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About Dr. Karl K Gaal

Dr. Karl K Gaal, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Duarte, CA. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, Hematology and Pathology. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

City of Hope National Medical Center

1500 Duarte Rd
Duarte, CA 91010
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Specialties

Dr. Karl K Gaal has the following 3 specialties

  • Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
  • Hematology

    A hematology specialist is an expert in disorders of the blood, the blood forming organs and bone marrow. These doctors diagnose, treat and work to prevent diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, as well as the ability of the blood to perform its many functions, such as coagulation and carrying oxygen to the lungs and tissue.
    Hematologists diagnose and treat blood disorders, such as anemia, hemophilia, leukemia, sickle cell anemia, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
    Depending on the condition, hematology specialists may treat a patient with a blood transfusion, stem cell transplantation, bone marrow transplant, radiotherapy, anticoagulation therapy or medication.

  • Pathology

    A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
    Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
    In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Karl K Gaal has the following 4 expertise

  • Blood Testing
  • Pathology
  • Tissue Biopsy
  • Fluid Testing

Dr. Karl K Gaal has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Karl K Gaal is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Education

    24 Years Experience

  • University Of California Davis School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1994

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Karl K Gaal accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 Duarte Rd, Duarte, CA
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