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Dr. Kavita K. Mishra is a radiation oncologist who specializes in proton beam therapy, a technique that intensely targets tumors while causing less damage to surrounding tissues. She uses it to treat certain cancerous as well as noncancerous eye conditions.

Mishra's research focuses on outcomes for patients with uveal melanoma, particularly with respect to tumor control, preservation of the eye and quality of life issues.

Mishra earned her medical degree from UCSF. Subsequently, she completed a master of public health degree at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She completed a residency in radiation oncology at UCSF, serving as chief resident.

  • Education

    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, MPH, 2003

    UCSF School of Medicine, 2002

  • Residencies

    UCSF Medical Center, Radiation Oncology, 2008

  • Board Certifications

    Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

  • Languages


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    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    57 Ratings
    About our process
    Jan 20, 2023
    She's amazing
    Nov 16, 2022
    Excellent care excellent communication.
    Oct 17, 2022
    Dr. Mishra and all staff were extremely professional.
    Apr 21, 2022
    Excellent information and interest in my problem
    Oct 06, 2021
    I can't say enough good things about Dr. Mishra. She was so kind and listened to and addressed all my questions and concerns.
    Sep 28, 2021
    Highly sensitive and sophisticated clinician
    Jun 16, 2021
    Dr Mishra is just exceptional.