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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
213 Reeceville Road
Coatesville, PA
 

Dr. Raymond Vivacqua's medical specialty is adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Dr. Vivacqua honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. He has received the following distinctions: "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today and Philadelphia Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include Associates in Hematology/Oncology, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Vivacqua is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Biopsy, Cancer Prevention, Colon Problems, Sarcoma, Bone Problems, Liver Disease, Lung Problems, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
213 Reeceville Road
Coatesville, PA
 

Dr. W. Keogh's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology; he sees patients in Upland, PA, Ridley Park, PA, and Coatesville, PA. After attending Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at Hahnemann University Hospital and Mercy Catholic Medical Center. Clinical interests for Dr. Keogh include bone marrow biopsy. Dr. Keogh takes Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today. Dr. Keogh's professional affiliations include Associates in Hematology/Oncology, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Biopsy, Colon Problems, Liver Disease, Leukemia, Stem Cell Transplant, Lung Cancer, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
213 Reeceville Road
Coatesville, PA
 

Dr. Michael Soojian practices adult hematology and adult oncology in Upland, PA, Ridley Park, PA, and Springfield, PA. Dr. Soojian graduated from Dartmouth Medical School and then he performed his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. He has a special interest in hospice (end-of-life care). He is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today. Dr. Soojian's professional affiliations include Associates in Hematology/Oncology, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Blood Disorders, Cancer, Hospice

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
213 Reeceville Road
Coatesville, PA
 

Dr. Arezoo Ghaneie is a specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. She works in Upland, PA, Glen Mills, PA, and Coatesville, PA. Dr. Ghaneie speaks German. In her practice, Dr. Ghaneie focuses on blood disorders. Her professional affiliations include Associates in Hematology/Oncology, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. After attending the University of Düsseldorf Faculty of Medicine for medical school, she completed her residency training at The Reading Hospital and Medical Center. She accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Ghaneie has received professional recognition including the following: "Top Doctors" in Oncology, Main Line Today. Dr. Ghaneie is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Blood Disorders

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
213 Reeceville Road
Coatesville, PA
 

Dr. Nirmala Nathan, who practices in Upland, PA, Glen Mills, PA, and Coatesville, PA, is a medical specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Nathan honors. Before performing her residency at Lankenau Medical Center, Dr. Nathan attended Madras Medical College for medical school. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Associates in Hematology/Oncology and Riddle Hospital. She welcomes new patients.

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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.