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We found 14 oncologists who accept BlueOptions Essential Health S1401 near Deerfield Beach, FL.

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Dr. David Noel Bimston, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Other
900 Glades Road; Suite 500
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. David Bimston works as a general surgeon and surgical oncologist in Hollywood, FL and Boca Raton, FL. He studied medicine at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Bimston trained at Northwestern Memorial Hospital for his residency. He has indicated that his clinical interests include endocrine surgery. Dr. Bimston takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Washington University School High Honors and Dean's List. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital Pembroke, and Memorial Hospital West.

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Clinical interests: Endocrine Surgery

Dr. Janet Le Nguyen-Sperry, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
201 E Sample Road; Radiation Oncology Department
Pompano Beach, FL
 

Dr. Janet Nguyen-Sperry is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. She is professionally affiliated with Miami VA Healthcare System and Broward Health. Dr. Nguyen-Sperry attended the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami for residency. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Dr. Thomas Jacob Klein, PhD, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
201 East Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL
 

Dr. Thomas Klein is a radiation oncology specialist in Loxahatchee, FL, Boca Raton, FL, and Deerfield Beach, FL. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Bethesda Health and Broward Health. Dr. Klein is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Yale University.

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Dr. Bruce Wayne Phillips, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
3651 Fau Boulevard; Suite 100
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Bruce Phillips specializes in radiation oncology and practices in Boca Raton, FL. His professional affiliations include Bethesda Health and Broward Health. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Phillips accepts. After completing medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine, he performed his residency at Duke University Medical Center.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
801 Meadows Road; Suite 111
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Aurea Tomeski practices adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Tomeski studied medicine at the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. Her training includes a residency program at Martland Hospital. Her patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
800 Meadows Road
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Timothy Williams' specialty is radiation oncology. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Williams takes. He studied medicine at Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia. His distinctions include: South Florida Super Doctors and Boca Raton Super Doctors.

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Dr. Steven Earl Morris, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
2900 N Military Trail; Suite #245
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Steven Morris is a Boca Raton, FL physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. On average, patients gave Dr. Morris a rating of 0.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Dr. Morris is affiliated with Bethesda Health and Broward Health North.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1192 E Newport Center Drive; Department of Radiation Oncology
Deerfield Beach, FL
 

Dr. Laura Freedman practices radiation oncology in Deerfield Beach, FL. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. She attended medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1192 E. Newport Ctr Drive
Deerfield Beach, FL
 

Dr. Reshma Mahtani is an adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology specialist. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at the University of New England, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1192 East Newport Center Drive; Suite 200
Deerfield Beach, FL
 

Dr. Mohammad Jahanzeb is a physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. His distinctions include: Boca Raton Super Doctors and South Florida Super Doctors.

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Dr. Eduardo B Fernandez-Vicioso, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
201 E Sample Road; Radiation Oncology Department
Deerfield Beach, FL
 

Dr. Eduardo Fernandez-Vicioso's specialty is radiation oncology. He is professionally affiliated with Broward Health. He trained at Cleveland Clinic for residency. Dr. Fernandez-Vicioso honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Dr. Evan M Landau, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
201 East Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL
 

Dr. Evan Landau specializes in radiation oncology. Dr. Landau honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He studied medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. He is affiliated with Broward Health.

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Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
690 Meadows Road
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Louise Morrell, who practices in Boca Raton, FL, is a medical specialist in adult oncology and medical oncology. Her average rating from her patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Morrell accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. She has received distinctions including South Florida Super Doctors and Boca Raton Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
800 Meadows Road
Boca Raton, FL
 

Dr. Michael Kasper's area of specialization is radiation oncology. Dr. Kasper graduated from the University of Florida College of Medicine. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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What is Oncology?

An oncologist is a physician who is concerned with the treatment of tumors and cancers. Cancer is when cells in the human body grow in an abnormal or out-of-control way. The goal of oncology is to cure a patient’s cancer, or, if the cancer is incurable, to control the cancer and reduce the symptoms for as long as possible.

Oncologists have several roles in their interaction with patients. They diagnose cancer and determine what stage the cancer is in, or to what extent the cancer has grown. They explain the diagnosis and stage to the patient, and they recommend treatment and deliver care. During treatment, oncologists are responsible for maintaining quality of life for their patients by reducing pain and side effects from medications.

There are three main types of oncologists:
  • 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.

The American Society of Clinical Oncology also recognizes the subspecialties of Gynecological Oncology, which focuses on cancers of the female reproductive tract, and Pediatric Oncology, which deals with cancers that are most common in childhood.

In the United States, nearly one-half of all men and one-third of all women will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetimes. It is an unfortunately common disease that can sometimes be life-threatening. Oncologists provide care to millions of people facing that diagnosis every year.