Shamel Sanani, MD, Oncology, Mission Hills, CA, City of Hope's Helford Clinical Research Hospital


Oncology Mission Hills, CA


Overview of Dr. Sanani

Dr. Shamel Sanani is an oncologist in Mission Hills, CA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including City of Hope's Helford Clinical Research Hospital, Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, and Encino Hospital Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine and has been in practice 45 years. Dr. Sanani accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital and one of 9 doctors at Northridge Hospital Medical Center who specialize in Oncology.

Education & Training

  • SUNY Buffalo Affiliated HospitalsFELLOWSHIP
  • Sisters Charity HospitalRESIDENCY
  • St Lukes HospitalINTERNSHIP
  • Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1980 - 2021
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctors:LA Area Castle Connolly, 2013
  • Fellow (FACP) American College of Physicians, 2002
  • Town & Country Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2000

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS California PPO
    Blue Shield California HMO
    Blue Shield California PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Health Net California Large Group PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    Pacificare HMO
    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