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Sushma Pant MD
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Sushma Pant MD

(707) 267-2060
Primary Specialties
  • Hematology
  • Oncology - Medical
  • Hematology-Oncology

Primary Office

Address:
St. Joseph Health Medical Group
2710 Dolbeer St.
Eureka, CA 95501
Phone:
(707) 267-2060

Physician Bio

Dr. Pant specializes in internal medicine, hematology, oncology and palliative care. She attended the University of Kentucky for Medical School, completed her residency at University of Southern California, and her fellowship at the University of California, Irvine and Long Beach VA Hospital. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She is interested in all aspects of blood diseases and all cancer types. Her philosophy is to listen, educate, support and work together with the patient and their family to provide the best care possible. Outside of work she likes to spend time with her family and dog. She enjoys reading, music, movies and outdoor activities.

PRACTICE EXPERIENCE:

2006 -Present St. Joseph’s Regional Cancer Center and Blood Institute, Lewiston, Idaho-Tumor Board Chair

1994 -2006 Private Practice at Oncology -Hematology Specialists, P.A., Lewiston, Idaho-Tumor Board Chair- Hospice Medical Director

1992 -1994 Private Practice in Hematology/ Oncology in Bakersfield, CA

1989 - 1990 Urgent Care at Kaiser Permanante in Woodland Hills, CA

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE:

1988 -1989 Research Fellow, in Immunophenotyping Lab at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

1987 Bone Marrow Purging Research at Norris Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA Somatosensory Evoked Potential in children with enuresis at University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

1980- 1981 Toxicology Research at University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

PUBLICATIONS:

S. Pant and P.R. Iyer, Evaluation of low dose Aminoglutethimide in Metastatic Prostate Cancer refractory to Hormone Therapy. VA Medical Center, Long Beach, CA. Proceedings of ASCO, Volume 11, March 1992.

M.A. Souza, S. Pant, R. Agah and A. Mazumdar (Intro. by W. Hsueh),The Antitumor effects of Photoactivated Dihematoporphyrin Ethers in treatment of tumors: Application to Bone Marrow Purging, Dept. of Medicine, USC. Los Angeles, CA. Clinical Research, VOL 36, No.1, 1988

Education

  • Fellowship:
    University of California, Irvine - 1992
  • Residency:
    University of Southern California - Los Angeles - 1988
  • Internship:
    University of Southern California - Los Angeles - 1986
  • Medical School:
    University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY - 1985
  • College:
    University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY - 1980

Associations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Idaho Medical Association
  • Kern County Medical Association
  • Women in Medicine

Certifications

2013, 2003, 1993 - ABIM, Medical Oncology
2012 - ABIM, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
1989 - ABIM, Internal Medicine
1986 - NBME III
1985 - NBME II
1983 - NBME I