Dr. Matthew Wieduwilt, MD

Dr. Matthew Wieduwilt, MD

Hematology & Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Matthew Wieduwilt, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2000 and specializes in hematology & oncology, oncology, and more.Read his 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)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wieduwilt performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 93% of peers
Acute Leukemia
very high
more than 89% of peers
Bone Cancer
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Wieduwilt's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Wieduwilt's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wieduwilt "Matthew Wieduwilt, MD, PhD, is a board-certified hematologist and medical oncologist who cares for people with blood cancers, with a special focus in acute leukemia and bone marrow transplantation. He is a part of the joint UC San Diego Health / Sharp Blood and Marrow Transplantation (BMT) Program, which provides patients with the unique opportunity to receive care from the same physician throughout all phases of blood cancer treatment. His care emphasizes evidence-based medicine with a thoughtful, personalized approach to develop the most effective treatment and supportive care plans for his patients. He is also dedicated to conducting clinical trials with novel agents and regimens to expand treatment options for patients getting care at UC San Diego Health, and to further the clinical science of acute leukemia treatment and bone marrow transplantation. Dr. Wieduwilt completed a fellowship and residency at UCSF. He earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He is board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology."


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5  Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Blood & Marrow Transplant
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

3  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*

62  Conditions Treated


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4  Procedures

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.


  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wieduwilt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wieduwilt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wieduwilt to family and friends
10 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Wieduwilt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I came to Dr. Wieduwilt for a second opinion on my acute leukemia with a plan to go back to my local physician however after my apt I was so impressed with his knowledge of the most up to date treatment options I immediately transferred my care. He came in to the hospital during his time off to...more
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Thank you doctor, my family and I are so grateful for you and all you have done for us. We are so grateful for you.
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Dr Wieduwilt took time to explain things well and answered my questions. His bedside manner was good and he inspired confidence in me. He seemed very knowledgable and cared about choosing just the right treatment for the type of Cancer that I have. My concerns mattered to him... His Nurse was...more
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Dr. Wieduwilt took the time to explain my very complicated disease to me. I know that he saved my life and did so by fighting for me. He even went up against my insurance company to ensure that I got the treatment that I needed. I am now in remission and I know that he saved my life. Thank you Dr....more
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Zero rating - Beware the number of undisclosed deaths attributed to Dr. Matthew Wieduwilt, attributed to inadequate warning, lack of tailored care, medical errors, insufficient due diligence, and dangerously obsolete treatment procedures.
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