Chaitali Nangia, MD

Chaitali S. Nangia
, MD

Hematologic Oncology
Cancer: Hematology/Oncology
Breast Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Gastrointestinal Cancer

UC Irvine Health H.H. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center
101 The City Drive South, Building 23, 3rd floor
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 888-717-GIMD (888-717-4463)
UC Irvine Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
101 The City Drive South, Building 23
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-8000
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
Clinical Interests
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Hematology
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Cancer survivorship
  • Cancer prevention and early detection
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
Medical School
Lady Hardinge Medical College
Ressurection West Lake, Internal Medicine
Ressurection West Lake, Internal Medicine
Henry Ford Hospital, GME, Hematology/Oncology
Professional Positions
  • Assistant Clinical Professor — Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine
  • Associate Director — Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
Awards and Recognition
  • 2006 Outstanding Faculty Member — Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, Detroit, Mich.
  • Young Clinical Investigator Award — National Cancer Institute
More Information

Dr. Chaitali S. Nangia is a hematology-oncology specialist who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of colon, rectal, breast and head and neck cancers. She leads a multidisciplinary team that aims to expand clinical trials and strengthen options for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of colon and rectal cancers. She also sees patients with hematological needs.

Nangia is actively involved in clinical research with various entities, including national cooperative groups including the Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG), a National Cancer Institute-sponsored organization that conducts clinical trials on adult cancers, and the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast Project (NSABP), which has conducted large-scale, standardized multi-institutional clinical trials for more than 20 years. Her research interests also involve cancer survivorship and cancer prevention.

Speakers Bureau Topics

  • Breast Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hematology