD is a hematology & oncology doctor who practices in Santa Monica, CA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

Cancer Institute Medical Group

2001 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 560W

Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Melanoma
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more than 79% of peers
Leukocytosis
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more than 65% of peers
Urinary Disorders
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more than 65% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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Procedures

  • Thoracentesis

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.

Education

  • Washington Univ Sch of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Barnes Hosp/Wash U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Barnes Hosp/Wash U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Scripps Clin Rsch Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Piro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Piro does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Piro and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Piro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Piro to family and friends
3.5
based on 14 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Piro's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Los Angeles, CA |
Pure and simple. Dr. Piro saved my life. AMS
in La Jolla, CA |
Dr Piro is one of the best oncologist in the USA , he is very smart , explain everything very clear, and in detail, He is very friendly, and very kind, If you need and excellent Dr to treat your cancer he is the Dr you need to see. The people that work at the Angeles clinic are also the very bes, they call you, and let you know about your appointment; the best experience ever going to a Dr.
in Santa Monica, CA |
Dr. Piro is not just a really great doctor, he?s really good at explaining things to me and my family. When my my wife got a cancer diagnosis two years ago, we were told Dr. Piro is the best by our doctor and my friend who went to him, too. They were both right. Dr. Piro is like a coach getting the whole family to the finish line.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Piro accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Piro has admitting privileges

Providence Saint John's Health Center
2121 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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