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Dr. John David Sprandio Jr., MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
500 Evergreen Drive; Suite G4
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. John Sprandio sees patients in Newtown Square, PA, Broomall, PA, and Glen Mills, PA. His medical specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sprandio accepts. After attending Temple University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Pennsylvania Hospital. Dr. Sprandio has received professional recognition including the following: "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today; "Top Doctor" in Medical Oncology; and Philadelphia magazine. He is professionally affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Bone Problems, Chemotherapy, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Breast Cancer

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
500 Evergreen Drive; Suite G4
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Robert Roush practices adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology in Broomall, PA, Ridley Park, PA, and Newtown Square, PA. He is especially interested in chemotherapy and bone marrow biopsy. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Roush is a graduate of UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. His residency was performed at Graduate Hospital. Dr. Roush accepts several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. He has received the distinction of "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Roush's office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Biopsy, Chemotherapy, Lung Cancer, Melanoma

Dr. Rajesh Premanand Thirumaran, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
3855 West Chester Pike; Suite 100
Newtown Square, PA
 

Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran sees patients in Broomall, PA and Newtown Square, PA. His medical specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. His areas of expertise consist of cancer and blood disorders. Dr. Thirumaran accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He trained at Lankenau Medical Center for residency. Dr. Thirumaran has received the following distinctions: "Top Doctors" in Oncology, Main Line Today; Top Doc in Oncology: Mainline today; and Best Teaching Attending Physician, Lankenau Hospital : Peer reviewer of the Journal of SGIM. He is conversant in Tamil. He is professionally affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Blood Disorders, Cancer

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
500 Evergreen Drive; Suite G3
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. W. Keogh sees patients in Upland, PA, Ridley Park, PA, and Coatesville, PA. His medical specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. His clinical interests include bone marrow biopsy. He is affiliated with Associates in Hematology/Oncology, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Keogh takes. Dr. Keogh has an open panel. His education and training includes medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at Hahnemann University Hospital and Mercy Catholic Medical Center. He has received the following distinction: "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today.

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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, Medical Oncology
500 Evergreen Drive; Suite G3
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Raymond Vivacqua's specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He practices in Upland, PA, Glen Mills, PA, and Newtown Square, PA. Dr. Vivacqua graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. For his professional training, Dr. Vivacqua completed a residency program at Jefferson University Hospitals. He takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Vivacqua's distinctions include: "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. He welcomes 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
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA
 

Dr. Peter Ennis is a specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. These areas are among Dr. Ennis's clinical interests: lung cancer, colon cancer, and bone marrow biopsy. His professional affiliations include Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ennis takes. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Ennis obtained his medical school training at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and performed his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. He has received the following distinction: "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today.

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Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Biopsy, Colon Cancer, Lung Cancer, Thrombophilia

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA
 

Dr. Stephen Shore's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. His areas of expertise consist of cancer and blood disorders. Dr. Shore is professionally affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Before performing his residency at UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion, Dr. Shore attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Shore accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received distinctions including American College of Physicians, Elected to Fellowship and "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Biopsy, Blood Disorders, Chemotherapy, Cancer

Dr. David Rose Jr., MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
3855 West Chester Pike; Suite 100
Newtown Square, PA
 

Dr. David Rose specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery) and practices in Bryn Mawr, PA and Newtown Square, PA. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. His clinical interests include breast surgery, breast cancer, and hernia surgery. Dr. Rose takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He obtained his medical school training at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Rose's distinctions include: Philadelphia Magazine - TOP DOCTOR; President, Bryn Mawr Hospital Medical Staff; and Philadelphia Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Breast Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal, Minimally Invasive Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
300 Evergreen Drive; Suite 170
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Joel Noumoff, who practices in Chester, PA, Upland, PA, and Broomall, PA, is a medical specialist in gynecologic oncology. His areas of expertise include chemotherapy and surgical procedures. United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Aetna HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Noumoff takes. After attending New York University (NYU) School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Bellevue Hospital Center. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Noumoff has received include "Top Doctors" in Obstetrics & Gynecology, Main Line Today; "Top Doctors" in Gynecologic Oncology; and Philadelphia magazine. He is professionally affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System.

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Clinical interests: Surgical Procedures, Chemotherapy

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Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA
 

Dr. Nabila Chowdhury's specialties are adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders). Her clinical interests include breast cancer. Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Chowdhury accepts. Her education and training includes medical school at Dhaka Medical College and residency at Michael Reese Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. In addition to English, Dr. Chowdhury (or staff) speaks Hindi. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Chowdhury welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Breast Cancer

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
500 Evergreen Drive; Suite G3
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Michael Soojian's specialties are adult hematology and adult oncology. He practices in Upland, PA, Ridley Park, PA, and Springfield, PA. Dr. Soojian's clinical interests encompass hospice (end-of-life care). He honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He graduated from Dartmouth Medical School and then he performed his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. Dr. Soojian has received the following distinction: "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today. His 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

Dr. Michael James Walker, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Thoracic Surgery
1098 W. Baltimore Pike; Riddle Hospital Health Center 3, Suite 3
Media, PA
 

Dr. Michael Walker is a medical specialist in surgical oncology (cancer surgery) and thoracic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: minimally invasive procedures and esophagectomy. He is professionally affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Walker takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Walker's office for an appointment. He studied medicine at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. For his residency, Dr. Walker trained at Jefferson University Hospitals. He has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors; TOP DOCTOR - Thoracic Surgery U.S. News & World Report; and TOP DOCTOR - Thoracic Surgery Philadelphia Magazine2008.

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Clinical interests: Mediastinal Disease, Esophagus Problems, Esophagectomy, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. Mylene Sy Go, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
500 Evergreen Drive; Suite G3
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Mylene Go sees patients in Upland, PA, Glen Mills, PA, and Coatesville, PA. Her medical specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. She takes Coventry, Coventry Bronze, and Coventry Silver, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Go's education and training includes medical school at the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery and residency at Abington Memorial Hospital. In addition to English, Dr. Go (or staff) speaks Filipino and Chinese. She is professionally affiliated with Associates in Hematology/Oncology, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Go has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Ovarian Cancer, Cancer Prevention, Colon Cancer, Leukemia, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jessie W Dinome, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1078 West Baltimore Pike; Riddle Health Center 1, Suite 2
Media, PA
 

Dr. Jessie Dinome is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. These areas are among her clinical interests: bladder cancer, esophageal cancer, and blood cancers. Dr. Dinome honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Riddle Hospital. She is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Bladder Cancer, Blood Cancers, Brachytherapy, Vaginal Cancer, Vulvar Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Bone ... (Read more)

Dr. Erik David Assarsson, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
3855 West Chester Pike; Mlh Center In Newtown Square, Suite 100
Newtown Square, PA
 

Dr. Erik Assarsson works as a radiation oncologist. He is affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Assarsson accepts several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. He welcomes new patients. He studied medicine at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. His training includes a residency program at Cooper University Hospital.

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Dr. Brian Stanley Wojciechowski, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
500 Evergreen Drive
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Brian Wojciechowski's specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He practices in Ridley Park, PA, Upland, PA, and Glen Mills, PA. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Riddle Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Wojciechowski's practice is open to new patients. His education and training includes medical school at Temple University School of Medicine and residency at Lankenau Medical Center.

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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.