Carol Nishikubo MD

Carol Nishikubo, MD

Hematology, Hematology Oncology, Medical Oncology

Accepting New Patients

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.

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2021 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 400E,
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 453-5654

12555 West Jefferson Blvd., Suite 303,
Los Angeles, CA 90066
(310) 828-8585

2121 Santa Monica Blvd., Garden Level,, Garden Level,
Santa Monica, CA 90404


Medical School
USC Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

InternshipUniversity of New Mexico Hospital, Albuquerque, NM Internal Medicine 1991 Residency
University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM
Internal Medicine

UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Hematology & Medical Oncology


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  • 274 Reviews
  • 4.92

I've always had the best experience with Dr. Nishikuboshe is thoughtful, attentive, informative and professional.

Providence Patient
  • 5

Dr. Nishikubo is excellent and I trust her implicitly as my oncologist. She is caring and always interested to know how I am doing in my life and I can talk to her about any challenges, not just related to my health. I feel extremely lucky to have her as my doctor.

Providence Patient
  • 5

Everything was perfect

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  • 5

Dr. Is always prompt, listens and we discuss. Very good.

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  • 5

Dr. Nishikubo has a wonderful ability to be there in the moment. She listens, is kind and wants to help.

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  • 5

Happy and thankful Dr. Nishikubo is my doctor.

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  • 5

Dr Nishikubo and everyone else in her office have always taken very good care of me.

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  • 4.93

Dr. Nishikubo is friendly, thorough and thoughtful doctor. I feel like I'm in good hands.

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  • 5

All very good experiences

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