Dr. Razelle Kurzrock, MD

Dr. Razelle Kurzrock, MD

Hematology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Razelle Kurzrock, MD is a hematology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. She graduated from University of Toronto, Fac Med in 1978 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.Read her 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
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Kurzrock's Experience

Dr. Kurzrock's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hematology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Kurzrock's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kurzrock "Razelle Kurzrock, MD, is a board-certified medical oncologist and a renowned expert in precision medicine. Precision medicine, also called personalized therapy, uses molecular tumor testing to match each patient with the best possible treatment. As director of the Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy and Moores Cancer Center’s Clinical Trials Office, she cares for patients with all types of cancer who may benefit from clinical trials of experimental therapies. She also has a special interest in rare tumors. Before joining UC San Diego in 2012, Dr. Kurzrock developed one of the largest Phase 1 clinical trials programs in the world while at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. A central theme of that program was the personalized medicine strategy, which matched patients with targeted cancer treatments that optimized chances for response. She is a frequent speaker at national and international meetings, and her research has been widely published, with more than 500 articles in peer-reviewed publications. (See a list of her publications on PubMed.gov.) Dr. Kurzrock earned her medical degree from the University of Toronto. She completed her residency at Tulane University and her fellowship in medical oncology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. She is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. "


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3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

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

23  Conditions Treated

1  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.


  • University of Toronto, Fac Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Mt Sinai Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane U Affil Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • MD Anderson Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kurzrock has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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