We found 4 oncologists who accept Humana Gold near Dallas, TX.

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Dr. Lucien Alexander Nedzi, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1935 Medical District Drive
Dallas, TX

Dr. Lucien Nedzi specializes in radiation oncology and practices in Dallas, TX. Dr. Nedzi is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and performed his residency at Harvard Radiation Oncology Program. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Children's Health (Texas) and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

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Dr. Cristyn Nicole Branstetter, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology
1935 Medical District Drive
Dallas, TX

Dr. Cristyn Branstetter is a pediatric hematologist and pediatric oncologist in Dallas, TX and Plano, TX. She is professionally affiliated with Children's Health (Texas) and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center. After attending the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine for medical school, she completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Branstetter accepts. Dr. Branstetter has received the following distinctions: Early Career Travel Stipend Award American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology; Physician Scientist Training Program Fellowship award St. Jude Children's Research Hospital; and Top Abstract St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Clinical Fellow Research Symposium.

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Dr. Micah Matthew Burch, MD
Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
3410 Worth Street; Suite 400
Dallas, TX

Dr. Micah Burch practices adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders) in Dallas, TX. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. Dr. Burch has received the distinction of Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Burch's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Oncology.

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Dr. Alan M Miller, PhD, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
3410 Worth Street; Suite 400
Dallas, TX

Dr. Alan Miller is a physician who specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Dr. Miller honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He is affiliated with Texas Oncology.

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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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