We found 5 radiologists who accept United Healthcare Gold near Buffalo, NY.

Specializes in Pediatric Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
219 Bryant Street
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. Vaseem Iqbal is a pediatric radiologist and diagnostic radiologist. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Children's Hospital Colorado, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Kaleida Health. Dr. Iqbal accepts several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. He is accepting new patients. Dr. Iqbal attended the University of Washington School of Medicine and Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology for residency.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
222 Genesee Street
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman is a diagnostic radiologist in Orchard Park, NY and Buffalo, NY. He accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and United Healthcare POS, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Lieberman attended SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital, Medina Memorial Hospital, and Sisters of Charity Hospital - St Joseph Campus.

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Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology
3 Gates Circle
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. Jamil Sarfraz's medical specialty is vascular & interventional radiology, nuclear medicine, and diagnostic radiology. He accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, United Healthcare POS, and more. Dr. Sarfraz graduated from the University of the Punjab and King Edward Medical University. He speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Degraff Memorial Hospital and Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Roswell Park Cancer Institute; Elm & Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. Prasanna Kumar's medical specialty is diagnostic radiology. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, United Healthcare HSA, and more. Dr. Kumar attended medical school at Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
3495 Bailey Avenue
Buffalo, NY
 

Dr. Michelle Ding is a Buffalo, NY physician who specializes in diagnostic radiology. She graduated from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Ding is in-network for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate. She is professionally affiliated with VA Western New York Healthcare System.

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What is Radiology?

Radiologists are physicians who work with diagnostic imaging, such as x-rays and CT scans, or treatments that involve radiation. At first glance, these two fields may not seem related. However, many modern imaging techniques involve the use of radiation. There are also several different types of radiologist, including those that specialize in images and those that provide radiation treatment.

Diagnostic radiologists use medical imaging for diagnosing disease. Imaging procedures (such as x-rays, ultrasounds, and MRIs) use energy in the form of sound or radiation to create pictures of internal organs and structures.

Interventional radiologists use imaging for guiding certain minimally invasive medical procedures. A good example of this is the use of x-ray to guide catheters during angioplasty and the placement of stents in narrowed arteries.

Nuclear radiology involves the use of radioactive medication to diagnose or treat disease. Nuclear radiologists use medication that contains very small, safe amounts of radioactive material that can be detected by special machines. This allows them to gather information about how well the body is working. They can also use radioactive medications to treat certain illnesses, such as an overactive thyroid.

Radiation therapy or radiation oncology is the branch of radiology which uses radiation to treat cancer. The radiation is given at a higher dose, but it is very specifically targeted so that it only affects cancer cells.

Radiation, whether used in imaging or for treatment, is a powerful tool. Radiologists have the training and knowledge to use it safely.
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