kim margolin

Kim Margolin, M.D., FASCO

Accepting New Patients

About Kim Margolin, M.D., FASCO

Dr. Margolin specializes in melanoma and other skin cancers with a focus on immunotherapy.  She came to Providence/St. John’s from the City of Hope, where she worked for a total of 30 years, stopping out for 6 years at University of Washington and 1 year at Stanford.  

Dr. Margolin has co-led the Cytokine Working Group and the Cancer Immunotherapy Trials Network, participated in SWOG’s Melanoma Committee, and served ASCO and the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer in many capacities.  She has served on the FDA’s Oncology Drugs Advisory Committee and has been on two advisory committees to the European Organization for the Research and Treatment of Cancer.  

Among her research interests are brain metastasis in melanoma and immunotherapy of skin cancers.  Dr. Margolin will collaborate with surgeons and laboratory investigators at St. John’s and will lead the institute’s efforts in melanoma/skin cancer clinical trials.  

Clinical Interests

Melanoma, non-Melanoma skin cancers, Germ cell cancer (testicular cancer)

Locations

2200 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 121,
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Education

Medical School
Stanford (Medical Scientist Training Program)

Internship
Yale-New Haven

Residency
Yale-New Haven

Languages

Armenian
English
French
German
Italian
Portuguese
Spanish

Reviews

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  • 4.9
  • 56 Reviews
  • 41 Comments
  • 5
06/02/2024

Everyone at the infusion center were professional and friendly. I couldn't say for a better team.

Providence Patient
  • 4.92
04/16/2024

Knowledgeable, caring, well-connected in her field.Also, has a sense of humor,which helps.

Providence Patient
  • 5
03/31/2024

Very understanding and committed doctor to my cancer condition. Williness to work with physicians in other cities. You are lucky to have a doctor with her specialty at St. Johns.

Providence Patient
  • 5
03/24/2024

Everything was perfect.Everybody is always extremely professional.

Providence Patient
  • 5
03/03/2024

They are all angels in the cancer center, and I thank God every day that I got sent there

Providence Patient
  • 5
02/19/2024

My experience withe my Providence providers has been nothing short of excellent. My only complaint is about the ER.

Providence Patient
  • 5
02/07/2024

Dr. Took time, was prepared, knew my history, seemed to truly care.

Providence Patient
  • 5
01/07/2024

Professional and knowledgeable

Providence Patient
  • 5
12/09/2023

Dr. Margolin did an excellent job taking a biopsy of my lipoma.

Providence Patient
  • 5
11/21/2023

Dr. Kim Margolin has been my care provider for over 6 years now. She is a kind and compassionate professional who consistently provides excellent care. I have highly recommended her to other family members and friends.

Providence Patient