We found 88 surgical oncologists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze near Houston, TX.

Dr. Yun Shin Segraves, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Yun Chun works as a surgical oncologist. Dr. Chun is professionally affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna HSA, Blue Choice, and more. She is a graduate of New York Medical College and a graduate of Mayo Clinic's residency program. She has received distinctions including Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation, New York Medical College; Alpha Omega Alpha, New York Medical College; and Cum Laude, Harvard University.

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Dr. Thomas Anthony Aloia, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Transplant Surgery
1400 Hermann Pressler Drive
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Thomas Aloia practices general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and transplant surgery. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. He attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Duke University Medical Center for residency. Dr. Aloia's distinctions include: Compagnons Hepato-Biliares, Honor Society, Paul Brousse Hospital Alumni; Executive of the Year, International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP); and Radiological Society of North America Education Award, Radiological Society of North America. Dr. Aloia is affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Dr. Carolyn Ley Thomas, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
1 Baylor Plaza; Suite 404d
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Carolyn Thomas is a general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery) specialist. Her clinical interests include breast surgery. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Thomas attended the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She speaks Spanish. She is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas and Texas Oncology. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Thomas's office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Breast Surgery

Dr. Gilchrist Lewis Jackson, MD
Specializes in Head and Neck Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Gilchrist Jackson's areas of specialization are head and neck surgery, general surgery, and surgical oncology (cancer surgery); he sees patients in Houston, TX. These areas are among Dr. Jackson's clinical interests: cancer surgery, stomach surgery, and breast cancer. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. After attending the University of Louisville School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. His distinctions include: Texas Super Doctors; Multiple see CV; and President AOA Honor Society, University of Louisville School of Medicine. Dr. Jackson is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist and Texas Oncology.

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Clinical interests: Skin Cancer, Stomach Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer, Cancer Surgery, Thyroid Surgery, Pancreatic ... (Read more)

Dr. Susan Jane Razzuk, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology
1515 Holcombe Boulevard; Unit 1407
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Susan Hoover is a medical specialist in surgical oncology (cancer surgery). She has indicated that her clinical interests include breast cancer surgery. Dr. Hoover takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. She studied medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. She completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Dr. Hoover is affiliated with Moffitt Cancer Center.

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Clinical interests: Breast Cancer Surgery

Dr. Jessica Suarez Suarez, MPH, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Jessica Colen sees patients in Houston, TX. Her medical specialties are general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). She is affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Colen honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. She studied medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Dr. Colen's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. She has received distinctions including Corynne S. Uhl Award, Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center; Outstanding New Student Tuition Scholarship, University of Texas School of Public Health; and Texas Scholarship for Academic Achievement, University of Texas- Austin.

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Dr. Jason Bates Fleming, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 444; Department of Surgical Oncology
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Jason Fleming practices general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery) in Houston, TX. Dr. Fleming is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. After attending the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Fleming include: Guide to America's Top Surgeons, Consumer Research Council of America; Texas Super Doctors; and Texas Super Doctors Texas Monthly, December. He is professionally affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Dr. John Francis Iii Ward III, MD
Specializes in Urology, Surgical Oncology
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. John Ward specializes in urology (urinary tract disease) and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Dr. Ward is professionally affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine and a graduate of Naval Medical Center San Diego's residency program. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Young Investigator Scholarship, Academy of Molecular Imaging; Vice-President, Sophomore Medical Class, Georgetown University; and the University of Notre Dame Honors Program, University of Notre Dame.

