Elena Chiorean, MD, Oncology, Seattle, WA, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance


Oncology Seattle, WA

Gastrointestinal Cancer

Professor, Medicine, U of WA Sch of Med

Overview of Dr. Chiorean

Dr. Elena Chiorean is an oncologist in Seattle, WA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, University of Washington Medical Center, and University of Washington Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy and has been in practice 24 years. Dr. Chiorean accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 136 doctors at University of Washington Medical Center and one of 144 doctors at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance who specialize in Oncology.

Education & Training

  • University of Minnesota
    University of MinnesotaFELLOWSHIP
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    William Beaumont HospitalRESIDENCY
  • Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy
    Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and PharmacyMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • WA State Medical License
    WA State Medical License 2012 - 2019
  • WA State Medical License
    WA State Medical License 2012 - 2021
  • IN State Medical License
    IN State Medical License 2004 - 2013
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 1999 - 2004
  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 1997 - 2001
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Medical Oncology

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations



  • The Role of GLI-SOX2 Signaling Axis for Gemcitabine Resistance in Pancreatic Cancer 
    2019 ASCO Annual Meeting - 6/1/2019

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Anthem Blue Access PPO
    Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Cofinity PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    HealthLink PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    Sagamore Health Plus
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment