Dr. May T. Cho is a UCI Health medical oncologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies.

May T. Cho, MD

Specialties

Hematology-Oncology

Clinical Interests

esophageal cancer, gastric (stomach) cancer, liver cancer, pancreatic cancer, colorectal cancer

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Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Language
  • English
  • Burmese
Gender
Female
Medical School
Meharry Medical College
Residency
Barnes-Jewish HospitalInternal Medicine
Fellowship
City of HopeHematology-Oncology
Professional Positions
  • Associate Professor — Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, UCI School of Medicine
Awards and Recognition
  • Christine and Helen Landgraf Memorial Research Award, 2020
  • Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Merit Award, Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium, San Francisco, 2016
  • Mentor in Medicine research award, Washington University, St. Louis, 2012
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2010

More Information

Dr. May T. Cho is a board-certified UCI Health medical oncologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies, including esophageal, gastric, pancreatic, liver and colorectal cancers.

Cho earned a medical degree at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tenn. She completed an internal medicine residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo., followed by a fellowship in hematology-oncology at City of Hope in Duarte, Calif. 

She is the author or co-author of numerous publications in peer-reviewed medical journals.

Cho is a strong advocate for providing patients with comprehensive care, including mutational profiling, regional therapies, clinical trials and supportive care.

She sees patients at the UCI Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center in Orange.

UCI Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
101 The City Drive South, Building 23
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-8000
Fax: 855-211-3729