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Dr. Nancy Dugal Perrier, MD
Specializes in Head and Neck Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
1515 Holcombe Boulevard; Unit 444
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Nancy Perrier works as a head and neck surgeon, general surgeon, and surgical oncologist in Houston, TX. After attending Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans for medical school, she completed her residency training at Mayo Clinic. Her patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Perrier honors. She has received professional recognition including the following: James IV International Surgeon Travel Award; James E. Thompson Award, Texas Surgical Society; and Arthur M. Shipley Award, Southern Surgical Association. She is professionally affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Dr. Frederick Frank Lang Jr., MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Neurosurgery
1515 Holcombe Boulevard; Box 442
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Frederick Lang is a neurosurgeon and surgical oncologist. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lang accepts. Dr. Lang obtained his medical school training at Yale School of Medicine and performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Lang include: Global Directory of Who's Who; America's Top Doctors for Cancer; and Best Doctors in America. He is affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Dr. Amy Beth Heimberger, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Neurosurgery
1515 Holcombe Boulevard; Unit 442
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Amy Heimberger sees patients in Houston, TX. Her medical specialties are neurosurgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Heimberger attended Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and St. Louis University School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Duke University Medical Center. Her distinctions include: Faculty Scholar Award, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer; Mahaley Clinical Research Award, Congress of Neurological Surgeons; and AANS Young Clinical Investigator Award, American Association of Neurological Surgeons. She is affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Dr. David Bruce Sanford, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1315 St. Joseph Parkway; Suite 1103
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Sanford is a physician who specializes in surgical oncology (cancer surgery), adult hematology, and adult oncology. Dr. Sanford is conversant in Spanish. His areas of expertise include the following: bladder cancer, anemia, and colon cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Park Plaza Hospital. Dr. Sanford attended the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Scott and White Healthcare for residency. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Aspiration, Brain Cancer, Colon Cancer, Leukemia, Cancer, Lymphoma, Head and Neck ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles Elmer Manner Jr., MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Charles Manner works as a surgical oncologist, hematologist, and adult oncologist in Houston, TX. He attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for residency. His areas of expertise include the following: anemia, colon cancer, and bone marrow aspiration. Dr. Manner's average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. 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 has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Manner speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist, Park Plaza Hospital, and St. Joseph Medical Center (Houston). He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Bone Marrow Aspiration, Sickle Cell Disease, Colon Cancer, Surgical Procedures, Leukemia, Lymphoma, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jeffrey Steven Weinberg, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Neurosurgery
1515 Holcombe Boulevard; Ut - mdacc, Unit 442
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Jeffrey Weinberg is a neurosurgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery) specialist in Houston, TX. He is professionally affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Weinberg honors. After completing medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine, Dr. Weinberg performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital Center. He has received the following distinctions: Listed in Guide To America's Top Surgeons, Consumers' Research Council of America; Top Doctor, The Global Directory of Who's Who; and Excellence in Teaching Award, The University of Texas Center for Biomedical Engineering, Houston, TX.

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Dr. Michael Elliot Kupferman, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Otolaryngology
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Michael Kupferman is a surgical oncologist and otolaryngologist in Houston, TX. He attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania for residency. Dr. Kupferman honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Fellow of American College of Surgeons, American College of Surgeons; U. S. News Best Doctor Directory, U. S. News and World Report; and Physician-Scientist Program, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center. He is affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Clinical interests: Skull Base Surgery, Minimally Invasive Procedures, Melanoma, Head and Neck Problems

Dr. Henry Mark Kuerer, MD, PhD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
1515 Holcombe Boulevard; Unit 1434
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Henry Kuerer is a general surgeon and cancer surgeon. He is affiliated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Kuerer attended SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine. His distinctions include: Outstanding Teacher Award, Department of Surgical Oncology; Regent's Outstanding Teaching Award; and Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Distinguished Visitor.

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What is Surgical Oncology?

Surgical oncology is the use of surgery to diagnose or treat cancer, or to manage the symptoms of cancer. The Egyptians pioneered the treatment of cancer using surgery, removing breast tumors as early as the seventh century. These days, surgical oncology is much more complex and effective. Most cancer treatments involve surgery, and in some cases it is the only treatment needed.

Surgical oncologists work together with medical oncologists and radiation oncologists to provide care for cancer patients. Along with medical oncologists, surgical oncologists tend to be the primary providers of cancer treatment. Almost every cancer patient will have a medical or surgical oncologist who is in charge of managing their treatment and making decisions about their care.

The specialized knowledge of a surgical oncologist is less about surgical techniques (which may be very similar to techniques used by a general surgeon) and more about an understanding of cancer itself. Surgical oncologists have an advanced knowledge of how cancer presents and changes, and they know the best way to use surgery to treat cancer.

Surgical oncology is a rapidly advancing specialty, and many new techniques and procedures have been developed in recent years, including minimally invasive surgery and robotic surgery. A surgical oncologist is able to safely wield these complicated techniques to remove tumors from the body.