Dr. Lynn Bemiller, MD

Dr. Lynn Bemiller, MD

Hematology & Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 61
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lynn Bemiller, MD is a hematology & oncology doctor who practices in La Jolla, CA. She is 61 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.Read her story

3855 Health Sciences Drive

La Jolla, CA 92093

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Sickle Cell Disease
more than 87% of peers
Blood Disorders
more than 81% of peers
more than 62% of peers

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Dr. Bemiller's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bemiller "Lynn S. Bemiller, MD, is a board-certified hematologist and medical oncologist who specializes in treating people with nonmalignant disorders of the blood, including anemia, bleeding or clotting problems, and white blood cell problems. She also has a special interest in transfusion medicine and global health. Dr. Bemiller has cared for patients in the San Diego community since 1985. From 1994 to 2000, she served as the associate medical director for the San Diego Blood Bank, where she helped establish the umbilical cord blood banking program. Dedicated to improving human welfare globally, Dr. Bemiller has also served as a volunteer hematologist and physician for several humanitarian organizations, including Health Volunteers Overseas and Project HOPE. In recent years, she worked part-time as a hematologist/oncologist for several hospitals in San Diego. As a part-time physician, Dr. Bemiller devoted the rest of her time to international medical volunteer work in the South Pacific region. Dr. Bemiller completed her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in hematology/oncology in the Department of Medicine at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego. She earned her medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Va. She holds a master’s in public health from Walden University in Minneapolis. Dr. Bemiller is board-certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. She is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Bemiller has been twice named a top doctor in San Diego Magazine's “Physicians of Exceptional Excellence" annual survey performed in collaboration with the San Diego County Medical Society. She is a long-time resident of San Diego and has two sons."


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  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Adult Hematology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Hemophilia
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Neutropenia
  • Pancytopenia
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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.


  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Portsmouth Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Naval Medical Center San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Naval Reg Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Naval Medical Center San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bemiller has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bemiller accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group HMO
    Large Group PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare HMO

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