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Dr. Derek Kerr Is this you?

About Dr. Derek Kerr

Dr. Derek Kerr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Francisco, CA. His specialties include Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Derek Kerr is Great. Dr. Derek Kerr has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Derek Kerr is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Laguna Honda Hospital And Rehabilitation Center

375 Laguna Honda Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94116
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Specialties

Dr. Derek Kerr has the following 2 specialties

  • Medical Oncology

    Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
    They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    4 Expertise

  • Cancer
  • Metastasis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Cancerous Tumor

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A TRUE HERO

This brilliant and compassionate physician is responsible for establishing a Hospice program in San Francisco that has become a model for many others over the decades. He recently won a $1,000,000 whistle blower suit against the SF Department of Health after exposing administrative misappropriation of funds donated for direct patient care, and coercion and 'bullying' of staff. There are not enough stars to do him justice.

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  • Education

  • Harlem Hospital Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Derek Kerr accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Laguna Honda Hospital And Rehabilitation Center, 375 Laguna Honda Blvd, San Francisco, CA
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