Dorcas Chi, MD

Dorcas Chi, MD

Breast Medical Oncology| Hematology Oncology
Average rating: 4.9
(404 ratings)  
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Pasadena Cancer Care
625 South Fair Oaks Avenue
Suite 320
Pasadena, California 91105


Dr. Dorcas Doja Chi is a board certified hematologist and medical oncologist who practices in Pasadena and Alhambra. She treats a variety of conditions, from benign hematology disorders to various cancer types, and has a strong interest and focus in breast cancer. She is a compassionate advocate for patients and their families, and designs the best treatment plan for each individual that considers how to improve their quality of life. She is fluent in Mandarin.

Dr. Chi received her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine. She then completed her internal medicine residency at Boston University and her fellowship training in hematology/oncology at Tufts Medical Center. She earned her undergraduate degree from UCLA, graduating magna cum laude in biochemistry.

Prior to joining UCLA Health in 2019, Dr. Chi was on staff at Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston for eight years.

Dr. Chi was born in China and moved to Santa Monica when she was 13. When she is not working, she enjoys traveling, baking, and spending time with family and friends.


English, Chinese - Mandarin



Hematology & Oncology, Tufts Medical Center, 2010


Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 2006


MD, Tufts University School of Medicine, 2003
MA, Boston University School of Medicine, 1999

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Her2 positive breast cancer
Breast cancer in young women
Lung cancer
Colorectal malignancy
Ductal carcinoma in situ (dcis)