We found 20 radiation oncologists who accept Humana Silver HMO near Miami, FL.

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Dr. Janet Le Nguyen-Sperry, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1201 N.w. 16th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Janet Nguyen-Sperry is a radiation oncology specialist in Miami, FL, Pompano Beach, FL, and Loxahatchee, FL. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Miami VA Healthcare System and Broward Health. After completing medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Dr. Nguyen-Sperry performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
78 Sw 13th Avenue; Suite 201
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Raul Ravelo is a specialist in radiation oncology. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Ravelo is professionally affiliated with Mercy Hospital. He attended the University of Zaragoza Faculty of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Ravelo 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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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1475 Nw 12th Avenue; Suite 1500
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Nagy Elsayyad specializes in radiation oncology. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Elsayyad attended medical school at Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Elsayyad (or staff) speaks Arabic, Spanish, and French.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1201 N.w. 16th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Jean-Philippe Austin's area of specialization is radiation oncology. He is professionally affiliated with Miami VA Healthcare System. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Austin studied medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
2001 W 68th Street
Hialeah, FL
 

Dr. Ramon Arguelles' area of specialization is radiation oncology. Dr. Arguelles honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He graduated from Autonomous University of Santo Domingo Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
8881 Nw 18th Terrace
Doral, FL
 

Dr. David Huang is a radiation oncology specialist. 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 obtained his medical school training at Wake Forest University School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). Dr. Huang is conversant in Chinese.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1475 Nw 12th Avenue; Suite 1500
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Alan Pollack is a radiation oncologist in Miami, FL. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Pollack honors. He attended medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Pollack has received the distinction of South Florida Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1601 Nw 12th Avenue; Box 016960 (m851)
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Arnold Markoe is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. He is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Markoe has received the following distinctions: South Florida Super Doctors; Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition; and Florida Super Doctors.

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Dr. Judith Rosenberg Samuels, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1475 Nw 12th Avenue; Suite 1500
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Judith Samuels practices radiation oncology in Miami, FL and South Miami, FL. Dr. Samuels graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include South Miami Hospital and Baptist Hospital.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
8881 Nw 18th Terrace
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Oscar Tercilla is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
78 S.w. 13th Avenue; Suite 100
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Arthur Iglesias is a radiation oncology specialist. He is an in-network provider for 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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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1100 Nw 95th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Vincent Patone, who practices in Miami, FL, is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. Dr. Patone accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1601 Nw 12th Avenue; Box 016960 (m851)
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Aaron Wolfson is a radiation oncology specialist. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Wolfson is a graduate of the University of Florida College of Medicine. He has received distinctions including South Florida Super Doctors; Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition; and Florida Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1475 Nw 12th Avenue # D-31; Suite 1500
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Cristiane Takita is a specialist in radiation oncology. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
3661 S Miami Avenue; Suite 301 A
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Michael Hall specializes in radiation oncology. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hall accepts. His education and training includes medical school at Florida State University College of Medicine and residency at Allegheny General Hospital. In addition to English, Dr. Hall speaks Spanish. Dr. Hall is professionally affiliated with Mercy Hospital.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1475 Nw 12th Avenue
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Adrian Ishkanian's specialty is radiation oncology. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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What is Radiation Oncology?

Radiation oncologists are physicians who are specially trained in the safe use of radiation to treat cancer. Usually, they will manage a patient’s entire radiation treatment, from the imaging that will guide decisions, to the choices about what kind of radiation therapy to use.

Radiation is one of the few substances that can kill cancer cells and even shrink tumors. It does this by damaging DNA. When DNA becomes sufficiently damaged, cells can no longer reproduce, and they stop growing and die. Cancer cells are more susceptible to radiation than healthy tissue, because they reproduce faster. So typically, cancer cells exposed to radiation will be affected faster than healthy cells will. However it’s still important to protect healthy tissue as much as possible.

There are three ways that radiation can be delivered to the body. It can come from outside the body, delivered by a machine in much the same way x-rays are taken. This is called external-beam radiation. Sometimes the radiation is delivered internally, which is called brachytherapy. Tiny pellets of radioactive material are placed directly onto the cancer, where they can release radiation for a period of time. Some cancers are best treated systemically, with radioactive substances that travel through the bloodstream. Radiation oncologists decide which type of radiation therapy is best, developing a treatment plan for each patient that maximizes the benefits of the radiation while minimizing the risk to any healthy tissue.

Radiation oncologists may work with other kinds of physicians, such as medical oncologists or surgeons, to treat their patients. Sometimes patients are anxious about radiation therapy because it sounds dangerous. But radiation therapy won’t turn you radioactive. It’s safe, and so effective against many different types of cancer that it is one of the most common cancer treatments. Depending on the treatment, it may not even have noticeable side effects.

Radiation oncologists can be important allies in your fight against cancer.
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