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Oncologist Rehana S. Baqai, M.D. Serving La Mirada Community

21 Sep
Oncologist Rehana S. Baqai, M.D.

Rehana S. Baqai, M.D.

Dr. Rehana S. Baqai is one of the top oncology specialists in Los Angeles. She sees her patients at the La Mirada office of The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation.

A highly compassionate and dedicated doctor, Dr. Baqai is certified by the American Board of Medical Oncology. Fellowship-trained in Oncology at University of California, Irvine, Dr. Baqai earned her medical degree from the Fatima Jinnah Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan. Dr. Baqai has completed her residency through the Northeastern Pennsylvania Affiliated Residency Program of Hahnemann University at the VA Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre, PA. Dr. Baqai strives to make a difference in the life of every patient she treats. Dr. Baqai is fluent in Urdu and Hindi.

Professional Memberships:

  • American Medical Association
  • California Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Internal Medicine
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Orange County Medical Association

Patient Care Philosophy

“It’s a passion, not only a profession,” says Dr. Baqai regarding the practice of Medicine. Dr. Baqai takes a deeply empathetic approach with each patient to better understand his or her needs during an extremely difficult time. Educating the patients about their illness is a top priority for Dr. Baqai as it enables the patient to make appropriate decisions about their treatment.Every patient is treated as a whole, taking into account all aspects including physical, emotional and psychological aspects. Dr. Baqai is an excellent listener who ensures that every patient is heard and treated with utmost respect. She takes pride in every connection and relationship that she’s able to establish with the people she serves. In addition to being committed to serving her patients, Dr. Baqai is a dedicated wife and mother of 2 beautiful children.

About The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation

The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation is a premier cancer treatment center in Los Angeles. Offering programs to help patients and families cope with the challenges that are brought on by cancer and strive to optimize their quality of life, comprehensive and realistic treatment goals are tailored to every person’s unique needs and decided upon in partnership with the patients and their families. Dedicated to excel in cancer prevention, diagnosis and education through our exceptional team of physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, medical assistants and office staff, The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation has 8 Southern California locations in the cities of Downey, Long Beach, Lynwood, Montebello Whittier, Anaheim, La Mirada and Glendale. For more information please visit www.theoncologyinstitute.com.

Oncologist Daniel J. Kim, M.D. Serving Korean and Japanese Communities of Orange County

12 Sep
Oncologist Daniel Kim, M.D.

Daniel J. Kim, M.D.

Dr. Kim is one of the top Oncology specialists in Orange County. Dr. Kim operates out of the Anaheim office of The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation located at 1184 N. Euclid St. Anaheim, CA 92801.

Dr. Kim grew up in Japan in a Korean household, but most of his life was spent in the Los Angeles area.

He earned his undergraduate degree with high honors in Molecular Cell Biology from University of California, Berkeley.  He then earned two masters degrees, one from Biola University in cultural anthropology, and another from Dartmouth College in epidemiology and biostatistics.  His medical degree was earned from Loma Linda University School of Medicine.  This was followed by an internal medicine residency at UCLA – Olive View Medical Center where he was recognized as the most humanistic intern, the most outstanding intern, and the most outstanding resident for two years in a row.  He also served as the chief resident of his internal medicine residency, during which he held simultaneous appointment as a Clinical Instructor of Medicine at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.  He then trained in hematology and medical oncology at UCLA – Olive View and Cedars-Sinai Medical Centers, where he was recognized as the most outstanding fellow for two years in a row.  During his fellowship, his focus of research was on gastrointestinal malignancies, especially in gastric cancer involving young patients.

Dr. Kim has presented on the topic of multiple myeloma at a national meeting for the Society of General Internal Medicine, and has published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine, Southern Medical Journal, and Acta Oto-laryngologica, and eMedicine.

Dr. Kim has traveled to Honduras, the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico, and East Asia on medical mission trips through Global Health Outreach.

Dr. Kim believes in a whole-person approach to medical care. Medical, physical, mental, and spiritual aspects of care are of utmost importance.

Dr. Kim speaks both Japanese and Korean

Professional Memeberships:

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Medical Association / California Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • Christian Medical Association
  • Korean American Medical Association
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Dr. Kim operates out of the Anaheim office of The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation located at 1184 N. Euclid St. Anaheim, CA 92801.
If you would like to make an appointment with Dr. Kim, please call 714-399-0620

About The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation

The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation is a premier cancer treatment center in Los Angeles. Offering programs to help patients and families cope with the challenges that are brought on by cancer and strive to optimize their quality of life, comprehensive and realistic treatment goals are tailored to every person’s unique needs and decided upon in partnership with the patients and their families. Dedicated to excel in cancer prevention, diagnosis and education through our exceptional team of physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, medical assistants and office staff, The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation has 8 Southern California locations in the cities of Downey, Long Beach, Lynwood, Montebello Whittier, Anaheim, La Mirada and Glendale. For more information please visit www.theoncologyinstitute.com.

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