Swati Sikaria, MD
- Hematology Oncology
Dr. Sikaria is triple board certified in internal medicine, hematology, and oncology. She earned her undergraduate and medical degrees from Georgetown University in Washington, DC where she graduated with honors. She completed her internal medicine residency at Cedars-Sinai and her fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Southern California.
Dr. Sikaria actively conducts clinical research, and is a principle investigator of a number of clinical trials. She leads the Torrance Cedars collaboration in cancer clinical trials. Her areas of interest include breast cancer, lung cancer, lymphoma, gastrointestinal malignancies, and sarcoma. She has published in the areas of sarcoma, leukemia, and breast cancer. She serves as vice-chair of the Torrance Memorial Oncology Committee. She is also a member of the blood transfusion committee and continuing medical education committee.
Dr. Sikaria is a volunteer faculty member at Harbor-UCLA where she teaches hematologists and oncologists in training. She has earned a Masters certificate in Academic Medicine from the Keck School of Medicine. She believes in treating the whole person and spends quality time with each patient getting to know them and tailoring treatment plans to meet their needs.
- Georgetown University
- Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
- Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Hospital
- USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center