We found 3 oncologists who accept United Healthcare Gold EPO near Los Angeles, CA.
Dr. Vaishali Kent is a general surgeon and cancer surgeon. Dr. Kent's areas of expertise include the following: breast cancer, oncoplastic surgery, and nipple-sparing mastectomy. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at Inova Fairfax Hospital, Dr. Kent attended the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. She is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth. Dr. Kent is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Breast Surgery, Breast, Breast Cancer, Breast Disease, Breast Mass, Breast Oncology, Cancer, Lump ... (Read more)
Dr. William Tseng's area of specialization is surgical oncology (cancer surgery). He is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Tseng trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He has a special interest in sarcoma (bone and soft tissue cancer) and melanoma. He is in-network for United Healthcare EPO, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Tseng's distinctions include: Science Education Award, American Association for Cancer Research; Resident's Research Award, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract; and Julius Conn Award, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Surgery. He speaks Mandarin and Taiwanese. He is affiliated with Keck Hospital of USC.
Clinical interests: Sarcoma, Melanoma
Dr. Wafik Zaky is a physician who specializes in pediatric hematology and pediatric oncology. He is affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Zaky is a graduate of Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Upstate Medical University. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, Blue Choice, and more.
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- 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.