As an adult medical oncologist, Daniel Catenacci, MD, specializes in the treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies. He provides skilled care for a range of gastrointestinal cancers, including gastric (stomach) cancer, esophageal cancer and gastroesophageal junction cancer. Dr. Catenacci works with a multidisciplinary team of surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and medical oncologists to provide the most optimal care possible for cancer patients.

An active basic and clinical researcher, Dr. Catenacci is involved in bench-to-bedside translational research. He conducts basic investigations on normal and cancer cell signaling with the ultimate goal of developing new inhibitory drugs for the treatment of gastroesophageal cancer and other digestive malignancies. Additionally, Dr. Catenacci designs and executes clinical trials based on laboratory findings and discoveries. Early in his training, he completed a William J. von Liebig Summer Research Fellowship at the Harvard Institutes of Medicine.

Education

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Additional Education

  • Internship: UCLA Health System
  • Residency: UCLA Health System
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Medical Council of Canada
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • American Association for Cancer Research
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2006

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian