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We found 7 surgical oncologists who accept BlueSelect Everyday Health 1451 near South Miami, FL.

Dr. Omar Hidalgo Llaguna, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
7800 Sw 87th Avenue; Suite B210
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Omar Llaguna's specialties are general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). He practices in Miami, FL. He is especially interested in thyroid problems, liver disease, and tumor. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Llaguna attended Ross University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Maimonides Medical Center and Beth Israel Medical Center, New York for residency. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Llaguna has received include Medical Student Teaching Award, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Award, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons; and Surgical Resident Scholarly Achievement Award, Beth Israel Medical Center. He speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Mariners Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Medical Arts Surgery Center at Baptist.

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Clinical interests: Skin Cancer, Liver Disease, Cancer, Thyroid Problems, Tumor

Dr. Mohammad Milhim Masri, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Other
6140 Sw 70 Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Mohammad Masri's medical specialty is general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). He graduated from the University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami. In his practice, Dr. Masri focuses on thyroid problems, cancer, and hemorrhoids. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is professionally affiliated with South Miami Hospital and Baptist Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Hemorrhoids, Cancer, Thyroid Problems

Dr. Mark Richard Dylewski, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Thoracic Surgery
6201 Sw 70th Street; Suite 104
South Miami, FL
 

Dr. Mark Dylewski is a medical specialist in general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and thoracic surgery. Dr. Dylewski is a graduate of the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Albany Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Davis. These areas are among his clinical interests: lung cancer and lung surgery. Dr. Dylewski is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. He has received the following distinction: South Florida Super Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include South Miami Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and West Kendall Baptist Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Lung Cancer, Lung Surgery

Dr. Mark Stephen Soloway, MD
Specializes in Urologic Oncology, Surgical Oncology
1150 North West 14th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Mark Soloway works as an urologist and cancer surgeon in Miami, FL and Aventura, FL. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Soloway accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: South Florida Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital Pembroke, and Memorial Hospital West.

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Dr. Robert Paul Derhagopian, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
6200 Sw 72nd Street; Suite 130
South Miami, FL
 

Dr. Robert Derhagopian specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Patients gave Dr. Derhagopian an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is especially interested in breast surgery and breast cancer. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending Tufts University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Tufts Medical Center and Boston Medical Center. His distinctions include: South Florida Super Doctors; Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition; and Florida Super Doctors. Dr. Derhagopian is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include South Miami Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and Baptist Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Breast Surgery, Cancer, Breast Cancer

Dr. Gladys Linda Giron, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
7000 Sw 62nd Avenue; Ph - B
South Miami, FL
 

Dr. Gladys Giron's medical specialty is general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. Dr. Giron's areas of clinical interest consist of breast surgery and breast cancer. Her professional affiliations include South Miami Hospital and Baptist Hospital. She obtained her medical school training at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami. Dr. Giron honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Clinical interests: Breast Surgery, Breast Cancer

Dr. Starr Koslow Mautner, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
6200 Sunset Drive; Suite 130
South Miami, FL
 

Dr. Starr Mautner's specialties are general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Dr. Mautner has indicated that her clinical interests include breast surgery and breast cancer. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. She is a graduate of the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. For her professional training, Dr. Mautner completed residency programs at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Mautner's professional affiliations include South Miami Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and Medical Arts Surgery Center at Baptist.

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Clinical interests: Breast Surgery, Breast Cancer

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What is Surgical Oncology?

Surgical oncology is the use of surgery to diagnose or treat cancer, or to manage the symptoms of cancer. The Egyptians pioneered the treatment of cancer using surgery, removing breast tumors as early as the seventh century. These days, surgical oncology is much more complex and effective. Most cancer treatments involve surgery, and in some cases it is the only treatment needed.

Surgical oncologists work together with medical oncologists and radiation oncologists to provide care for cancer patients. Along with medical oncologists, surgical oncologists tend to be the primary providers of cancer treatment. Almost every cancer patient will have a medical or surgical oncologist who is in charge of managing their treatment and making decisions about their care.

The specialized knowledge of a surgical oncologist is less about surgical techniques (which may be very similar to techniques used by a general surgeon) and more about an understanding of cancer itself. Surgical oncologists have an advanced knowledge of how cancer presents and changes, and they know the best way to use surgery to treat cancer.

Surgical oncology is a rapidly advancing specialty, and many new techniques and procedures have been developed in recent years, including minimally invasive surgery and robotic surgery. A surgical oncologist is able to safely wield these complicated techniques to remove tumors from the body.