- 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. Sammy Becdach is a specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Dr. Becdach honors Medicare insurance. He is a graduate of Central University of Ecuador.
Dr. Naveen Lobo is a specialist in adult oncology and medical oncology. He attended medical school at Bangalore University and St. John's Medical College. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Lobo is in-network for Medicare insurance.
Dr. George Manifold's medical specialty is gynecologic oncology. Dr. Manifold is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He accepts Medicare insurance. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine.
Dr. Heather Shah is a specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. She works in Decatur, AL. She is a graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. She is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.
Dr. Thomas Ray practices gynecologic oncology. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Medicare insurance. Dr. Ray attended medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the University of Guadalajara, University Center of Health Sciences.