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Jaikrishna Balkissoon, MD

General Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Jaikrishna Balkissoon is a general surgeon in Berkeley, California and he works at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center. He got his diploma from Howard University College of Medicine and did his residency in general surgery at National Institutes of Health Clinical Center and Howard University. The doctor has an experience of more than 20 years.

  • Education & Training


    Howard University College of Medicine

    Medical School


    Howard University



    National Institutes of Health Clinical Center


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Summit Campus

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (510) 655-4000

    350 Hawthorne Ave

    Oakland, California 94609

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Jaikrishna Balkissoon has contributed to 3 publications.

    gp100 peptide vaccine and interleukin-2 in patients with advanced melanoma.

    Schwartzentruber, D. J., Lawson, D. H., Richards, J. M., Conry, R. M., Miller, D. M., Treisman, J., Gailani, F., Riley, L., Conlon, K., Pockaj, B., Kendra, K. L., Whit...; N Engl J Med. 2011 Jun 2.

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    Phase II trial of combretastatin A4 phosphate, carboplatin, and paclitaxel in patients with platinum-resistant ovarian cancer.

    Zweifel, M., Jayson, G. C., Reed, N. S., Osborne, R., Hassan, B., Ledermann, J., Shreeves, G., Poupard, L., Lu, S. P., Balkissoon, J., Chaplin, D. J., Rustin, G. J.; Ann Oncol. 2011 Sep.

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    A Phase Ib trial of CA4P (combretastatin A-4 phosphate), carboplatin, and paclitaxel in patients with advanced cancer.

    Rustin, G. J., Shreeves, G., Nathan, P. D., Gaya, A., Ganesan, T. S., Wang, D., Boxall, J., Poupard, L., Chaplin, D. J., Stratford, M. R., Balkissoon, J., Zweifel, M.; Br J Cancer. 2010 Apr 27.

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