Dennis Kuo, M.D., M.S.

Locations

3020 Children's Way
MC 5035
San Diego, CA 92123

Specialty

Hematology/Oncology

Organization

Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

Rady Children's Specialists

Medical School

University of California San Francisco Sch of Med

Residency

New York University School of Medicine

Fellowship

Stanford University

Board Certifications

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Pediatrics

Gender

M

Bio

Dennis John Kuo, M.D., M.S., is a board-certified pediatric hematologist/oncologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an associate clinical professor in the Department of Pediatrics at UC San Diego. He serves as the medical director for the Long-Term Follow-Up/Thriving After Cancer Clinic and the Cancer Genetics Clinic. With a long-standing dedication to medical education, he is the program director for the pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship.

Dr. Kuo received his medical degree from UC San Francisco. He completed his pediatric residency at New York University and his pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship at Stanford University. He subsequently worked in pediatric hematology/oncology at Columbia University Medical Center and St. Joseph's Children's Hospital, where he also served as the pediatric residency director.

Dr. Kuo enjoys treating a wide spectrum of pediatric hematology/oncology disorders and is particularly interested in leukemia, lymphoma, genetic cancer predispositions and cancer survivorship. He is conversant in Mandarin and Spanish.

Outside of work, Dr. Kuo enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters and learning about world history and cultures.

Publications

Identification of NTRK fusions in pediatric mesenchymal tumors.
Pavlick D, Schrock AB, Malicki D, Stephens PJ, Kuo DJ, Ahn H, Turpin B, Badizegan K, Ross JS, Miller VA, Wong V, Ali SM

Treatment of Metastatic, Refractory Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma: Case Reports and Literature Review of Treatment Options in the Era of Targeted Therapy.
Kuo DJ, Menell JS, Glade Bender JL

Melanotic Neuroectodermal Tumor of Infancy in the Epididymis: A Brief Report and Review of the Role of Chemotherapy in Management.
Ghersin ZJ, Kuo DJ

Darbepoetin alfa and ferric gluconate ameliorate the anemia associated with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa.
Kuo DJ, Bruckner AL, Jeng MR

Temozolomide is active in childhood, progressive, unresectable, low-grade gliomas.
Kuo DJ, Weiner HL, Wisoff J, Miller DC, Knopp EA, Finlay JL

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