Dr. Deepa Jeyakumar is a board-certified UCI Health hematologist-oncologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of blood cancers and bone marrow transplantation.

Deepa Jeyakumar, MD

Specialties

Hematology/Oncology, Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Acute leukemia, bone marrow transplantation, Chronic myeloid leukemia, Non-Hodgkins lymphoma, Hematology, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myeloma

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Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology [Internal Medicine]
Language
  • English
Gender
Female
Medical School
Temple University
Residency
University of Illinois Medical CenterInternal Medicine
Fellowship
Stanford University Medical CenterBone Marrow Transplantation Fellowship
Tufts Medical CenterHematology/Oncology
Professional Positions
  • Associate Professor — Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, UCI School of Medicine
  • Member — American Society of Hematology (ASH)
  • Member — Medical Oncology Association of Southern California (MOASC)
Awards and Recognition
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association — 2020-2021
More Information

Dr. Deepa Jeyakumar is a board-certified UCI Health hematologist-oncologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of blood cancers, bone marrow transplantation and stem-cell therapy. Her clinical focus is on treating patients with leukemias, lymphomas, myelodysplastic syndromes and myelomas.

Jeyakumar earned her medical degree at Temple University’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. She completed a residency in internal medicine at the University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago, followed by a fellowships in hematology/oncology at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Mass., and bone marrow transplantation at Stanford University in Palo Alto, Calif.

She is the author or co-author of numerous publications, posters and abstracts, as well as a chapter on acute myelogenous leukemia in a leading book on care for cancer survivors.

Jeyakumar see patients at UCI Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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
Accepting New Patients