- 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.
We found 6 oncologists who accept United Healthcare near Columbia, MD.
Dr. Young Lee is a hematologist, adult oncologist, and medical oncologist. After completing medical school at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro Faculty of Medicine, she performed her residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. In Dr. Lee's practice, she is particularly interested in cancer and blood disorders. She honors MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Her distinctions include: Washington, DC-Baltimore-Northern Virginia Super Doctors and Washington, DC/Baltimore/Northern Virginia Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Lee (or staff) speaks Korean, Spanish, and Portuguese. She is professionally affiliated with MedStar Health, Howard County General Hospital, and Anne Arundel Medical Center. She is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Blood Disorders, Cancer
Dr. Frank Frassica is an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon and orthopedic oncologist in Pasadena, MD, Baltimore, MD, and Ellicott City, MD. Dr. Frassica obtained his medical school training at Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine and performed his residency at Mayo Clinic. He has a special interest in musculoskeletal problems. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. He has received distinctions including Herbert Ivy Valedictorian Award; Medical University of South Carolina; and Upjohn Award for Academic Excellence. Dr. Frassica is professionally affiliated with MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center. His practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Musculoskeletal Problems
Dr. Adeel Kaiser's specialty is radiation oncology. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and United Healthcare Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kaiser accepts. He attended medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Kaiser's medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. He is professionally affiliated with Howard County General Hospital.
Dr. Elmer Huerta's medical specialty is public health & general preventive medicine, adult hematology, and adult oncology. He has a special interest in preventive care and smoking cessation. Dr. Huerta is professionally affiliated with MedStar Health. He accepts MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients. After completing medical school at National University of San Marcos, he performed his residency at National Cancer Institute. In addition to English, Dr. Huerta speaks Spanish.
Clinical interests: Preventive Care, Smoking Cessation
Dr. Huseyin Aydin's specialty is surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Dr. Aydin is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He graduated from Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine.
Dr. Courtney Bui's specialty is radiation oncology. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Bui attended medical school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. She is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and United Healthcare POS, in addition to other insurance carriers.