- 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 4 oncologists who accept Health Net Seniority Plus Ruby near Pleasanton, CA.
Dr. Bogdan Eftimie's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. His areas of expertise include lung cancer, colon cancer, and clinical trials. On average, patients gave Dr. Eftimie a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Loma Linda University School of Medicine and residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). He speaks Romanian. Dr. Eftimie's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Washington Hospital Healthcare System, and the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center. He has an open panel.
Clinical interests: Research, Hepatobiliary Cancer, Liver Cancer, Sarcoma, Colon Cancer, Bone Marrow Transplant, Lung ... (Read more)
Dr. Jelena Kao specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. She takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans. After attending the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine and Stanford University School of Medicine, she completed her residency training at Stanford University Medical Center. Dr. Kao (or staff) is conversant in Croatian, Serbian, and Spanish. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, SEBMF - Diablo Division Community Provider Network, and Mills-Peninsula Health Services. She has an open panel.
Dr. Robert Sinha's areas of specialization are radiation oncology and medical oncology; he sees patients in Pleasanton, CA, San Mateo, CA, and Mountain View, CA. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. After completing medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Sinha (or staff) is conversant in Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF). Dr. Sinha has an open panel.
Dr. Michael Margolis' specialties are gynecologic oncology and urogynecology. Dr. Margolis has a special interest in pelvic surgery, cancer, and uterine problems. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans. Before completing his residency at Good Samaritan Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of Kansas, Dr. Margolis attended medical school at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Margolis is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Good Samaritan Hospital, and Mills-Peninsula Health Services. His practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Rectal Problems, Implant Surgery, Sexual Medicine, Fecal Incontinence, Urogynecological Problems, ... (Read more)