Dr. Michael P. Sherman, MD

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Dr. Michael P. Sherman, MD

Oncology | Male

Contra Costa Oncology 500 Lennon Ln, Walnut Creek, CA 94598 Get Directions
(925) 939-9610

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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.Read more

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology

Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Adult Development Disorders
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder 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
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Primary Peritoneal Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • 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

Procedures Performed

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

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)

    Graduated in 1994

  • Internship Hospital
    Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 1995

  • Residency Hospital
    Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 1996

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Laboratory Of Dr. Warner C. Greene, Gladstone Institute Of Virology & Immunology, Ucsf

    Completed in 2009

    Ucsf Medical Center

    Completed in 2009

  • Undergraduate School
    Weill Cornell Medical College

    Graduated in 1987

  • Other Education
    State University Of New York-Phd

    Completed in 1994

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Dr. Sherman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Oncology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Sherman's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Sherman

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Sherman's Care Philosophy

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.