We found 13 oncologists who accept Humana Gold HMO near Corpus Christi, TX.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1415 Santa Fe; Suite C
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Emile Salloum is a Corpus Christi, TX physician who specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. His average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Salloum is a graduate of Saint Joseph University of Beirut. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Other
1205 South 19th Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Jim Hsiang's medical specialty is radiation oncology. Dr. Hsiang graduated from the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
3533 S. Alameda
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. M. Johnson is a pediatric hematologist and pediatric oncologist in Corpus Christi, TX. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. She studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Johnson takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Choice, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare EPO.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1415 Santa Fe Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Kimberly Stewart's area of specialization is radiation oncology. She graduated from Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Stewart is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1205 S. 19th Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Mohammad Ghraowi's medical specialty is adult hematology and adult oncology. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Ghraowi graduated from the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1415 Santa Fe, Suite C; Po Box 3069
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Yvonne Manalo is an adult hematologist, oncologist, and medical oncologist. Dr. Manalo is a graduate of Cebu Institute of Medicine. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1415 Santa Fe; Suite C
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Alfonso Villamil's specialties are adult hematology and adult oncology. He studied medicine at Pontifical Xavierian University Faculty of Medicine. He has received a 2.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Villamil accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
712 Booty Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Ester Pollard is an adult hematologist and oncologist in Corpus Christi, TX. The average patient rating for Dr. Pollard is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Pollard takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
1415 Santa Fe; Suite C
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Ajay Sehgal is an adult hematology and adult oncology specialist in Corpus Christi, TX. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sehgal accepts. Dr. Sehgal attended medical school at Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine.

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Specializes in Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
3533 S. Alameda Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Darryl Longee specializes in pediatric hematology and pediatric oncology. Dr. Longee takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine.

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Specializes in Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1415 Santa Fe Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Shantan Reddy's specialties are hospice and palliative medicine (end-of-life care and serious illness), adult oncology, and medical oncology. He practices in Corpus Christi, TX. Dr. Reddy honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
3533 S Alameda Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Nkechi Mba practices pediatric hematology and pediatric oncology in Corpus Christi, TX. Dr. Mba is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
3533 S Alameda Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Jose Esquilin is a medical specialist in pediatric hematology and pediatric oncology. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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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.
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