Dr. Jocelyn Tan

Pittsburgh
30 years experience female

Locations

VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Pittsburgh

Address

University Drive - C Hematology Oncology, Pittsburgh
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Fax

4123606915

Insurances accepted

Medicare

VA healthcare

VA

About

Bio

US Board certified Hematologist Oncologist at Pittsburgh VA , Gastrointestinal Cancer Director, Clinical Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Principal investigator , Ketogenic Diet in Advanced Cancer Trial

Licenses

United States: California, Pennsylvania

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

116 Answers
24 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jocelyn Tan
30 years experience Medical Oncology
MRI of the brain: MRI is usually pretty good at identifying brain cancer. If symptoms worsen over time, reconsult your doctor .
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jocelyn Tan
30 years experience Medical Oncology
Pain in breast: If it is bothersome for more than a month as you say, it’s best to see a doctor who will decide whether you need further tests like a mammogram or bio ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jocelyn Tan
30 years experience Medical Oncology
Naproxen hives : Yes Naproxen can cause hives . However the distribution of your hive which is only in a band is unusual. Did you happen to have a constricting piece o ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Preeminent medical oncologists highly suggest zofran, for instance, combined with 1 and even with 2 other Rx's for CIVN. One example, dexamethasone. Your reply is eith...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr. Tan, not merely for answering all of my questions, but also for being so thorough in helping me.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I appreciate your expertise and for giving your time. Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving. Nancy

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of the East, Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, Philippines
MD

Residency

Montefiore Medical Center

Residency

Nassau University Medical Center

Residency

University of Nebraska

Awards

Outstanding Service award. UNMC housestaff.
Chief of Staff Clinical Excellence Award VAMC
STAR Award, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Affiliations

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
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