Timothy Kristedja, M.D.

Timothy Kristedja, M.D.

Dr. Timothy Kristedja is one of the oncologists who are currently affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital. He is a prolific author, having conducted extensive research activity and published multiple studies. The physician has a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, which he earned from California Polytechnic State University, and a Master of Public Health in Health Services-Management Track, which he received from UCLA School of Public Health. Subsequently, Dr. Timothy Kristedja earned his medical degree from Trinity College Dublin, School of Medicine. His professional training also includes a residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Arizona and a Fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at Harbor UCLA Medical Center/City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Dr. Timothy Kristedja primarily focuses his medical practice on providing compassionate, expert, and personalized care in the treatment of benign blood disorders, hematologic malignancies, and solid tumors. He is board-certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hematology, and he also serves as a Clinical Instructor in Oncology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. His clinical research has led to many peer-reviewed publications in multiple subject areas, including malignant melanoma and pancreatic and ovarian cancer. The physician has over 15 years of professional experience.

Conditions Dr. Timothy Kristedja Treats at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital

  • Lymphoma
  • Leukemia
  • Myeloma
  • Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Hemophilia
  • Blood clotting disorders
  • Cancers of different forms

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst BCBS
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Coventry Health Care

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Education & Training

Medical Degree

Trinity College Dublin, School of Medicine Dublin


University of Arizona Health Sciences Center


University of Arizona - Internal Medicine


Harbor UCLA Medical Center/City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center - Hematology and Medical Oncology

Publications & Media