We found 4 radiologists who accept United Healthcare Gold near Jupiter, FL.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1240 S Old Dixie Highway
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Marc Apple's area of specialization is radiation oncology. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include bladder cancer, intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), and thyroid cancer. Dr. Apple is affiliated with Cleveland Clinic. 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 Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Apple's medical residency was performed at Orlando Regional Medical Center, Henry Ford Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut.

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Clinical interests: Liver Tumor, Vulvar Cancer, Urologic Cancer, Brain Cancer, Gallbladder Cancer, Larynx Cancer, Liver ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology, Nuclear Radiology
115 Ocean Key Way
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Peter Fitzer specializes in nuclear medicine, diagnostic radiology, and nuclear radiology. Dr. Fitzer's clinical interests encompass body imaging. He honors several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He attended Yale School of Medicine and subsequently trained at the University of Rochester Medical Center for residency. He has received distinctions including **Additional Specialties and Board Certifications and Nuclear Medicine And Family Practice**. Dr. Fitzer is affiliated with Washington Adventist Hospital. Unfortunately, he is not currently accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Body Imaging

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Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
600 Heritage Drive; Suite 105
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Steve Tidwell's areas of specialization are vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology; he sees patients in Jupiter, FL. United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tidwell takes. He studied medicine at the University of Louisville School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1240 S Old Dixie Highway
Jupiter, FL
 

Dr. Judith Armstrong is a physician who specializes in radiation oncology. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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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.