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Dr. Peter T. Curtin, MD
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Dr. Peter T. Curtin, MD

Transplant Hepatologist, Hematology / Oncology Specialist
Accepting patients

    Overview

    Peter Curtin, MD, is a board-certified hematologist and oncologist who treats patients with blood-related cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma, myelodysplastic syndrome and myeloma. In his role as clinical director of Blood and Marrow Transplantation at UC San Diego Health, he leads an interdisciplinary team of physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses, social workers and support staff.As a professor in the Department of Medicine, Dr. Curtin trains medical students and residents at UC San Diego School of Medicine. He conducts research and has published widely.Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, Dr. Curtin was an associate professor in the Northwest Marrow Transplant Program at Oregon Health & Sciences University in Portland. He also was associate director at Chiron Corp. in Emeryville, CA, a multinational biotechnology firm that was acquired by Novartis. Other previous positions include assistant professor in hematology and oncology at Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston and at UC San Francisco.Dr. Curtin completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at UC San Francisco and a residency in internal medicine at North Carolina Memorial Hospital in Chapel Hill. He earned his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY. He is board-certified in hematology, medical oncology and internal medicine.UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information, see https://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/cancer/programs/hematologic/BMT/Pages/default.aspx and https://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/cancer/Pages/default.aspx.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Transplant Hepatologist

    Hematology / Oncology Specialist

    Education & Training

    Univ Of Nc Hosps, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    Medical Degree - SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse

    Other Degree - North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC

    Other Degree - UC San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco

    Medical Degree - Clinical Director, Blood and Marrow Transplantation

    Medical Degree - Professor of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 1984

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 1982

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 1985

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Transplant Hepatologist, like Dr. Peter Curtin, may include:

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    Jacobs Medical Center at UC San Diego Health - Cancer Care

    9300 Campus Point Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 657-7000

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    UC San Diego Health La Jolla - Moores Cancer Center - Leukemia and Lymphoma

    3855 Health Sciences Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 822-6600

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    Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health

    3855 Health Sciences Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 822-6100

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    UC San Diego Health

    200 West Arbor Dr

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Peter Curtin accepting new patients?

    Yes, Peter Curtin is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Peter Curtin offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Curtin's office at (858) 657-7000 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Peter Curtin offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Curtin's office at (858) 657-7000 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Peter Curtin speak?

    Peter Curtin speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Peter Curtin have?

    Peter Curtin is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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