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Samuel Tolman, MD


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Medical Oncology and Hematology



Dr. Tolman is experienced in all types of cancers and blood disorders, with special interests in hematologic malignancies and geriatric oncology. He considers his patients’ overall health, balancing treatment effectiveness with side effects, while always keeping the big picture in mind. Dr. Tolman believes strongly in providing compassionate care close to home, and treating patients as if they were family members. 
In his free time, Dr. Tolman likes to spend time with his family and is an avid hiker and peak-bagger. He also enjoys fishing and skiing. In his youth, he was an Eagle Scout.

Undergraduate School:

  • Columbia University (BA Chemistry); New York, NY

Graduate School:

  • University of California Berkeley (MS Chemistry); Berkeley, CA

Medical School:

  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School; Newark, NJ

Residency & Internship:

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (Internal Medicine); New York, NY


  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine (Hematology/Oncology); San Francisco, CA


  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Medical Oncology


  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Washington State Medical Oncology Society