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Dr. William Mitchell, MD

Non-Surgical Orthopedics

(858) 657-7000

UC San Diego Health

3855 Health Sciences Drive La Jolla , CA 92093

Get to Know Dr. Mitchell

Accepting Patients
Yes

Languages
English

Gender
Male

Experience
16 Years

Education

D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla 1972

Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med 2002

Dr. Mitchell's Experience

Non-Surgical Orthopedics

Oncology

Medical Oncology

Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Awards & Recognitions

Recognized Doctor

In My Own Words

William Mitchell, MD, is a board-certified medical oncologist. He cares for patients with all kinds of thoracic cancer, including lung cancer, mesothelioma and thymomas.  As director of Palliative Care, Dr. Mitchell also oversees the care provided by a multidisciplinary team which aims to improve the quality of life for those with serious or life-threatening diseases. Dr. Mitchell is passionate about educating future generations of doctors and integrating palliative care into all levels of patient care. As an advocate for palliative care, he believes in treating the patient as a whole rather than just treating the disease—which can mean preventing or treating side effects or symptoms, or providing support for psychosocial or spiritual issues.

Dr. Mitchell's Locations

Accepting New Patients

Offices

UC San Diego Health

3855 Health Sciences Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093

(858) 657-7000 Fax: (858) 657-8682
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