- 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 specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology and practices in Shenandoah, TX, Cypress, TX, and Houston, TX. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Kurnool Medical College for medical school, he completed his residency training at Geisinger Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Pachipala speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, and Houston Northwest Medical Center.
Dr. Charles Yen specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. Clinical interests for Dr. Yen include lung cancer, breast cancer, and colon problems. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Yen attended 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 and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine for residency. Dr. Yen (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and French. He is professionally affiliated with Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, and Houston Northwest Medical Center.
Clinical interests: Lung Cancer, Colon Problems, Blood Disorders, Breast Cancer
Dr. Karl King's area of specialization is radiation oncology. He is professionally affiliated with Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital. Dr. King honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. Dr. King speaks Mandarin and Cantonese.