We found 10 oncologists who accept Medicare near Normal, IL.

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Dr. Bhanu K V V S Vakkalanka, MD
Specializes in Oncology, Internal Medicine
407 E. Vernon Avenue
Normal, IL
 

Dr. Bhanu Vakkalanka is a physician who specializes in oncology (cancer care). He is conversant in Telugu. He is affiliated with OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. Dr. Vakkalanka attended Rangaraya Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at MetroHealth Medical Center. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. John Joseph Migas, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
407 E. Vernon Avenue
Normal, IL
 

Dr. John Migas' specialties are adult hematology and adult oncology. He obtained his medical school training at Rush Medical College and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota. Dr. Migas is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He is professionally affiliated with OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
407 E. Vernon Avenue; Primary Office
Normal, IL
 

Dr. Candace Correa works as a radiation oncologist. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan, Dr. Correa attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Correa accepts the following insurance: Medicaid and Medicare. She speaks Spanish. Her professional affiliations include OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

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Dr. Hwan Gon Jeong, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
407 E. Vernon Avenue
Normal, IL
 

Dr. Hwan Jeong's areas of specialization are adult hematology and adult oncology; he sees patients in Normal, IL and Pontiac, IL. Dr. Jeong graduated from Kyungpook National University School of Medicine. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. His hospital/clinic affiliations include OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1505 Eastland Drive; Suite Ll1400
Bloomington, IL
 

Dr. Patrick Gomez practices adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Gomez is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He studied medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. He is affiliated with OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

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Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
407 E. Vernon Avenue; Suite 104
Normal, IL
 

Dr. Sanda Morar is an adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders) specialist in Normal, IL. She studied medicine at Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy. Dr. Morar is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. Her professional affiliations include OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
407 E. Vernon Avenue
Normal, IL
 

Dr. Shermian Woodhouse is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Woodhouse honors. Before completing her residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, Dr. Woodhouse attended medical school at Howard University College of Medicine. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

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Dr. Pramern Sriratana, MD
Specializes in Oncology, Other, Hematology
407 E. Vernon Avenue
Normal, IL
 

Dr. Pramern Sriratana is an oncology (cancer care) and hematology (blood disorders) specialist in Normal, IL and Pontiac, IL. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Sriratana is professionally affiliated with OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

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Dr. Pankaj Kumar, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1505 Eastland Drive; Suite Ll1400
Bloomington, IL
 

Dr. Pankaj Kumar practices adult hematology and adult oncology in Peoria, IL and Bloomington, IL. He graduated from St. John's Medical College. Dr. Kumar is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, and OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
407 E. Vernon Avenue
Normal, IL
 

Dr. Patrick Fernandes sees patients in Normal, IL. His medical specialty is radiation oncology. Dr. Fernandes's hospital/clinic affiliations include OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. He graduated from St. John's Medical College. For his residency, Dr. Fernandes trained at Ohio State University Medical Center. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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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.
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