Dr. David Kornguth

San Francisco, CA
19 years experience male

Locations

Golden Gate Cancer Center

San Francisco, CA

Address

139 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA
Directions

Practice website

Golden Gate Cancer Center

San Francisco, CA

About

Bio

I grew up in Wisconsin, and I attended Columbia University as an undergraduate. I completed medical school at Boston University, and went on to my radiation oncology specialty training at MD Anderson Cancer in Houston, TX. I was an Asst Professor at MD Anderson before moving to the Bay Area.

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

45 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kornguth
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
Usually worse: Patients usually feel more side effects as chemotherapy progresses. This is a general rule but you might be different. Positive thinking and stress ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kornguth
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
Treating the cancer: Paraneoplastic syndromes usually diminish or go away when the cancer is treated.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kornguth
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
Yes, unfortunately: Stage IV cancers mean that the cancer has spread to other parts of the body. While these cancers often cause death, many stage IV cancers can be trea ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kornguth is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kornguth is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Boston University School of Medicine, MA
Graduated 2001MD
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