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Shumei Kato, MD

Dr. Kato is a hematologist oncologist in the San Diego area. He is affiliated with UC San Diego Health Hillcrest-Hillcrest Med Center and UCSD Emergency and Urgent Care.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
363 doctors
Top 15%
363 doctors
Top 5%
181 doctors
Dr. Kato saw digestive tract conditions patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
39 doctors
Top 15%
38 doctors
Top 5%
19 doctors
Dr. Kato saw colon cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
7 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Kato saw liver cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
6 doctors
Top 15%
6 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Kato saw ovarian cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
179 doctors
Top 15%
179 doctors
Top 5%
89 doctors
Dr. Kato saw chronic pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
154 doctors
Top 15%
154 doctors
Top 5%
77 doctors
Dr. Kato saw peripheral neuropathy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
155 doctors
Top 15%
155 doctors
Top 5%
77 doctors
Dr. Kato saw neuropathy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
175 doctors
Top 15%
175 doctors
Top 5%
87 doctors
Dr. Kato saw liver condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
25 doctors
Top 15%
24 doctors
Top 5%
12 doctors
Dr. Kato saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
381 doctors
Top 15%
382 doctors
Top 5%
190 doctors
Dr. Kato saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
63 doctors
Top 15%
64 doctors
Top 5%
31 doctors
Dr. Kato saw breast cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
365 doctors
Top 15%
365 doctors
Top 5%
182 doctors
Dr. Kato saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
36 doctors
Top 15%
36 doctors
Top 5%
18 doctors
Dr. Kato saw lymphoma patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Top 25%
258 doctors
Top 15%
258 doctors
Top 5%
129 doctors
Dr. Kato saw anemia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Kato sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center
3855 Health Sciences Dr
La Jolla, CA 92093
2,241 miles away

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Hospital affiliations

Dr. Kato is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • UC San Diego Health Hillcrest-Hillcrest Med Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • UCSD Emergency and Urgent Care
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Chinese Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • Oregons Health COOP
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • SelectHealth
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield