Kavita K. Mishra, MD, MPH

Radiation oncologist

Dr. Kavita K. Mishra is a radiation oncologist at UCSF Medical Center, where she specializes in treating certain malignant and benign eye conditions with proton beam radiation. Her research focuses on studying the clinical outcomes of patients with uveal melanoma, particularly with respect to tumor control, preservation of the eye and quality of life issues.

Mishra earned her medical degree at the UCSF School of Medicine. Subsequently, she completed a master's degree in public health at Harvard School of Public Health and internship in internal medicine at Cambridge Hospital. Mishra then completed a residency in radiation oncology at UCSF Medical Center, where she served as chief resident. She is an associate professor at UCSF.

Clinics

Ocular Oncology Clinic
8 Koret Way
San Francisco, CA 94143-0644
Phone: (415) 514-6918
Fax: (415) 514-5711

Hours: Monday to Friday,
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Radiation Oncology at Mount Zion
1600 Divisadero St., Basement Level
San Francisco, CA 94143-1708
Main Phone: (415) 353-7175
New Patient Appointments: (415) 353-9807
Fax: (415) 353-9884

Hours: Monday to Friday
7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Radiation Oncology at Parnassus
505 Parnassus Ave, Room L-75
San Francisco, CA 94143-0226
Main Phone: (415) 353-7175
New Patient Appointments: (415) 353-8335
Fax: (415) 353-7281

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Board Certification

Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology

Academic Title

Associate Professor

More about Kavita K. Mishra

Education

UCSF School of Medicine 2002

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Radiation Oncology 2008

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Daftari IK, Quivey JM, Chang JS, Mishra KK. Technical Note: Feasibility study of titanium markers in choroidal melanoma localization for proton beam radiation therapy. Med Phys. 2018 Mar; 45(3):1036-1039.
  2. Polishchuk AL, Mishra KK, Weinberg V, Daftari IK, Nguyen JM, Cole TB, Quivey JM, Phillips TL, Char DH. Temporal Evolution and Dose-Volume Histogram Predictors of Visual Acuity After Proton Beam Radiation Therapy of Uveal Melanoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 01 01; 97(1):91-97.
  3. Mishra KK, Daftari IK. Proton therapy for the management of uveal melanoma and other ocular tumors. Chin Clin Oncol. 2016 Aug; 5(4):50.

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