Warren Chow, MD



Clinical Interests

melanoma, sarcomas

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  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
  • English
Medical School
Chicago Medical School
Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterInternal Medicine
Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterInternal Medicine
City of Hope National Medical CenterHematology/Oncology
Professional Positions
  • Professor — Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Medicine, UCI School of Medicine
  • Associate Director, Clinical Sciences — Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Co-leader, Skin Disease Oncology Team — Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Fellow — American College of Physicians
  • Member — Phi Delta Epsilon
  • Member — American Society of Hematology
  • Member — American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Member — American Association for Cancer Research
  • Member — Connective Tissue Oncology Society
  • Member — Sarcoma Alliance for Research through Collaboration
  • Member — NCCN Bone Cancer Guidelines Committee
  • Member — Sarcoma Alliance for Research through Collaboration
Awards and Recognition
  • Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctors, 2007-2021
  • Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctors for Cancer, 2008-2021
  • American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Fellow, 1990-91
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Society, 1986
More Information

Dr. Warren A. Chow is a board-certified UCI Health oncologist who specializes in melanoma and sarcomas. He serves as associate director for clinical services at the UCI Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.

He received his medical degree from Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago, Ill. He completed an internship and residency in internal medical at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Next he received fellowship training in medical oncology, hematology and bone marrow transplantation at the City of Hope in Duarte, Calif., where he served nearly 30 years as a clinician and researcher conducting bench-to-bedside studies in both bone and soft-tissue sarcomas.

The recipient of numerous research grants from the National Cancer Institute, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the Melanoma Research Foundation and many others, Chow has been the principal investigator on more than three dozen clinical trials. He is the author of more than 80 publications and four book chapters, and he serves on the editorial boards of the journals PLOS ONE, F1000 Research and Scientific Reports (Nature).

He sees patients at the 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