James Waisman, M.D., is one of Southern California's best known and most respected experts on breast cancer.
Before joining City of Hope in 2013, Dr. Waisman was medical director for research at the Breastlink Medical Group in Orange County. He was also associate clinical professor of medicine at Keck School of Medicine of USC, vice president of the medical staff at USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, assistant professor of medicine at University of California Los Angeles and medical director of Cedars-Sinai’s hospice program.
Dr. Waisman has authored more than 70 peer reviewed publications and 115 abstracts to his credit, and has presented at numerous national and international meetings. Named one of “America's Top Doctors” on multiple occasions, he's known as a highly compassionate and competent physician, loved by his patients and colleagues alike.
Ratings and reviews below are gathered from the Press Ganey Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CG CAHPS) survey. CG CAHPS is a standardized survey that is used to measure a patient's experience in the physician office setting. Ratings are an average of all responses to questions about a provider's care, with 5 stars being the highest.
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Overall good experience - Verified patient
Dr Waisman is extremely compassionate and helpful! - Verified patient
Dr. Waisman is an outstanding doctor. - Verified patient
Dr. Waisman is an angel, which is why I followed him to City of Hope. The CoH staff have been excellent as well! - Verified patient
Very excellent team work, and checking with one another about my appointments. - Verified patient