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We found 5 radiologists who accept Aetna Leap Basic near Pottstown, PA.

Dr. Suman Tiwari, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1611 Medical Drive
Pottstown, PA
 

Dr. Suman Tiwari practices radiation oncology in Pottstown, PA and Ephrata, PA. Dr. Tiwari takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. Dr. Tiwari obtained Dr. Tiwari's medical school training at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and performed Dr. Tiwari's residency at Cooper University Hospital and Fox Chase Cancer Center. Dr. Tiwari (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Hindi. Dr. Tiwari is professionally affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital, Phoenixville Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Tiwari's practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Michael John Lambo, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1611 Medical Drive
Pottstown, PA
 

Dr. Michael Lambo works as a radiation oncologist in Pottstown, PA, Phoenixville, PA, and Ephrata, PA. He honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Lambo trained at Caritas Carney Hospital and Hahnemann University Hospital for residency. He is affiliated with Ephrata Community Hospital, Phoenixville Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. John Patrick Lamond, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1611 Medical Drive
Pottstown, PA
 

Dr. John Lamond's medical specialty is radiation oncology. He graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Lamond honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He has received the following distinction: "Top Doctors" in Oncology, Main Line Today. His professional affiliations include Phoenixville Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System.

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Clinical interests: Brachytherapy

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Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Nuclear Radiology
1600 E High Street; Radiology Department
Pottstown, PA
 

Dr. Brian Solomon's medical specialty is vascular & interventional radiology, neuroradiology, and diagnostic radiology. He is professionally affiliated with WellSpan Health. Dr. Solomon attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
Montgomery Radiology Associate; Pottstown Memorial Medical Cen
Pottstown, PA
 

Dr. Marina Liem practices diagnostic radiology. She studied medicine at Boston University School of Medicine. She is in-network for Aetna, Aetna Bronze, Aetna HSA, and more.

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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.