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Vanessa Dickey M.D.

Vanessa Dickey M.D.

Vanessa Dickey M.D. (310) 750-3300
Primary Office
514 N. Prospect Ave., 4th Floor
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
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Web Page:
www.TMCancerCare.org
Fax:
(310) 750-3327
Date Appointed
9/30/2003

Dr. Vanessa Dickey, an oncologist/hematologist, earned her medical degree at the Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. After completing a residency in internal medicine at the USC affiliated Santa Barbara Hospital, she trained in hematology/oncology at the Norris USC Cancer Center. An expert in benign and malignant hematology with special interests in the treatment of breast, lung and colon cancer as well as leukemia, lymphoma and blood-related cancers, Dr. Dickey has participated in research using photodynamic therapy, a new treatment approach utilizing laser light- activated compounds to destroy cancer at the Beckman Laser Institute in Irvine. She also has been involved in studies on the use of blood thinners for clotting disorders. She is the author of the medical textbook Hematology and Oncology. Dr. Dickey is the Medical Director of Oncology and Chairman of the Oncology Committee at Little Company of Mary Hospital. She leads the Transfusion Committee at Torrance Memorial Medical Center.

Primary Specialties

  • Oncology

Experience & Education

Secondary Specialties
  • Hematology
  • Education
    Medical School
    Eastern Virginia Medical School

    Residency
    Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

    Fellowship
    LAC-USC Medical Center

    Affiliations

    THIPA
    Torrance Memorial Physician Network
    Torrance Memorial Health System

    Languages Spoken
    (in addition to English)

    Spanish