Richard L. Jennelle, MD

Radiation Oncology, Pediatric Radiation Oncology
Accepting New Patients


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1500 San Pablo Street , Los Angeles, CA 90033
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1441 Eastlake Ave , Los Angeles, CA 90089
7 days a week, 24 hours a day

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About Richard L. Jennelle, MD

Dr. Richard L.S. Jennelle is a Clinical Professor of Radiation Oncology at Keck Medical Center of USC and LAC + USC Medical Center. He serves as the Director of USC’s Radiation Oncology Residency Training Program in the Keck School of Medicine.


Dr. Jennelle graduated summa cum laude from the University of Cincinnati and earned his MD from the UC College of Medicine, where he completed his residency in radiation oncology and was chief resident in his final year. He was previously Associate Professor and Vice-Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Mississippi, and served as the Chair of the University of Mississippi’s Quality Improvement Committee for the Cancer Center.

While at the University of Mississippi, Dr. Jennelle was instrumental in establishing the first ACGME accredited Radiation Oncology Residency Program in the state. Previously, he has served as the Residency Program Director at the University of Arizona, and has been critical in his development of USC's Radiation Oncology Residency Program and its focus on training future leaders in the field.


Dr. Jennelle has a lifelong dedication to addressing the challenges of the medically underserved and excels in collaborating a beneficial partnership between Los Angeles County Hospital and USC’s Keck School of Medicine.


Clinical Expertise


Head and Neck Cancer, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Thoracic Oncology, Brachytherapy, Gynecologic Radiation Oncology. 


  • Radiation Oncology
  • Pediatric Radiation Oncology
Areas of Focus
Head and Neck Cancer, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Thoracic Oncology, Brachytherapy, Gynecologic Radiation Oncology, eye plaque and ophthalmological cancers
Academic Title
Clinical Professor of Radiation Oncology

Insurances Accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brand New Day
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health
  • GEHA
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • Health Net
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • Interplan
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Marian Health Services
  • MultiPlan
  • NEXT
  • Pacificare
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • United Healthcare
  • USC Network
  • Watchtower
  • Medicare

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  • Provider Listened Carefully
  • Provider Knew Medical History
  • Provider Spent Enough Time

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