- 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 United Healthcare POS near Santa Rosa, CA.
Dr. Elizabeth Peralta practices surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Clinical interests for Dr. Peralta include breast surgery. She is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medi-Cal, and more. She attended the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Virginia Mason Medical Center. Her professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Pacific Community Provider Network, and Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods (SMGR). She is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Surgical Procedures, Breast Surgery
Dr. Ying Cao sees patients in Santa Rosa, CA, San Jose, CA, and Los Gatos, CA. Her medical specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. These areas are among her clinical interests: chemotherapy, bone marrow exam (aspiration and biopsy), and gastrointestinal cancer. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Pacific Community Provider Network, and Good Samaritan Hospital. Dr. Cao takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment. Dr. Cao is a graduate of Nanjing Medical University. She completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. She speaks Mandarin.
Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Exam, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Lymphoma, Blood Disorders, Chemotherapy, Breast Cancer
Dr. Mark Singer is a surgical oncologist and otolaryngologist. Areas of expertise for Dr. Singer include head and neck cancer. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation, and California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC). Dr. Singer's education and training includes medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Singer honors. Dr. Singer has received the following distinction: San Francisco Super Doctors. He is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Facial Surgery, Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer, Thyroid Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Head ... (Read more)
Dr. David Nguyen practices medical oncology and hematology (blood disorders) in Santa Rosa, CA. His professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Pacific Community Provider Network, and Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods (SMGR). He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. Dr. Nguyen is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients.