Dr. Sara Hurvitz, MD

HematologyFemaleAge 51

Dr. Hurvitz
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2020 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 580 Santa Monica, CA 90404

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(310) 633-8400

Dr. Sara Hurvitz, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Southern California School of Medicine medical school in 1999. She is affiliated with medical facilities Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hurvitz to book an appointment.

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Dr. Hurvitz is affiliated with UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica Santa Monica, a highly rated hospital.

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Background

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hurvitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hurvitz treats Breast Cancer more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Hurvitz treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
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Secondary Malignancies
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hurvitz treats Secondary Malignancies more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Hurvitz treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Nausea
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hurvitz treats Nausea more than 73% of her peers

Dr. Hurvitz treats this condition more than 73% of her peers

Dr. Hurvitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acne
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cellulitis
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Cold Sore
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Enteritis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fever
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Immunization Administration
  • Insomnia
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malnutrition
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pneumonia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Rash
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stye
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin K Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Hurvitz accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Vivity-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Hurvitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hurvitz

3.9

Based on 16 ratings

5 Stars
68.75%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
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(1)
2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
(4)
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What went well
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  • Staff friendliness (12)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (11)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (4)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (4)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (4)
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I love Dr. Hurvitz. She is compassionate and a great listener. I thank God I found her. She saved my life.
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Kim Baker in Los Angeles, CA – Feb 23, 2017
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Dr. Hurvitz is brilliant, trustworthy, kind, and takes great care of her patients.
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New York, NY – May 21, 2016
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Dr. Hurvitz saved my life when I had invasive lobular breast cancer. I cannot recommend her highly enough. She is the best.
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North Hollywood, CA – May 21, 2016
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Sara Hurvitz, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Education

2006
UCLA
Fellowship Hospital
2002
UCLA Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
UCLA Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1999
University of Southern California School of Medicine
Medical School
1993
UC Irvine
Undergraduate School

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology Young Investigator Award, 6/3/07
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology Merit Award, June 2006

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What are Dr. Sara Hurvitz, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hurvitz frequently treats Breast Cancer, Secondary Malignancies, and Nausea. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hurvitz treats.

Where is Dr. Sara Hurvitz, MD's office located?

Dr. Hurvitz's office is located at 2020 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 580, Santa Monica, CA 90404. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Limited To Official Government Duties On2020 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 580 Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Hurvitz is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

31 Awards Received

UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica

Santa Monica, CA

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

20 Awards Received