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We found 14 oncologists who accept BlueSelect Everyday Health Premier 1451V near New Port Richey, FL.

Dr. Joseph Marc Sennabuam, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
8763 River Crossing Boulevard
New Port Richey, FL
 

Dr. Joseph Sennabaum is an adult hematologist, adult oncologist, and medical oncologist. Clinical interests for Dr. Sennabaum include bone marrow aspiration. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital, Dr. Sennabaum attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Aspiration, Bone Marrow Biopsy, Blood Disorders, Cancer

Dr. Ayman Barakat, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
3611 Little Road
New Port Richey, FL
 

Dr. Ayman Barakat's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology; he sees patients in Winter Haven, FL, Spring Hill, FL, and New Port Richey, FL. Dr. Barakat is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. In addition to English, Dr. Barakat (or staff) speaks Arabic and French. He is professionally affiliated with Bayfront Health Brooksville and Bayfront Health Spring Hill.

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Clinical interests: Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Kidney Problems, Mediastinal Tumor, Ovarian Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer

Dr. Lawrence David Hochman, MD, DO
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
New Port
Richey, FL
 

Dr. Lawrence Hochman sees patients in New Port Richey, FL, Tampa, FL, and Trinity, FL. His medical specialty is radiation oncology. He is especially interested in cancer. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Hochman graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Hochman speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Cancer

Dr. Vivian Denise Griffin, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
8763 River Crossing Boulevard
New Port Richey, FL
 

Dr. Vivian Griffin is a radiation oncologist. Dr. Griffin attended the University of Michigan Medical School and subsequently trained at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Emory University for residency. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. She is professionally affiliated with Bayfront Health Brooksville, Mease Dunedin Hospital, and Bayfront Health Spring Hill.

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Clinical interests: Breast Issues

Dr. Gajanan A Kulkarni, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
5802 State Road 54
New Port Richey, FL
 

Dr. Gajanan Kulkarni specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. In his practice, Dr. Kulkarni focuses on bone marrow aspiration, bone marrow biopsy, and blood disorders. His professional affiliations include Bayfront Health Brooksville and Bayfront Health Spring Hill. Dr. Kulkarni takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Seth G.S. Medical College and then he performed his residency at Nassau Hospital, Long Island and Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers. Dr. Kulkarni (or staff) speaks Hindi.

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Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Aspiration, Bone Marrow Biopsy, Blood Disorders

Dr. Mamta Tarak Choksi, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
8763 River Crossing Boulevard
New Port Richey, FL
 

Dr. Mamta Choksi is a physician who specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. She attended medical school at Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College. For her professional training, Dr. Choksi completed a residency program at Queens Hospital Center. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Choksi (or staff) is conversant in Gujarati and Hindi. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Bayfront Health Brooksville and Bayfront Health Spring Hill.

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Clinical interests: Cancer, Blood Disorders

Dr. Raju V Rao, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
5802 State Road 54
New Prot Richey, FL
 

Dr. Raju Rao is a specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He works in Brooksville, FL, Spring Hill, FL, and New Prot Richey, FL. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Bayfront Health Brooksville, BayCare Physician Partners, and Bayfront Health Spring Hill. He is a graduate of World University and a graduate of Temple University Hospital, Episcopal Campus' residency program. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Rao accepts.

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Dr. Julio Jose Hajdenberg, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
5347 Main Street; Suite 203
New Port Richey, FL
 

Dr. Julio Hajdenberg is a hematologist and oncologist in Orlando, FL and New Port Richey, FL. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Hajdenberg is affiliated with Orlando Health. Before completing his residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Dr. Hajdenberg attended medical school at the University of Buenos Aires Faculty of Medicine. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Dr. Uday B Dandamudi, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
5500 Little Road
New Port Richey, FL
 

Dr. Uday Dandamudi practices adult hematology and adult oncology in New Port Richey, FL, Tampa, FL, and Trinity, FL. He is professionally affiliated with Bayfront Health Brooksville and Bayfront Health Spring Hill. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York, Dr. Dandamudi attended medical school at Gandhi Medical College.

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Clinical interests: Cancer, Blood Disorders

Dr. Jorge Ayub, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
8763 River Crossing Boulevard
New Port Richey, FL
 

Dr. Jorge Ayub's specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He practices in Hudson, FL, New Port Richey, FL, and Tampa, FL. Dr. Ayub's medical residency was performed at Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida. In his practice, he is particularly interested in cancer and blood disorders. 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. He is affiliated with Bayfront Health Brooksville and Bayfront Health Spring Hill.

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Clinical interests: Cancer, Blood Disorders

Dr. David Thomas Wenk, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
8763 River Crossing Boulevard
New Port Richey, FL
 

Dr. David Wenk specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology and practices in New Port Richey, FL, Tampa, FL, and Brooksville, FL. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Wenk 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. He graduated from Ross University School of Medicine. Dr. Wenk completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU) and a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). His professional affiliations include Bayfront Health Brooksville and Bayfront Health Spring Hill.

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Dr. Renjitha Tom Ignatius, MD
Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
3611 Little Road
Trinity, FL
 

Dr. Renjitha Ignatius works as an oncologist, medical oncologist, and hematologist in Sun City Center, FL, Tampa, FL, and Trinity, FL. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ignatius honors. She attended Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram and then went on to complete her residency at Grant Medical College & Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals and Beaumont Hospitals. Dr. Ignatius is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
3000 Us Highway 19
Holiday, FL
 

Dr. Nathan Visweshwar's specialties are adult hematology and adult oncology. He is affiliated with James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH). Dr. Visweshwar is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He is a graduate of Madras Medical College.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
3000 Us Hwy 19
Holiday, FL
 

Dr. Purendra Sinha is a Holiday, FL physician who specializes in radiation oncology. Dr. Sinha honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is a graduate of Patna Medical College.

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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.