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Vikas Ghai, MD

Primary Location:
Address 2620 Chester Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology Patient Rating: Gender: Male


Language: Hindi, Punjabi

Vikas Ghai, MD, FACP, is part of the medical staff at the Adventist Health AIS Cancer Center, a member of the UC Davis Cancer Care Network. 

Dr. Ghai cares for cancer patients with benign and malignant hematological disorders and all solid tumors. His main areas of focus are lung cancer, breast cancer, GU, GI, leukemia and lymphomas. 

Dr. Ghai comes to Bakersfield most recently from Penn State's Hershey Medical Center, where he was an assistant professor. Dr. Ghai studied internal medicine and earned a master's of science and biomedical sciences degree from the University of Toledo, Ohio. He received a hematology/oncology fellowship from the Hershey Medical Center. 

An article on his work with special therapies for the treatment of a highly aggressive type of lymphoma was published in the January 2013 issue of Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology

Dr. Ghai's inspiration to enter the medical field comes from losing his grandmother to breast cancer. He and his wife—Dr. Sonia Ghai, an OB-GYN—are the parents of 2 children, Ishaan (son) and Manya (daughter).


  • American Board of Internal Med/Medical Oncology, Medical Oncology, 2011
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2008
  • American Board of Internal Medicine/Hematology, Hematology, 2011


  • Medical School

    Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College

  • Internship

    University of Toledo

  • Residency

    University of Toledo

  • Fellowship

    Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center


Learn more about patient ratings
  • 05/20/2019
    Rating: 5

    Very good DR

  • 05/10/2019
    Rating: 5

    Appreciate Dr. Ghai working with my Oncologist in coordinating my treatment.

  • 04/29/2019
    Rating: 5

    Extremely competent Doctor and staff. This office makes each and every person feel very important and treats you like family

  • 04/10/2019
    Rating: 5

    Excellent care.


  • Primary Location AIS Cancer Center
    2620 Chester Ave
    Bakersfield, CA 93301
    (661) 637-8321 Map and directions