- 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 5 oncologists who accept United Healthcare Compass HMO near Sewell, NJ.
Dr. Ari Brooks is a medical specialist in surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Areas of expertise for Dr. Brooks include rectal cancer, swollen lymph nodes (lymphadenopathy), and colon cancer. The average patient rating for Dr. Brooks is 2.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Brooks is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Brooks trained at NYU Langone Medical Center, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and Bellevue Hospital Center. His distinctions include: Philadelphia Super Doctors; Recognized by America's Top Doctors; and Recognized by Philadelphia Magazine 's annual Top Docs issues 2015,2016. Dr. Brooks is conversant in Hebrew. He is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.
Clinical interests: Breast-Conserving Surgery, Lumpectomy, Gallbladder Cancer, Hyperparathyroidism, Liver Cancer, Bile ... (Read more)
Dr. Andres Ferber practices adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology in Voorhees, NJ, Sewell, NJ, and Camden, NJ. He has a special interest in chemotherapy. United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ferber accepts. His residency was performed at Jefferson University Hospitals. Dr. Ferber (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, French, and Portuguese. His professional affiliations include Cooper University Physicians and Virtua Marlton Hospital.
Clinical interests: Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Leukemia, Chemotherapy, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma
Dr. Tamara Lacouture is a radiation oncologist. Clinical interests for Dr. Lacouture include bladder cancer, leiomyosarcoma, and thyroid cancer. Dr. Lacouture is affiliated with Kennedy Health System and Virtua Marlton Hospital. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Her education and training includes medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and residency at Cooper University Hospital.
Clinical interests: Prostate Problems, Leiomyosarcoma, Liver Tumor, Vulvar Cancer, Rectal Problems, Gynecologic Cancer, ... (Read more)
Dr. Robert Krisch is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. After completing medical school at Temple University School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. Dr. Krisch is affiliated with Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital, Drexel Medicine, and Mercy Philadelphia Hospital.
Dr. Carolyn Horowitz is a radiation oncology specialist in Sewell, NJ. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate. She graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and then she performed her residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. Dr. Horowitz is affiliated with Kennedy Health System.