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Dr. Marilu Madrigal, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
3659 S Miami Avenue; Suite 2007 (mercy Professional Building)
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Marilu Madrigal's medical specialty is gynecologic oncology. The average patient rating for Dr. Madrigal is 1.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Madrigal include gynecologic cancer, HIV/AIDS, and hormone therapy. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Mercy Hospital, Mercy Miami Hospital, and Baptist Hospital. Dr. Madrigal honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing her residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Dr. Madrigal attended medical school at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She has received professional recognition including the following: South Florida Super Doctors; Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition; and Florida Super Doctors. Dr. Madrigal (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Haitian Creole.

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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 is a Miami, FL physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. Clinical interests for Dr. Valdes include cancer and blood disorders. Dr. Valdes is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more. She graduated from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She completed her residency training at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Valdes (or staff) speaks 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's specialties are adult hematology and adult oncology. He practices in Miami, FL. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Noy's clinical interests include cancer and blood disorders. His hospital/clinic affiliations include South Miami Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and Mercy Hospital. Dr. Noy is a graduate of Ponce School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Jackson Memorial 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.

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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 Jo Villar's areas of specialization are adult hematology and adult oncology. She attended Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida for residency. Her areas of expertise include osteoporosis, breast cancer, and tumor. Dr. Villar honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Villar is affiliated with South Miami Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and Mercy Hospital.

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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's area of specialization is gynecologic oncology. Dr. Alleyn attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine. He is especially interested in gynecologic cancer and incontinence. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Doctors Hospital.

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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 specializes in radiation oncology and practices in Miami, FL. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. He graduated from the University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Fayad is 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.
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