Dr. Michael Sherman, MD

Dr. Michael Sherman, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Michael Sherman, MD is an oncology specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1994 and specializes in oncology and hematology.

500 Lennon Ln

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contact Information

(925) 939-9610

Insurance Accepted

  • 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
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Sherman'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.

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."

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology

3  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*

100  Conditions Treated

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5  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.

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

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sherman to family and friends
16 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (1)

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

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is one of the very best Doctors I have ever met. He has been caring for me for about 5 years after I had some signs of cancer. He has carefully monitored my health every six months with appropropriate tests, lab work and office visits. I would give him ten stars if your scale went that high. I...more
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