Dr. Juan M. Alcantar grew up in Oxnard, CA. He attended the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and completed an internal medicine residency at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center. His medical oncology and hematology fellowship was completed at Harbor-UCLA and City of Hope Medical Centers. Prior to completing his fellowship, Dr. Alcantar practiced ambulatory and hospital medicine in Sherman Oaks, California. He was in private practice in hematology/oncology from 2011-2015. Dr. Alcantar regularly participates in multi-disciplinary tumor boards to provide optimal and up-to-date treatments for his patients. He actively participates in clinical trials through the UCLA hematology oncology research network. He is dedicated to providing comprehensive medical care with quality and compassion to his patients.

Medical School
  • Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
  • UCLA-Olive View Medical Center, Sylmar, CA (F/K/A UCLA- San Fernando)
  • UCLA-Olive View Medical Center, Sylmar, CA (F/K/A UCLA- San Fernando)
  • Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
  • English
  • Spanish


UCLA Health Encino Hematology Oncology
15503 Ventura Boulevard
Suite 150
Encino, CA 91436
(818) 995-8044
(818) 995-8007
UCLA Porter Ranch Hematology Oncology
19950 Rinaldi Street
Suite 310
Northridge, CA 91326
(818) 271-2500
(818) 271-2501


  • Hematology (Board Certified)
  • Medical Oncology (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Chemotherapy


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Beech Street Corporation
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plus POS
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • CA Foundation for Medical Care
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Covered CA Anthem BC PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • First Health Network PPO/EPO
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Interplan PPO/ EPO
  • Medi-Cal (Straight)
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Oscar Health Plan EPO
  • Prime Health Services PPO
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • Tricare PPO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • HealthCare Partners Medical Group
  • Motion Picture