About Carol Nishikubo, MD
Triple certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Hematology, Internal Medicine, and Medical Oncology, Carol Y. Nishikubo, MD, FACP, earned her medical degree from the USC Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles, then went on to complete both her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque, NM.
After completing her fellowship at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, in Hematology and Medical Oncology, Dr. Nishikubo joined the full-time UCLA School of Medicine faculty, carrying out clinical research in lymphoma and lung cancer. She joined Santa Monica Hematology-Oncology Consultants in 1999.
Dr. Nishikubo has a particular interest in lung, breast, gastrointestinal and hematologic malignancies. Dr. Nishikubo has received numerous awards, honors, and recognitions, including Checkbook Top Doc, Super Doc, ACP Fellow, and more. She is active in several professional societies and serves on hospital committees at Providence Saint John’s Health Center and UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica.
Dr. Nishikubo is one of the finest doctors I have ever had. She is extremely caring, compassionate, and knowledgeable. I am grateful for her help and expertise.Real Patient
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I always get the most attentive and compassionate care from Carol Nishikubo and her staff!Providence Patient
Dr. Nisha Kubo has always been aware of what is happening with me and provides follow up if she's prescribed a new prescription and has always been available for me if I have a question. I have never felt rushed.Providence Patient
This was an Annual Exam with an Oncologist who examines specific areas of the body & blood lab test results to follow up on breast cancer. This MD is a well regarded & capable practitioner. The combination of physical examination & lab blood work this practitioner employs provides the necessary assurance that I continue to be well.Providence Patient
The doctor is as professional and human as you could ask forProvidence Patient
Dr. Nishikubo is one of the best oncologist that I can recommend to my friends.Providence Patient
Outstanding concern. Always tuned it to any of my issues.Providence Patient
All my experiences were good and I was very satisfied.Providence Patient
Conscientious, caring, thorough! A great encounter.Providence Patient
Dr. Nishikubo is extremely intelligent, efficient, and perceptive. She imparts information clearly and with direct relevance to my situation.Providence Patient
I always had a good experience with this provider.Providence Patient