We found 5 radiologists who accept Valley Health Plan near Spartanburg, SC.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
449 Lucerne Drive
Spartanburg, SC
 

Dr. Raymond Hsu's medical specialty is diagnostic radiology. He is professionally affiliated with Frederick Memorial Hospital, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, and Centegra Health System. Dr. Hsu's education and training includes medical school at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Valley Health Plan, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
449 Lucerne Drive
Spartanburg, SC
 

Dr. Stefan Hura's medical specialty is diagnostic radiology. Dr. Hura's hospital/clinic affiliations include Frederick Memorial Hospital, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, and Centegra Health System. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Valley Health Plan, and Blue Shield. After attending the University of Virginia School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Stanford Hospital & Clinics.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
449 Lucerne Drive
Spartanburg, SC
 

Dr. Howard Harvin's area of specialization is diagnostic radiology. Dr. Harvin's hospital/clinic affiliations include Centegra Health System and VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS). He attended Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology. Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Harvin honors.

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Specializes in Diagnostic Radiology
449 Lucerne Drive; Primary Office
Spartanburg, SC
 

Dr. Wilson Chang's area of specialization is diagnostic radiology. Dr. Chang is affiliated with Frederick Memorial Hospital, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, and OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Valley Health Plan, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Radiology
449 Lucerne Drive
Spartanburg, SC
 

Dr. Margaret Lin is a physician who specializes in radiology (X-ray and medical imaging). She is in-network for Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Lin is affiliated with OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS), and OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center.

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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.