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Elisa Tso Bomgaars, MD

Primary Specialty

Hematology & Medical Oncology

Dr. Elisa Tso Bomgaars is a board certified Medical Oncologist and Hematologist and joined Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers October 2013.  She graduated with honors from an accelerated program through University of the Philippines, College of Medicine, which allowed her to finish medical school two years earlier than normal.   She completed both internal medicine residency and hematology-oncology fellowship training at the renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio.  She has been involved in clinical and drug development research at the Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center in Omaha, Nebraska, and has presented at several American Society of Clinical Oncology and Hematology annual meetings.   She enjoys golfing, cooking and travelling with her husband Scott, a pediatrician.   She specializes in all forms of adult cancers and hematological disorders with special interest in Breast and Lung Cancers and is board certified in Medical Oncology and Hematology.

In addition to her knowledge and skill, Dr. Bomgaars brings deep compassion to her practice. “My greatest satisfaction is helping my patients survive cancer and getting to know them on a personal level by taking time to listen.”

Medical Education

Doctor of Medicine

University of the Philippines Manila, College of Medicine


Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
Hematology & Medical Oncology

Board Certification

Board Certified in  Medical Oncology

Click here to see Dr. Bomgaars’ complete curriculum vitae.

Dr. Bomgaars is fluent in English, Chinese Mandarin and Filipino and sees patients for Hematology and Medical Oncology at our Glendale and Anthem locations.