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We found 9 radiologists who accept Blue Shield of California near Indio, CA.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
77840 Flora Road
Palm Desert, CA
 

Dr. Theodore Masek is a specialist in radiation oncology. He works in Palm Desert, CA. Dr. Masek has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Masek accepts. He is a graduate of Southwestern University, Matias H. Aznar Memorial College of Medicine and a graduate of Loma Linda University Medical Center's residency program.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
77840 Flora Road
Palm Desert, CA
 

Dr. David Mantik is a specialist in radiation oncology. He honors Blue Shield, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Molina Healthcare, and more. Before completing his residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center, Dr. Mantik attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and the University of Michigan Medical School.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
81880 Dr Carreon Boulevard; A-102
Indio, CA
 

Dr. Christian Neumann is a physician who specializes in diagnostic radiology. He accepts the following insurance: Blue Shield and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He is a graduate of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. Dr. Neumann (or staff) speaks Spanish and German.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
54180 Alysheba Drive
La Quinta, CA
 

Dr. Kamran Koochek's medical specialty is diagnostic radiology. He is a graduate of East Carolina University, The Brody School of Medicine. Dr. Koochek's residency was performed at Shands at the University of Florida and St. Joseph Mercy Oakland. He takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. He speaks Persian.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
77714 Cove Pointe Circle
Indian Wells, CA
 

Dr. Vicki Portnoff is a medical specialist in diagnostic radiology. Dr. Portnoff accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. She studied medicine at the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
81812 Dr Carreon Boulevard; Suite A
Indio, CA
 

Dr. Marla Lander is a diagnostic radiology specialist. Patient ratings for Dr. Lander average 3.5 stars out of 5. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. Dr. Lander is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. Dr. Lander has received the following distinction: Southern California Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
77840 Flora Road
Palm Desert, CA
 

Dr. Peter Greenberg is a radiation oncology specialist. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Greenberg graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
50855 Washington Street; #283
La Quinta, CA
 

Dr. Robert Reinke specializes in diagnostic radiology and practices in La Quinta, CA. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Reinke graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
77840 Flora Road
Palm Desert, CA
 

Dr. Ted Ling is a specialist in radiation oncology. He works in Palm Desert, CA. He attended medical school at St. Louis University School of Medicine. Dr. Ling honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more.

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What is Radiology?

Radiologists are physicians who work with diagnostic imaging, such as x-rays and CT scans, or treatments that involve radiation. At first glance, these two fields may not seem related. However, many modern imaging techniques involve the use of radiation. There are also several different types of radiologist, including those that specialize in images and those that provide radiation treatment.

Diagnostic radiologists use medical imaging for diagnosing disease. Imaging procedures (such as x-rays, ultrasounds, and MRIs) use energy in the form of sound or radiation to create pictures of internal organs and structures.

Interventional radiologists use imaging for guiding certain minimally invasive medical procedures. A good example of this is the use of x-ray to guide catheters during angioplasty and the placement of stents in narrowed arteries.

Nuclear radiology involves the use of radioactive medication to diagnose or treat disease. Nuclear radiologists use medication that contains very small, safe amounts of radioactive material that can be detected by special machines. This allows them to gather information about how well the body is working. They can also use radioactive medications to treat certain illnesses, such as an overactive thyroid.

Radiation therapy or radiation oncology is the branch of radiology which uses radiation to treat cancer. The radiation is given at a higher dose, but it is very specifically targeted so that it only affects cancer cells.

Radiation, whether used in imaging or for treatment, is a powerful tool. Radiologists have the training and knowledge to use it safely.