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We found 5 radiologists who accept Humana HMO near Xenia, OH.

Dr. Wagih Mossad Shehata, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1141 N. Monroe Drive
Xenia, OH
 

Dr. Wagih Shehata practices radiation oncology. Dr. Shehata speaks Arabic. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Dearborn County Hospital and Kettering Health Network. After completing medical school at Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine, he performed his residency at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and a hospital affiliated with Cairo University. Humana HMO, AARP, and Humana Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Shehata honors. He has received distinctions including FFR Fellow Royal College of Radiologists and Radiation Oncology England.. Unfortunately, he is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Dr. E. Ronald Ronald. Hale, MPH, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1141 N. Monroe Drive
Xenia, OH
 

Dr. E. Hale is a specialist in radiation oncology. Dr. Hale attended medical school at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Hale include cancer. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hale honors. He is affiliated with Kettering Health Network and Miami Valley Hospital. He is closed to new patients at this time.

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Clinical interests: Cancer

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1141 North Monroe Drive
Xenia, OH
 

Dr. Louis Keiler, who practices in Kettering, OH, Xenia, OH, and Cleveland, OH, is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. Dr. Keiler is professionally affiliated with Kettering Health Network.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1141 North Monroe Drive
Xenia, OH
 

Dr. Douglas Einstein is a specialist in radiation oncology. He works in Englewood, OH, Kettering, OH, and Xenia, OH. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Einstein is a graduate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. Dr. Einstein (or staff) speaks Sign Language, Spanish, and Russian. He is affiliated with Kettering Health Network.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1141 N Monroe Drive; Radiation Oncology Department
Xenia, OH
 

Dr. Stella Ling practices radiation oncology in Xenia, OH. Dr. Ling is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine.

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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.