Awards and Accomplishments
Jose Carrillo, MD, is a board-certified neurologist and neuro-oncologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of primary and secondary brain tumors, including glioblastoma multiforme, primary CNS lymphoma, meningioma, and brain metastases, as well as the neurologic complications of cancer. In addition, Dr. Carrillo is involved in the enrollment of patients into several clinical trials.
Dedicated to advancing medicine, Dr. Carrillo is a strong proponent of leading-edge research in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of all types of CNS tumors, including metastatic brain and spine tumors, primary malignant brain and spinal cord tumors, primary benign or low‐grade brain or spine tumors, and skull base and pituitary tumors. His particular research interests involve neuroimaging brain tumor features and molecular markers pertaining to treatment and survival.
Dr. Carrillo is an Associate Professor of Neurology at the Saint John’s Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center and has been recognized by Coast magazine as a Physician of Excellence, and by L.A. Magazine as a Southern California Super Doctor.
- Leptomeningeal metastases
- Metastatic brain cancers
- Paraneoplastic syndromes
Medicare, medicaid and most insurance plans are accepted. Please contact us to confirm coverage.
PROVIDENCE LITTLE COMPANY OF MARY MEDICAL CENTER TORRANCE
5215 Torrance Blvd., Suite 300, Torrance, CA 90503
424-212-5361 Fax: 310-316-3466
HOAG HEALTH NETWORK
One Hoag Drive, ATP Building 47, Newport Beach, CA 92663
949-764-6385 Fax: 949-764-1882
ST. JUDE MEDICAL CENTER
2151 N. Harbor Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92835
714-446-5830 Fax: 714-992-3037
ST. JOSEPH HOSPITAL MULTI DISCIPLINARY CARE
1000 W La Veta Ave Fl 1, Orange, CA 92868
714-734-6290 Fax: 714-734-6231
JOSE CARRILLO, MD
If there is a textbook definition of what a “model doctor” should be like, it is Dr. Carrillo. He is as caring and personable as he is a world class expert in his field. He is SO patient in explaining and going over reports and his recommendations with you. He seems always eager to see you doing well and is always on top of prescriptions and lab orders. My mother (his patient) was sad when he transferred. His new hospital and patients are blessed to have him!
– Son of Patient in Pasadena, CA | 2018
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Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, he is accepting new patients at this time.
Dr. Carrillo’s clinical focus is neuro-oncology.
Dr. Carrillo speaks English and Spanish.
Yes, Dr. Carrillo is taking telehealth appointments. Please call 310-829-8265 to make an appointment.
Medical DegreeMD, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH
ResidencyNeurology, Harbor-UCLA, Torrance, CA
FellowshipNeuro-Oncology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA