- 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.
We found 3 oncologists who accept Private Healthcare Systems near Cypress, TX.
Dr. Krishna Pachipala's medical specialty is adult hematology and adult oncology. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Pachipala obtained his medical school training at Kurnool Medical College and performed his residency at Geisinger Medical Center. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Pachipala's hospital/clinic affiliations include Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, and Houston Northwest Medical Center.
Dr. Charles Yen is a hematologist and adult oncologist. His areas of clinical interest consist of lung cancer, breast cancer, and colon problems. He is professionally affiliated with Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, and Houston Northwest Medical Center. Dr. Yen 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. After attending the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, and the University of Texas Medical School at Houston for medical school, Dr. Yen completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Yen (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and French.
Clinical interests: Lung Cancer, Colon Problems, Blood Disorders, Breast Cancer
Dr. Karl King's specialty is radiation oncology. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. Dr. King studied medicine at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. He speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin and Cantonese. He is professionally affiliated with Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital.