Raghuveer Ranganathan, MD

Hematology, Blood and Marrow Transplant

Locations

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1500 San Pablo Street , Los Angeles, CA 90033
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7 days a week, 24 hours a day
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1441 Eastlake Ave , Los Angeles, CA 90089
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7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Provider Details

Language Spoken
English
Gender
Male
About Raghuveer Ranganathan , MD
Raghuveer Ranganathan, MD, is a hematologist at Keck Medicine of USC, who treats blood cancers and specializes in blood and marrow transplants, as well as care for patients diagnosed with lymphoma. He offers cellular immunotherapies, CAR T-cell therapies and performs autologous bone marrow transplants at USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of Keck Medicine.

Dr. Ranganathan believes that open and clear communication is the most critical foundational aspect of any doctor-patient relationship. He ensures that each of his patients thoroughly understand their diagnosis and therapy options. Dr. Ranganathan provides care with the goal of boosting the patient’s confidence and creating as smooth of a treatment process as possible.

His research interests are focused on improving cellular therapy for blood cancers, specifically by utilizing the patient’s own immune system to eradicate the cancer. Dr. Ranganathan is especially interested in advancing CAR (chimeric antigen receptor) T-cell therapy, which involves genetically modifying a patient’s white blood cells to fight cancer more effectively. His research has been published in peer-reviewed journals, and he has delivered presentations around the United States and in Canada. He is a member of professional organizations, including the American Association of Clinical Research, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology.

When he’s not working, Dr. Ranganathan enjoys spending time outdoors and hiking in the scenic California mountains.
“Cancer can be an intimidating diagnosis. My philosophy is to make a patient’s journey as informative and smooth as possible to buoy their confidence in being able to fight their disease effectively.”

Experience

Specialties
  • Hematology
  • Blood and Marrow Transplant

Insurances Accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Watchtower
  • Medicare
  • Health Net
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Interplan
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • CIGNA
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Marian Health Services
  • MultiPlan
  • First Health
  • NEXT
  • Pacificare
  • GEHA
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • Brand New Day
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • United Healthcare
  • USC Network

Ratings and Reviews

  • Provider Explanations Easy to Understand
  • Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions
  • Provider Showed Respect
  • Provider Listened Carefully
  • Provider Knew Medical History
  • Provider Spent Enough Time

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