- Medical Oncologists specialize in the use of medications, especially chemotherapy, to kill cancer cells. In some areas, the term “medical oncologist” refers to the oncologist who is overall in charge of making decisions about a patient’s treatment.
- Surgical Oncologists specialize in surgical treatments for cancer, such as biopsies (where small tissue samples are taken and examined), or surgical removal of tumors and surrounding tissue.
- Radiation Oncologists specialize in the use of radiation (a kind of high powered x-ray) to kill cancer.
We found 9 oncologists near Decatur, AL.
Dr. Naveen Lobo's medical specialty is adult oncology and medical oncology. Patient ratings for Dr. Lobo average 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Lobo is a graduate of Bangalore University and St. John's Medical College.
Dr. Thomas Ray works as a gynecologic oncologist in Decatur, AL. Dr. Ray is rated highly by his patients. He honors Medicare insurance. He graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the University of Guadalajara, University Center of Health Sciences.
Dr. G. Manifold is a gynecologic oncologist. The average patient rating for Dr. Manifold is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Manifold attended medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine.
Dr. Sammy Becdach works as an adult hematologist, oncologist, and medical oncologist. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Central University of Ecuador.
Dr. Heather Shah practices adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology in Decatur, AL. She takes Medicare insurance. She studied medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine.
Dr. Traci McCormick works as a radiation oncologist in Decatur, AL. She honors Medicare insurance. Dr. McCormick studied medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine.