I want every patient to be well informed and confident when making complex decisions required in cancer care. I hope I can ease some of the burden put on patients and their families by providing relevant and accurate information about cancer and cancer treatments.
Gagandeep Brar, MD, is a board-certified hematologist and medical oncologist in Los Angeles, California. She has a research interest in gastrointestinal malignancies with a focus on immune and targeted therapies. Her work has been published in Journal of Clinical Oncology, Clinical Cancer Research and British Journal of Cancer.
Dr. Brar graduated from Notre Dame de Namur University with a B.S. in Biology. She received her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine. She completed her internal medicine training at Rochester Regional Medical Center and hematology/medical oncology fellowship at MedStar Washington Hospital Center/Georgetown University. She completed an additional research year at the National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute. She joined Weill Cornell Medicine/NewYork-Presbyterian as an Assistant Professor of Medicine and medical oncologist after completing her training. She recently relocated to California and joined City of Hope.
Verywell Health, a
is an award-winning online resource for reliable, empathetic, and up-to-date health information on medical
topics that matter most to you. We reach more than 300 million readers annually. Verywell Health content is
fact checked and reviewed by our
Medical Review Board
for accuracy and integrity. Learn more