Dr. Lyudmila Bazhenova, MD

Dr. Lyudmila Bazhenova, MD

Hematology  |  
Female  |  
Age 46
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lyudmila Bazhenova, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in La Jolla, CA. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Read her story

3855 Health Science Dr.

La Jolla, CA 92093

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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more than 79% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 19% of peers
Blood Disorders
more than 10% of peers

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Dr. Bazhenova's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bazhenova "Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD, is a board-certified medical oncologist. Her clinical practice is devoted to patients with all types of lung cancer, and she has particular expertise with female patients and nonsmokers. She believes in a multidisciplinary approach to lung cancer, and works closely with surgical oncologists and radiation oncologists to provide the best patient experience. She leads a weekly “lung tumor board," where expert physicians and scientists from several specialties review cases to develop the best possible individualized treatment plan. Dr. Bazhenova is also an active participant in clinical research, including designing and implementing clinical investigations at Moores Cancer Center. These Phase II studies and correlative science projects often connect her patients with newly approved therapies or treatments available only in clinical trials. She completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at Scripps Clinic Green Hospital and a residency in internal medicine at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System. Dr. Bazhenova earned her medical degree from Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy in Russia. She is board-certified in medical oncology. "


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  • Hematology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • 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.


  • Sm Kirov Academy Of Military Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bazhenova has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bazhenova's Performance
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  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
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  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Bazhenova accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Optima Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
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