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We found 10 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's area of specialization is radiation oncology. He studied medicine at Southwestern University, Matias H. Aznar Memorial College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Dr. Masek's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
77840 Flora Road
Palm Desert, CA
 

Dr. David Mantik is a radiation oncology specialist in Palm Desert, CA. Blue Shield, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Molina Healthcare are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Mantik accepts. Dr. Mantik is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and the University of Michigan Medical School and a graduate of Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center's residency program.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
La Quinta, CA
 

Dr. Sydney Stevens is a diagnostic radiology specialist. He graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine. He accepts Blue Shield, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Molina Healthcare insurance.

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

Dr. Christian Neumann's specialty is diagnostic radiology. He studied medicine at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. Dr. Neumann honors Blue Shield and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance. 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 area of specialization is diagnostic radiology. Before performing his residency at Shands at the University of Florida and St. Joseph Mercy Oakland, Dr. Koochek attended East Carolina University, The Brody School of Medicine. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Koochek takes. He speaks Persian.

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

Dr. Vicki Portnoff's area of specialization is diagnostic radiology. She is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Portnoff takes.

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

Dr. Marla Lander's specialty is diagnostic radiology. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Lander accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. She 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 specialist in radiation oncology. He works in Palm Desert, CA. He takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. He studied medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine. Dr. Greenberg is conversant in Spanish.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
77840 Flora Road
Palm Desert, CA
 

Dr. Ted Ling is a radiation oncologist. Dr. Ling honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of St. Louis University School of Medicine.

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

Dr. Robert Reinke is a La Quinta, CA physician who specializes in diagnostic radiology. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. Dr. Reinke studied medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

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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.