Compassionate Cancer Care Inc, serving Orange County and the Inland Empire

Eric Lee M.D., Ph.D

Dr. Lee grew up in San Francisco and attended UC Davis where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Neurology, Physiology and Behavior with minors in computer science, economics, and comparative literature.  He worked for the UC Davis department of surgery as a clinical scientist before attending the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign where he earned a Ph.D. in Biophysics and Computational Biology followed by completion of medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago.  While at the University of Illinois his research with the late professor Klaus Schulten focused on all-atom molecular modeling and simulations of biomolecular systems investigating a wide variety of biomedical topics such as muscle protein elasticity, the mechanical properties of blood clots, and antiviral drug design. 


He is widely published in journals such as Biophysical Journal, Structure, Journal of Computational Information and Modeling, and PLOS Computational Biology.  He has presented his research at the Biophysical Society annual conference as a platform lecture and also at the American Association for Cancer Research annual conference.  After medical school he completed his residency training in Internal Medicine and fellowship training in Hematology and Oncology at Loma Linda University Medical Center.

Dr. Lee’s approach to cancer care involves strong patient advocacy and taking a personalized approach to formulate a comprehensive plan that fits each patient’s individual needs and outcomes.


Haresh S. Jhangiani, MD., FACP., MBA

Dr. Jhangiani holds many privileged Institutional and Medical Center positions throughout Orange County, Los Angeles County and Riverside County.


Anas Raowas, M.D.

Dr. Raowas attended the University of Damascus Medical School, graduating at the top of his class with the highest honors and scoring in the top 1% on the US Medical Licensing Exams.

Rehana S. Baqai, M.D.

Dr. Baqai is certified by the American Board of Medical Oncology. She is Fellowship trained in Oncology and Hematology at the University of California, Irvine.

Steven Yu, M.D.

Dr. Steven Yu was vice president of a startup pharmaceutical company in Beijing, China before attending medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina

Evangeline A. Reyes, M.D.

Dr. Reyes is a board certified hematologist/oncologist with an established practice in Corona and Riverside over the past 12 years.

Peyman Salimi Tari, M.D.

Dr. Salimi-Tari graduated from UC Berkeley with a bachelor’s degree in Biology and a bachelor’s degree in Near Eastern Studies before attending medical school. 

Eric Lee, M.D., Ph.D

Dr. Lee grew up in San Francisco. He attended UC Davis where he majored in neurobiology, physiology and behavior before attending the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he earned his medical degree and doctorate in biophysics and computational biology.

Brian S. Choi, M.D.

Dr. Choi is originally from South Korea, but grew up in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois, after he and his family immigrated to the U.S.

Janet Pan, M.D. 

Dr. Pan joined Compassionate Cancer Care, Inc. in 2012. She was born and raised in Sacramento, California and completed her undergraduate studies at the University of California, Los Angeles

Derrick Su, M.D.

Dr. Su was born and raised in San Jose, California. He attended Boston University as part of the Seven-Year Accelerated Liberal Arts and Medical Education program.

Laxmi Iyer, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Iyer earned her medical degree from Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Medical College in Pune, India, which is one of the country’s premier medical institutions. She completed a Master’s degree in Public Health at the University of Texas School of Public Health