Dr. Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD

Dr. Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD

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    Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD, is a board-certified medical oncologist. Her clinical practice is devoted to patients with all types of lung cancer, and she has particular expertise with female patients and nonsmokers.She believes in a multidisciplinary approach to lung cancer, and works closely with surgical oncologists and radiation oncologists to provide the best patient experience. She leads a weekly lung tumor board," where expert physicians and scientists from several specialties review cases to develop the best possible individualized treatment plan.Dr. Bazhenova is also an active participant in clinical research, including designing and implementing clinical investigations at Moores Cancer Center. These Phase II studies and correlative science projects often connect her patients with newly approved therapies or treatments available only in clinical trials. She completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at Scripps Clinic Green Hospital and a residency in internal medicine at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System. Dr. Bazhenova earned her medical degree from Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy in Russia. She is board-certified in medical oncology.UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information, see https://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/cancer/Pages/default.aspx.

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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Hematology / Oncology Specialist

    Education & Training

    Medical Degree - Nizhny Nogorod Medical Academy, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

    Other Degree - UC Los Angeles, West LA Healthcare Center, Los Angeles

    Other Degree - Scripps Clinic, La Jolla

    Medical Degree - Medical Oncologist

    Medical Degree - Professor of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine



    Medical Conditions Treated

    Medical Procedures Performed

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    UC San Diego Health La Jolla - Moores Cancer Center - Lung Cancer

    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 Lyudmila Bazhenova accepting new patients?

    Yes, Lyudmila Bazhenova is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Lyudmila Bazhenova offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Bazhenova's office at (858) 822-6100 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Lyudmila Bazhenova offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Bazhenova's office at (858) 822-6100 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Lyudmila Bazhenova speak?

    Lyudmila Bazhenova speaks English and Russian.

    Which board certifications does Lyudmila Bazhenova have?

    Lyudmila Bazhenova is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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