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We found 6 oncologists who accept Humana HMO Open Access Copay 80/2000 near Bremen, GA.

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Dr. Hillary Ann Hahm, PhD, MD
Specializes in Other, Medical Oncology, Hematology
200 Allen Memorial Drive; Suite 302-b
Bremen, GA
 

Dr. Hillary Hahm is a physician who specializes in medical oncology and hematology (blood disorders). She is professionally affiliated with Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Cobb Hospital, and WellStar Douglas Hospital. After attending Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, she completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hahm takes.

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Dr. Madhurima Uppalapati, MD
Specializes in Other, Medical Oncology, Hematology
200 Allen Memorial Drive; Suite 302-b
Bremen, GA
 

Dr. Madhurima Uppalapati's medical specialty is medical oncology and hematology (blood disorders). Her average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Her clinical interests include colon cancer. Dr. Uppalapati is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Uppalapati graduated from Gandhi Medical College and then she performed her residency at Prince George's Hospital Center. Dr. Uppalapati (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Telugu and Hindi. She is professionally affiliated with Cartersville Medical Center, WellStar Cobb Hospital, and WellStar Douglas Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Colon Cancer

Dr. Michael B Andrews, MD
Specializes in Other, Medical Oncology, Hematology
200 Allen Memorial Drive; Suite 302-b
Bremen, GA
 

Dr. Michael Andrews is a physician who specializes in medical oncology and hematology (blood disorders). His professional affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Cobb Hospital, and WellStar Douglas Hospital. Dr. Andrews is a graduate of Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia and a graduate of Vanderbilt University Medical Center's residency program. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Andrews has received the following distinction: Atlanta Super Doctors.

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Dr. Carlos A Osmon, MD
Specializes in Other, Medical Oncology, Hematology
200 Allen Memorial Drive; Suite 302-b
Bremen, GA
 

Dr. Carlos Osmon specializes in medical oncology and hematology (blood disorders) and practices in Austell, GA, Bremen, GA, and Marietta, GA. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. His training includes a residency program at Roger Williams Medical Center. Dr. Osmon is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with WellStar Paulding Hospital, WellStar Cobb Hospital, and WellStar Douglas Hospital.

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Dr. Navin P Wadehra, MD
Specializes in Other, Medical Oncology, Hematology
200 Allen Memorial Drive; Suite 302-b
Bremen, GA
 

Dr. Navin Wadehra is a medical oncology and hematology (blood disorders) specialist. Dr. Wadehra's patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. His hospital/clinic affiliations include WellStar Paulding Hospital, WellStar Cobb Hospital, and WellStar Douglas Hospital.

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Dr. Sujatha Hariharan, MD
Specializes in Other, Medical Oncology, Hematology
200 Allen Memorial Drive; Suite 302-b
Bremen, GA
 

Dr. Sujatha Hariharan specializes in medical oncology and hematology (blood disorders) and practices in Douglasville, GA, Bremen, GA, and Austell, GA. Dr. Hariharan is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at St. George's University School of Medicine. She trained at Temple University Hospital for residency. Dr. Hariharan's hospital/clinic affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and WellStar Cobb 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.