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We found 7 radiologists who accept Humana HMO Open Access Copay 50/5000 near Lawrenceville, GA.

Dr. Mark William McCord, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
698 Duluth Highway
Lawrenceville, GA
 

Dr. Mark McCord's medical specialty is radiation oncology. Dr. McCord is a graduate of Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia. His training includes residency programs at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky and a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Emory Johns Creek Hospital, WellStar, and Atlanta Oncology Associates.

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Dr. Gary Bouldin Stillwagon, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
698 Duluth Highway; Suite 100
Lawrenceville, GA
 

Dr. Gary Stillwagon is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Stillwagon honors. He attended medical school at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University for residency. He has received the distinction of Atlanta Super Doctors. He is affiliated with WellStar, Atlanta Oncology Associates, and Atlanta Medical Center.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
311 Philip Boulevard
Lawrenceville, GA
 

Dr. Kelly Drake is a radiation oncology specialist. He takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare Bronze. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Dr. Drake attended Emory University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
311 Philip Boulevard
Lawrenceville, GA
 

Dr. Philip Shrake's specialty is radiation oncology. Dr. Shrake studied medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
1770 Presidential Circle; Department of Radiation Oncology
Snellville, GA
 

Dr. Tracy McElveen works as a radiation oncologist in Decatur, GA and Snellville, GA. She is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. She studied medicine at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine.

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Dr. John Gargus, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
311 Philip Boulevard
Lawrenceville, GA
 

Dr. John Gargus is a physician who specializes in radiation oncology. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Gargus honors. He studied medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
311 Philip Boulevard
Lawrenceville, GA
 

Dr. Leela Maxa's medical specialty is radiation oncology. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Maxa graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine.

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What is Radiology?

Radiologists are physicians who work with diagnostic imaging, such as x-rays and CT scans, or treatments that involve radiation. At first glance, these two fields may not seem related. However, many modern imaging techniques involve the use of radiation. There are also several different types of radiologist, including those that specialize in images and those that provide radiation treatment.

Diagnostic radiologists use medical imaging for diagnosing disease. Imaging procedures (such as x-rays, ultrasounds, and MRIs) use energy in the form of sound or radiation to create pictures of internal organs and structures.

Interventional radiologists use imaging for guiding certain minimally invasive medical procedures. A good example of this is the use of x-ray to guide catheters during angioplasty and the placement of stents in narrowed arteries.

Nuclear radiology involves the use of radioactive medication to diagnose or treat disease. Nuclear radiologists use medication that contains very small, safe amounts of radioactive material that can be detected by special machines. This allows them to gather information about how well the body is working. They can also use radioactive medications to treat certain illnesses, such as an overactive thyroid.

Radiation therapy or radiation oncology is the branch of radiology which uses radiation to treat cancer. The radiation is given at a higher dose, but it is very specifically targeted so that it only affects cancer cells.

Radiation, whether used in imaging or for treatment, is a powerful tool. Radiologists have the training and knowledge to use it safely.