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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Dr. Nishikubo always a good listener and spent time to explain to me.Providence Patient
These are virtual visits. We think Dr. Carol Nishikubo is a superb hematologist.Providence Patient
She listens to what I'm saying and is extremely helpful answering my questions.Providence Patient
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.Providence Patient
I have nothing but the highest regard for Dr. Nishikubo.Providence Patient
Always makes useful suggestions and answers questions. I have referred people to herProvidence Patient
Dr. Nishikubo is always ready to listen and explain, make referrals and keep track of my on-going health issues. I am very pleased with the care I receive from her. The office and building assiduously follow covid care proceedures and I feel safe coming to her office.Providence Patient
Always good--on time, listens, answers concerns, reports test results.Providence Patient
Dr. Carol Nishikubo is an excellent doctor. I am so appreciative of her and am so glad that she is my doctor. She is a real expert in her field.Providence Patient