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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Edward R. Alexson, MD

Specialty
  • Hematology
    (Board Certified)
  • Hematology Oncology
    (Board Certified)
  • Medical Oncology
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Providence
  • St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group
  • St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Address
Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
1401 North Tustin Avenue
Suite 220
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
1401 North Tustin Avenue
Suite 220
Santa Ana, CA 92705
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Phone
(714) 835-4800
Fax
(714) 835-1900
Hours
Mon, Tue, Thu 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Wed, Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

More Information

Website
www.sjo.org
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Hematology
      (Board Certified)
    • Hematology Oncology
      (Board Certified)
    • Medical Oncology
      (Board Certified)
    Secondary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • College
      Albany Medical College - 1970
    • Internship
      Boston University Medical Center - 1971
    • Residency
      Boston University Medical Center - 1974
    • Fellowship
      USC-LAC Medical Center - 1976
    Areas of Interest

    Myeloma
    Colon
    Breast
    Hematologic Malignancies
    Prostate
    Coagulopathy

  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Edward R Alexson, MD is a board-certified physician specializing in hematology, oncology, and internal medicine at Cancer and Blood Care Specialists. With over 40 years of experience, Dr. Alexson has a deep appreciation and understanding for the impact that a cancer or blood disorder diagnosis can create for his patients.

    His medical education began in 1970 with degrees in biology and medicine at New York Medical College. He then moved to Boston University Medical Center for his both his internship and residency. He completed his fellowship and began his work as a hematologist and oncologist at the acclaimed USC-LAC Medical Center in Los Angeles, California, in 1976. In the midst of his medical training, he also served as a major in the U.S. Army.

    He has served as an instructor for hematology and oncology at UCI Medical Center and L.A. County USC Medical Center. He is an active member of multiple professional associations, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the California Medical Association, and the Medical Oncology Association of Southern California.

    He currently serves on the board of Medical Oncology Association of Southern California, and is a proud part of the St. Joseph Health’s long-standing commitment to providing quality, state-of-the-art-care for its patients at both St. Joseph Hospital in Orange.

    Over the course of his career, Dr. Edward has developed a passion for the care of patients suffering from breast, prostate, and colon cancers, as well as hematologic malignancies, bleeding and clotting disorders, and myelomas.

    If you’re seeking excellent, experienced care for your own diagnosis of cancer or hematologic disorders, please call or book an appointment online for your consultation with Dr. Alexson R. Edward.
    Certifications
    Board of Director-Medical Oncology Assocation of Southern California Board of Director-Oncology Network of California