Dr. Sant Chawla, MD

Dr. Sant Chawla, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sant Chawla, MD is an oncology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in oncology, internal medicine, and more.

Sarcoma Oncology Research Center

2811 Wilshire Blvd Ste 414

Santa Monica, CA 90403
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of California
  • Preferred Health Systems
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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

Soft Tissue Sarcoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
more than 78% of peers
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Chawla'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.

3  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

76  Conditions Treated


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2  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.


  • All-India Institute Of Medical Sciences, All-India Institute Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • All India Institute Med Science
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • All India Institute Med Scis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Auckland Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Post Grad Institute Med Ed Rsch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Tex Md Anderson Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chawla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chawla's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chawla to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chawla'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 (2)

Dr. Chawla saved my life. I can't stress what and incredible physician and human being he is. It's such a challenging time, and he really does treat you like family. I wouldn't trust anyone else with my care!
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Dr. Chawla has saved my life and I truly owe everything to him. I was told by my oncologist up north that I had 2 years to live, but when I came to Dr. Chawla he told me they would do everything in their power to not only treat me but to cure me. He found a clinical trial I qualified for, checked...more
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