- 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 3 oncologists who accept United Healthcare POS near Santa Rosa, CA.
Dr. Elizabeth Peralta is a physician who specializes in surgical oncology (cancer surgery). After completing medical school at the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, she performed her residency at Virginia Mason Medical Center. Her areas of expertise include breast surgery. Dr. Peralta honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Pacific Community Provider Network, and Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.
Clinical interests: Surgical Procedures, Breast Surgery
Dr. Ying Cao's specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Dr. Cao's areas of clinical interest consist of chemotherapy, bone marrow exam (aspiration and biopsy), and gastrointestinal cancer. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cao takes. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dr. Cao attended medical school at Nanjing Medical University. In addition to English, she speaks Mandarin. Dr. Cao is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Pacific Community Provider Network, and Good Samaritan Hospital. She is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Exam, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Lymphoma, Blood Disorders, Chemotherapy, Breast Cancer
Dr. David Nguyen is a Santa Rosa, CA physician who specializes in medical oncology and hematology (blood disorders). Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Nguyen takes. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. Dr. Nguyen is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Pacific Community Provider Network, and Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.