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We found 6 surgical oncologists who accept Humana Gold 2250/HMO Premier near Cincinnati, OH.

Dr. Elizabeth A Shaughnessy, PhD, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology
234 Goodman Street; Barrett Center, Ml 0772
Cincinnati, OH
 

Dr. Elizabeth Shaughnessy is a cancer surgeon in Cincinnati, OH. Her areas of expertise include cancer surgery and breast cancer. Dr. Shaughnessy's professional affiliations include The Christ Hospital Health Network and the University of Cincinnati (UC) Health. She attended the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago for residency. She is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Cancer Surgery, Breast Biopsy, Breast Issues, Cancer, Minimally Invasive Procedures, Breast Cancer

Dr. Jaime Dawn Lewis, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology
234 Goodman Street
Cincinnati, OH
 

Dr. Jaime Lewis works as a cancer surgeon in Cincinnati, OH and West Chester, OH. Her areas of expertise consist of breast cancer surgery and breast cancer. She is affiliated with the University of Cincinnati (UC) Health. Dr. Lewis is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Lewis graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. For her professional training, Dr. Lewis completed a residency program at the University Hospital, Cincinnati.

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Clinical interests: Cancer Surgery, Breast Issues, Breast Cancer Surgery, Cancer, Breast Cancer

Dr. Hilary Michele Shapiro-Wright, DO
Specializes in Surgical Oncology
4700 East Galbraith Road; Suite 102
Cincinnati, OH
 

Dr. Hilary Shapiro-Wright works as a surgical oncologist. She has indicated that her clinical interests include breast surgery. She is professionally affiliated with The Jewish Hospital and Fairfield Hospital. Dr. Shapiro-Wright is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Shapiro-Wright is a graduate of Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. She trained at Botsford Hospital for residency.

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Clinical interests: Breast Surgery

Dr. Jennifer Bryna Katz Manders, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology
4440 Red Bank Road; Suite 200
Cincinnati, OH
 

Dr. Jennifer Manders is a specialist in surgical oncology (cancer surgery). She is professionally affiliated with The Christ Hospital Health Network. Dr. Manders accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing her residency at Rush University Medical Center, Dr. Manders attended medical school at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School.

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Specializes in Surgical Oncology
4750 E Galbraith Road; Suite 206
Cincinnati, OH
 

Dr. Shyam Allamaneni practices surgical oncology (cancer surgery) in Cincinnati, OH. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Specializes in Surgical Oncology
379 Dixmyth Avenue
Cincinnati, OH
 

Dr. Erik Dunki-Jacobs' area of specialization is surgical oncology (cancer surgery). He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Dunki-Jacobs studied medicine at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

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What is Surgical Oncology?

Surgical oncology is the use of surgery to diagnose or treat cancer, or to manage the symptoms of cancer. The Egyptians pioneered the treatment of cancer using surgery, removing breast tumors as early as the seventh century. These days, surgical oncology is much more complex and effective. Most cancer treatments involve surgery, and in some cases it is the only treatment needed.

Surgical oncologists work together with medical oncologists and radiation oncologists to provide care for cancer patients. Along with medical oncologists, surgical oncologists tend to be the primary providers of cancer treatment. Almost every cancer patient will have a medical or surgical oncologist who is in charge of managing their treatment and making decisions about their care.

The specialized knowledge of a surgical oncologist is less about surgical techniques (which may be very similar to techniques used by a general surgeon) and more about an understanding of cancer itself. Surgical oncologists have an advanced knowledge of how cancer presents and changes, and they know the best way to use surgery to treat cancer.

Surgical oncology is a rapidly advancing specialty, and many new techniques and procedures have been developed in recent years, including minimally invasive surgery and robotic surgery. A surgical oncologist is able to safely wield these complicated techniques to remove tumors from the body.