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Shamel Sanani

Languages: English, Persian
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Shamel Sanani, MD, FACP, is board-certified in oncology. He received his medical degree from Tehran National University of Iran. He completed his internship at Sisters of Charity Hospital, New York, as well as at St. Luke's Hospital Center, New York. His residency in internal medicine was completed at Sisters of Charity Hospital and his fellowship in medical oncology was completed at the State University of New York-Buffalo Medical Center and Roswell Park Memorial Hospital. Dr. Sanani's clinical interests include hematology and oncology. He is a member of the Southern California Academy of Clinical Oncology, the American Medical Association and the UCLA Hematology/Oncology Network. He also is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP) and Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California, LA (UCLA), Department of Medicine. Dr. Sanani is committed to excellence in comprehensive health care for both men and women, in a partnership that honors patient individuality and dignity. His approach involves understanding the patient's health care needs and implementing state-of-the-art techniques and compassionate care. Dr. Sanani is a member of the Providence Holy Cross Medical Staff providing care in oncology and Director of the Medical Oncology Department at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center.
Field of Study
Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences, Iran (F/K/A Nat'l Univ Of Iran)
Medical School
Sisters Of Charity Hospitals Of Buffalo, NY
St Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh, NY
Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Sisters Of Charity Hospitals Of Buffalo, NY
Internal Medicine
Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Internal Medicine
SUNY Buffalo General Medical Center, Bufallo, NY
Medical Oncology
Professional Associations
Health Plans Accepted
  • Aetna POS/EPO
  • Aetna Preferred Provider Organization
  • Affiliated Health Funds PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered CA HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Preferred Provider Organization
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Shield of CA Covered CA HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA Covered CA PPO/EPO
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO Plus POS
  • Blue Shield of CA POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield of CA Preferred Provider Organization
  • Cigna POS/EPO
  • Cigna Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
  • CorVel Health PPO/EPO
  • First Health Network PPO/EPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO/POS
  • Health Net Covered CA HMO
  • Health Net Covered CA PPO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Medi-Cal Anthem BC HMO
  • Medi-Cal Health Net HMO
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Medicare
  • Motion Picture Health/Writers Guild
  • TriCare/TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare EPO
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare POS
  • United Healthcare PPO
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Oncology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
Clinical Interests
  • Cancer
City of Hope - Mission Hills
15031 Rinaldi Street Suite 150
Mission Hills, CA 91345
(818) 496-9575
City of Hope - Mission Hills Radiation Oncology
15031 Rinaldi Street
Mission Hills, CA 91345
(818) 496-4758
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Holy Cross Medical Center