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We found 12 oncologists who accept Humana Gold 2250/HMO Premier near Newnan, GA.

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Dr. Lawrence N Gynther, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
15 Cavender Street
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Lawrence Gynther specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended medical school at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. Dr. Gynther trained at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Georgia for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Emory Healthcare and West Georgia Health.

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Dr. Krishna J Goli, MD
Specializes in Neuro-Oncology
Piedmont Physicians; 1741-g Newnan Crossing East
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Krishna Goli's specialty is neuro-oncology. She is rated highly by her patients. Dr. Goli honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. She is a graduate of the University of Mississippi School of Medicine and Andhra Medical College.

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Dr. Vasileios John Assikis, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
128 Millard Farmer Ind Boulevard
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Vasileios Assikis is an adult hematology and adult oncology specialist in Newnan, GA, Atlanta, GA, and Fayetteville, GA. Dr. Assikis's average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He graduated from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Medical School.

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Dr. Eric Dean Mininberg, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
775 Poplar Road; Suite 310
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Eric Mininberg is a specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. He works in Atlanta, GA, Fayetteville, GA, and Newnan, GA. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Mininberg takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended medical school at the University of Virginia School of Medicine.

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Dr. Jonathan Christopher Bender, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
775 Poplar Road; Suite 310
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Jonathan Bender is an adult hematologist and adult oncologist in Fayetteville, GA, Atlanta, GA, and Newnan, GA. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bender is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Atlanta Super Doctors.

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Dr. Gregory Blase Franz, MD
Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
775 Poplar Road; Suite 310
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Gregory Franz is a Newnan, GA physician who specializes in adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders). Dr. Franz is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.

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Dr. Trevor M Feinstein, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
775 Poplar Road; Suite 310
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Trevor Feinstein practices adult hematology and adult oncology in Fayetteville, GA, Atlanta, GA, and Newnan, GA. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Feinstein takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Heather Grace Gatcombe, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
211 Millard C. Farmer Industrial Boulevard
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Heather Gatcombe specializes in radiation oncology. After completing medical school at Emory University School of Medicine and the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Dr. Gatcombe performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Emory University. She honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. She is professionally affiliated with WellStar Cobb Hospital and WellStar Douglas Hospital.

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Dr. Wiley Perry Iii Ballard III, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
775 Poplar Road; Suite 310
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. W. Ballard is a medical specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Ballard is rated highly by his patients. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Atlanta Super Doctors.

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Dr. Ha Nguyen Tran, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
775 Poplar Road; Suite 310
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Ha Tran's areas of specialization are adult hematology and adult oncology. She has a special interest in brain tumor. Her average rating from her patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Tran honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Clinical interests: Brain Tumor

Dr. Charles Arthur Henderson, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
775 Poplar Road; Suite 310
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Charles Henderson is a specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Henderson honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Dr. Diana Alma Santiago, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
211 Millard C. Farmer Industrial Boulevard
Newnan, GA
 

Dr. Diana Santiago works as a radiation oncologist. She is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by her patients. Dr. Santiago takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine.

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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.