We found 4 oncologists who accept Humana Bronze HMO near Princeton, MN.

Showing 1-4 of 4
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.
Dr. Deanna G.K. Koon Teoh, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
919 Northland Drive
Princeton, MN
 

Dr. Deanna Teoh's medical specialty is gynecologic oncology. Clinical interests for Dr. Teoh include minimally invasive surgery, ovarian cancer, and cervical cancer. Dr. Teoh's hospital/clinic affiliations include Park Nicollet Clinic - Meadowbrook, Fairview Ridges Hospital, and Fairview Southdale Hospital. She attended Medical College of Wisconsin for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) for residency. Dr. Teoh accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. She has received distinctions including Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Top Doctors Rising Stars 2016 Edition; Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Top Doctors Rising Stars 2015 Edition; and "Best Doctors for Women.

Read more

Clinical interests: Clinical Trials, Vaginal Cancer, Vulvar Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer, Minimally ... (Read more)

Dr. Peter Alexander Argenta, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
919 Northland Drive
Princeton, MN
 

Dr. Peter Argenta is a gynecologic oncologist in Nw Andover, MN, Ne Blaine, MN, and North Brooklyn Park, MN. He studied medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Argenta's training includes a residency program at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His areas of expertise include the following: ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, and vaginal cancer. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Argenta has received include Mpls.St.Paul Super Doctors; Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor"; and Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Top Doctors. He is affiliated with Fairview Ridges Hospital, Fairview Lakes Medical Center, and Fairview Southdale Hospital.

Read more

Clinical interests: Vaginal Cancer, Vulvar Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer, Laparoscopic Surgery, Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. Boris Jan Nils Winterhoff, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
919 Northland Drive
Princeton, MN
 

Dr. Boris Winterhoff practices gynecologic oncology in Maple Grove, MN, Minneapolis, MN, and Nw Andover, MN. Clinical interests for Dr. Winterhoff include ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, and vaginal cancer. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Winterhoff takes. After attending Christian-Albrecht’s-University of Kiel Faculty of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at Mayo Clinic. He has received the following distinctions: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Top Doctors Rising Stars 2015 Edition; Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor - Rising Star"; and Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Top Doctors Rising Stars 2016 Edition. He speaks German. Dr. Winterhoff is professionally affiliated with Fairview Northland Medical Center, Fairview Ridges Hospital, and Fairview Lakes Medical Center.

Read more

Clinical interests: Vaginal Cancer, Vulvar Cancer, Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Uterine ... (Read more)

Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
919 Northland Drive
Princeton, MN
 

Dr. Rahel Ghebre works as a gynecologic oncologist. Dr. Ghebre is affiliated with Park Nicollet Clinic - Meadowbrook, the University of Minnesota Health (M Health), and Regions Hospital. She is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. She graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota. She has received the following distinction: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Top Doctors.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Foreign Language

Research

Online Communication

Practice Affiliation

Time Commitments

Medical School

Residency

Years Since Graduation

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.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.