Albert Y. Han, MD, PhD

Head and Neck Surgery, Otolaryngology, Salivary Gland

Telehealth appointments are available.


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1370 Foothill Blvd Suite 100 , La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

Tuesday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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1450 San Pablo St. HC4 - Suite 5100 Ste 5100, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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500 S. Virgil Ave. Suite 502 Ste 502, Los Angeles, CA 90020

Provider Details

Languages Spoken
English, Korean
About Albert Y. Han, MD, PhD
Albert Y. Han, MD, PhD, is a fellowship-trained head and neck surgical oncologist and a board-certified otolaryngologist at Keck Medicine of USC. Dr. Han offers expert patient care in the surgical treatment of benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck, including mouth, throat and larynx cancer at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of Keck Medicine. He also specializes in advanced skin cancer and salivary gland tumors, as well as thyroid and parathyroid disorders.

Dr. Han is an assistant professor of clinical otolaryngology – head and neck surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. He leads a research laboratory that focuses on the molecular mechanisms of the formation and recurrence of head and neck cancers. His research team is particularly interested in the role of viruses and bacteria in the progression of cancer, as well as identifying biomarkers to develop new ways to diagnose head and neck cancers early and noninvasively. Dr. Han has authored more than 50 published works, including journal articles and book chapters.

Outside of clinical practice, Dr. Han is passionate about improving health services across communities in Los Angeles, including establishing a free community health center for the Korean immigrant population. He enjoys traveling throughout Southern California with his family.
“I aim to provide the highest quality of care for my head and neck cancer patients.

“At Keck Medicine, I work with a team of specialists to provide a personalized plan that helps my patients become cancer-free, while meeting the specific needs of each patient.”


  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Otolaryngology
  • Salivary Gland
Academic Title
Assistant Professor Of Clinical Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Insurances Accepted

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Benefits among health plans and employers vary. Please contact your health plan to verify benefits and network providers for specific products. It is important to note that not all of our providers participate in all of a health plan's products or networks.

  • Aetna
  • Watchtower
  • Medicare
  • Health Net
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Interplan
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Marian Health Services
  • MultiPlan
  • First Health
  • NEXT
  • Pacificare
  • GEHA
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • Brand New Day
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • United Healthcare
  • USC Network

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