We found 16 radiation oncologists who accept Health Net near San Bernardino, CA.

Dr. Son L Phan, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology
11201 Benton Street
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Son Phan specializes in radiation oncology, nuclear medicine, and diagnostic radiology. He graduated from the University of Vermont College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at the University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Phan has received the following distinction: Southern California Rising Stars. He is professionally affiliated with UC Irvine Medical Center.

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Dr. Paul Matthew Mandelin, DO
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
400 N Pepper Avenue
Colton, CA
 

Dr. Paul Mandelin is a radiation oncologist in Corona, CA and Colton, CA. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Southern California (USC) for residency. Dr. Mandelin is affiliated with City of Hope.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1800 Medical Center Drive; Suite 100
San Bernadino, CA
 

Dr. Munther Alqaisi is a radiation oncology specialist in Apple Valley, CA, San Bernardino, CA, and Long Beach, CA. Dr. Alqaisi is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Baghdad, Baghdad College of Medicine. Dr. Alqaisi (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Arabic, Spanish, and Hindi. Dr. Alqaisi is affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1800 Medical Center Drive; Suite 100
San Bernardino, CA
 

Dr. Narayana Memula, who practices in San Bernardino, CA, is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Memula studied medicine at Osmania Medical College.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
401 E Highland Avenue
San Bernardino, CA
 

Dr. Maira Simental is a specialist in radiation oncology. She works in San Bernardino, CA. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. She attended medical school at Loma Linda University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street; Llumc, House Staff Office Cp 21005
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Ari Katerelos is a radiation oncologist. He takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. Dr. Katerelos studied medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Ivan Namihas' area of specialization is radiation oncology. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Health Net, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. After completing medical school at Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Dr. Namihas performed his residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street; Suite B-121
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Gary Yang is a physician who specializes in radiation oncology. Dr. Yang is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. He attended medical school at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. He has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Lilia Loredo sees patients in Loma Linda, CA. Her medical specialty is radiation oncology. She attended medical school at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Dr. Loredo has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Ben Jabola practices radiation oncology in Loma Linda, CA. Dr. Jabola attended medical school at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Health Net, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
399 E 21st Street
San Bernardino, CA
 

Dr. Young Kwon, who practices in San Bernardino, CA, is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He is a graduate of Seoul National University College of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. David Bush is a specialist in radiation oncology. He works in Loma Linda, CA. Dr. Bush accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. He graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Janet Hocko's area of specialization is radiation oncology. She is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine and Loma Linda University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street; House Staff Office Cp 21005
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Sharon Do is a radiation oncology specialist. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Do accepts. She graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Jerry Slater is a specialist in radiation oncology. He works in Loma Linda, CA. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Slater attended medical school at Loma Linda University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
11234 Anderson Street; House Staff Office Cp 21005
Loma Linda, CA
 

Dr. Carolyn Barnes is a physician who specializes in radiation oncology. She studied medicine at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Dr. Barnes honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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What is Radiation Oncology?

Radiation oncologists are physicians who are specially trained in the safe use of radiation to treat cancer. Usually, they will manage a patient’s entire radiation treatment, from the imaging that will guide decisions, to the choices about what kind of radiation therapy to use.

Radiation is one of the few substances that can kill cancer cells and even shrink tumors. It does this by damaging DNA. When DNA becomes sufficiently damaged, cells can no longer reproduce, and they stop growing and die. Cancer cells are more susceptible to radiation than healthy tissue, because they reproduce faster. So typically, cancer cells exposed to radiation will be affected faster than healthy cells will. However it’s still important to protect healthy tissue as much as possible.

There are three ways that radiation can be delivered to the body. It can come from outside the body, delivered by a machine in much the same way x-rays are taken. This is called external-beam radiation. Sometimes the radiation is delivered internally, which is called brachytherapy. Tiny pellets of radioactive material are placed directly onto the cancer, where they can release radiation for a period of time. Some cancers are best treated systemically, with radioactive substances that travel through the bloodstream. Radiation oncologists decide which type of radiation therapy is best, developing a treatment plan for each patient that maximizes the benefits of the radiation while minimizing the risk to any healthy tissue.

Radiation oncologists may work with other kinds of physicians, such as medical oncologists or surgeons, to treat their patients. Sometimes patients are anxious about radiation therapy because it sounds dangerous. But radiation therapy won’t turn you radioactive. It’s safe, and so effective against many different types of cancer that it is one of the most common cancer treatments. Depending on the treatment, it may not even have noticeable side effects.

Radiation oncologists can be important allies in your fight against cancer.