Careers With St. Joseph Health

Our Values are more than just words.

They form the heart and soul of St. Joseph Health and are the prime reason we attract and retain high-caliber employees who believe in the sanctity of their work in our faith-based setting.

Recent News

Irvine school nurses, staff learn Stop the Bleed techniques to respond in mass-casualty situation

Irvine school nurses and athletic trainers on Tuesday, Jan. 30, learned simple techniques that could save lives in a shooting or other ...

Read More

Families anticipate exciting community blessing of surgical center

A community is as strong as its hospital, and with recent investments into Covenant Health Plainview, it’s evident that to our friends ...

Read More

Severe Flu Season Tightens Its Grip on U.S.

Americans are being hit with one of the worst flu seasons in years, with misery now widespread across 46 states, health officials say. In ...

Read More

Here you can find news articles and press releases from St. Joseph Health and it's locations.

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.

Giving back to the community. St. Joseph Health System Office

Sushma Pant, MD

  • Hematology
  • Oncology - Medical
  • Hematology-Oncology
St. Joseph Health Medical Group
2710 Dolbeer St.
Eureka, CA 95501

Primary Office

St. Joseph Health Medical Group
2710 Dolbeer St.
Eureka, CA 95501
Get Directions
(707) 267-2060

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Hematology
    • Oncology - Medical
    • Hematology-Oncology
    Education & Training
    • Fellowship
      University of California, Irvine - 1992
    • Residency
      University of Southern California - Los Angeles - 1988
    • Internship
      University of Southern California - Los Angeles - 1986
    • Medical School
      University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY - 1985
    • College
      University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY - 1980
  • Biography



    Dr. Pant specializes in internal medicine, hematology, oncology and palliative care. She attended the University of Kentucky for Medical School, completed her residency at University of Southern California, and her fellowship at the University of California, Irvine and Long Beach VA Hospital. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She is interested in all aspects of blood diseases and all cancer types. Her philosophy is to listen, educate, support and work together with the patient and their family to provide the best care possible. Outside of work she likes to spend time with her family and dog. She enjoys reading, music, movies and outdoor activities.


    2006 -Present St. Joseph’s Regional Cancer Center and Blood Institute, Lewiston, Idaho-Tumor Board Chair

    1994 -2006 Private Practice at Oncology -Hematology Specialists, P.A., Lewiston, Idaho-Tumor Board Chair- Hospice Medical Director

    1992 -1994 Private Practice in Hematology/ Oncology in Bakersfield, CA

    1989 - 1990 Urgent Care at Kaiser Permanante in Woodland Hills, CA


    1988 -1989 Research Fellow, in Immunophenotyping Lab at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

    1987 Bone Marrow Purging Research at Norris Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA Somatosensory Evoked Potential in children with enuresis at University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

    1980- 1981 Toxicology Research at University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY


    S. Pant and P.R. Iyer, Evaluation of low dose Aminoglutethimide in Metastatic Prostate Cancer refractory to Hormone Therapy. VA Medical Center, Long Beach, CA. Proceedings of ASCO, Volume 11, March 1992.

    M.A. Souza, S. Pant, R. Agah and A. Mazumdar (Intro. by W. Hsueh),The Antitumor effects of Photoactivated Dihematoporphyrin Ethers in treatment of tumors: Application to Bone Marrow Purging, Dept. of Medicine, USC. Los Angeles, CA. Clinical Research, VOL 36, No.1, 1988

    2013, 2003, 1993 - ABIM, Medical Oncology
    2012 - ABIM, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
    1989 - ABIM, Internal Medicine
    1986 - NBME III
    1985 - NBME II
    1983 - NBME I
  • More Info

    More Info