Darcy V. Spicer

Associate Professor Chief of the Division of Medical Oncology
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Areas of treatment:

Breast Cancer

Specialties:

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Oncology

Department:

  • Department of Medicine

Language:

  • English
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Darcy V. Spicer, MD

Associate Professor
Chief of the Division of Medical Oncology

Practicing location:

  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Dr. Spicer has been on faculty at the Keck School of Medicine at USC since 1980 when he began as a Clinical Instructor of Medicine in the Department of Oncology. Currently an associate professor, Dr. Spicer is also the Chief of the Division of Medical Oncology at USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer and Hospital. Dr. Spicer holds several United States patents for his medical inventions and chairs Keck’s Institutional Review Board, overseeing that faculty research is conducted ethically. He is a medical oncology attending physician at both the LAC+USC Medical Center and the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, a General Medicine Ward Attending Physician at LAC+USC Medical Center and was the founder of Balance Pharmaceuticals based in Los Angeles.

Education:

University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 1972
Doctor of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 1975

Internships:

University of Western Ontario, University Hospital (Internal Medicine), London, Ontario, Canada, 1975 - 1976

Residencies:

McGill University, Montreal General Hospital (Internal Medicine), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1976 - 1978
McGill University, Montreal General Hospital (Hematology/Oncology), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1978 - 1979

Fellowships:

Keck School of Medicine, LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, Medical Oncology, 1979 - 1980

Certifications:

Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Professional society memberships:

American College of Physicians, 1979
American Society of Clinical Oncology, 1983