Dr. Thomas Shiftan, MD

Dr. Thomas Shiftan, MD

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Hematology | Male | 70 years old

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Dr. Shiftan specializes in Hematology and practices in San Diego, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shiftan to family and friends
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Dr. Shiftan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Reviews (1)
in San Diego, CA |
Compassionate and genteel, soft-spoken and brilliant, an ally through all phases of treatment, truthful but hopeful and determined and despite crummy prognosis
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Dr. Shiftan'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 Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Board Certifications

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  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma

Education

  • Medical School
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons

    Graduated in 1972

  • Internship Hospital
    Uc San Diego Hosps

    Completed in 1973

  • Residency Hospital
    Uc San Diego Hosps

    Completed in 1975

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of California San Diego

    Completed in 1977

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Professional Affiliations

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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

Procedures Performed

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy