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Dr. Marilu Madrigal, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
3659 S Miami Avenue; Suite 2007
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Marilu Madrigal works as a gynecologic oncologist. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. Her clinical interests include gynecologic cancer, HIV/AIDS, and hormone therapy. Dr. Madrigal is professionally affiliated with Mercy Hospital and Baptist Hospital. She graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Madrigal is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Madrigal include: South Florida Super Doctors; Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition; and Florida Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Gynecologic Cancer, HIV/AIDS, Hormone Therapy, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Cancer

Dr. Frances Valdes, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
3659 S Miami Avenue; Suite 2007
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Frances Valdes' areas of specialization are adult hematology and adult oncology; she sees patients in Miami, FL. Dr. Valdes's clinical interests include cancer and blood disorders. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more. Her education and training includes medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Valdes (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Russian. Dr. Valdes's professional affiliations include South Miami Hospital and Doctors Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Blood Disorders, Cancer

Dr. Lionel Ignacio Noy, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
3659 S. Miami Avenue; Suite 2003
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Lionel Noy is a physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. These areas are among his clinical interests: cancer and blood disorders. Dr. Noy's professional affiliations include South Miami Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and Kendall Regional Medical Center. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Noy attended Ponce School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Jackson Memorial Medical Center for residency. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Cancer, Blood Disorders

Dr. Mary Jo Villar, MD, DO
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
8600 Nw 41 Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Mary Villar is a hematologist and adult oncologist in Doral, FL, Miami, FL, and Hialeah, FL. Dr. Villar speaks Spanish. She has indicated that her clinical interests include osteoporosis, breast cancer, and tumor. She is professionally affiliated with South Miami Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and Kendall Regional Medical Center. After completing medical school at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, she performed her residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Cancer, Tumor, Osteoporosis, Blood Disorders, Breast Cancer

Dr. James N Alleyn, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
3661 S Miami Avenue; Suite 308
Miami, FL
 

Dr. James Alleyn is a gynecologic oncologist. In his practice, he is particularly interested in gynecologic cancer. He is affiliated with Doctors Hospital. Dr. Alleyn honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Alleyn graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Gynecologic Cancer, Cancer

Dr. Fahed Fayad, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1400 Nw 12th Avenue
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Fahed Fayad is a radiation oncologist. Dr. Fayad is a graduate of the University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine. He trained at Jackson Memorial Medical Center for residency. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Doctors Hospital.

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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.