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Specialties & Research

Dr. Kathleen Sakamoto, MD is board certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Cancer
  • Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Fanconi Anemia
  • Leukemia
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloid Leukemia
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Sakamoto graduated from University of Cincinnati. She has 2 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Sakamoto has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics 
  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus 

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Additional Information
Dr. Kathleen Sakamoto MD is a female Pediatric Oncologist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.
Where does Dr. Kathleen Sakamoto practice?
Dr. Kathleen Sakamoto has 2 office locations.
Dr. Kathleen Sakamoto practices Pediatric Hematology-Oncology near Palo Alto, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA.
See Palo Alto Pediatric Specialists.