Dr. Michael Sherman, MD

Oncology  |  
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Age 52
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Dr. Michael Sherman, MD
Dr. Michael Sherman, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Walnut Creek, CA. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Sherman is affiliated with San Ramon Regional Medical Center and John Muir Medical Center - Concord.

500 Lennon Ln

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contact Information

(925) 939-9610

Dr. Michael Sherman, MD

Dr. Michael Sherman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sherman "CONTRA COSTA ONCOLOGY welcomes you and your family. We are committed to providing the highest quality care for patients with cancer and blood disorders. Specializing in comprehensive cutting-edge treatment programs for all forms of cancer, our highly-trained, board-certified physicians and oncology nurse practioners are dedicated to providing the best possible patient experience."

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adult Development Disorders
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Peritoneal Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tumor
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Chemotherapy
  • IV Therapy
  • Lupron Injection
  • 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

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Laboratory Of Dr. Warner C. Greene, Gladstone Institute Of Virology & Immunology, Ucsf
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • State University Of New York-Phd
    Other Education | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sherman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sherman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sherman to family and friends
4.0
based on 15 total reviews
Dr. Sherman'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
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sherman accepts 15 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
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group HMO
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Sherman has admitting privileges

John Muir Medical Center - Concord
2540 East St
Concord, CA 94520
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San Ramon Regional Medical Center
6001 Norris Canyon Rd
San Ramon, CA 94583
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