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We found 4 radiologists who accept Coventry Catastrophic HMO near Hudson, FL.

Dr. Gerald H Sokol, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology
7651 Medical Drive
Hudson, FL
 

Dr. Gerald Sokol's specialties are radiation oncology and medical oncology. In his practice, Dr. Sokol focuses on radiation therapy. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sokol takes. After attending Indiana University School of Medicine, Dr. Sokol completed his residency training at Massachusetts General Hospital, U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with the University of Maryland. He is conversant in Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Bayfront Health Brooksville and Bayfront Health Spring Hill.

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Clinical interests: Radiation Therapy

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Emandi, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
13904 Lakeshore Boulevard; Suite 410
Hudson, FL
 

Dr. Sanjay Emandi's area of specialization is radiation oncology. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Loyola University, Dr. Emandi attended George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences for medical school. Dr. Emandi has received the following distinction: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition. Dr. Emandi's hospital/clinic affiliations include Mease Countryside Hospital and Texas Oncology.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
7651 Medical Drive
Hudson, FL
 

Dr. Arthur Matzkowitz specializes in radiation oncology and practices in Hudson, FL, Brooksville, FL, and Spring Hill, FL. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Matzkowitz graduated from Albany Medical College. He completed his residency training at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center and Montefiore Medical Center. He is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Bayfront Health Brooksville, Mease Dunedin Hospital, and Bayfront Health Spring Hill.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
13904 Lakeshore Boulevard; Suite 410
Hudson, FL
 

Dr. Kum Song's specialty is radiation oncology. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, Coventry Catastrophic, and Coventry Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Radiology?

Radiologists are physicians who work with diagnostic imaging, such as x-rays and CT scans, or treatments that involve radiation. At first glance, these two fields may not seem related. However, many modern imaging techniques involve the use of radiation. There are also several different types of radiologist, including those that specialize in images and those that provide radiation treatment.

Diagnostic radiologists use medical imaging for diagnosing disease. Imaging procedures (such as x-rays, ultrasounds, and MRIs) use energy in the form of sound or radiation to create pictures of internal organs and structures.

Interventional radiologists use imaging for guiding certain minimally invasive medical procedures. A good example of this is the use of x-ray to guide catheters during angioplasty and the placement of stents in narrowed arteries.

Nuclear radiology involves the use of radioactive medication to diagnose or treat disease. Nuclear radiologists use medication that contains very small, safe amounts of radioactive material that can be detected by special machines. This allows them to gather information about how well the body is working. They can also use radioactive medications to treat certain illnesses, such as an overactive thyroid.

Radiation therapy or radiation oncology is the branch of radiology which uses radiation to treat cancer. The radiation is given at a higher dose, but it is very specifically targeted so that it only affects cancer cells.

Radiation, whether used in imaging or for treatment, is a powerful tool. Radiologists have the training and knowledge to use it safely.