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We found 19 oncologists who accept Blue Choice Bronze PPO 005 near Kingwood, TX.

Dr. Murtaza Najmuddin Bhuriwala, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
22710 Professional Drive; Suite 100
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Murtaza Bhuriwala practices adult hematology and adult oncology. These areas are among his clinical interests: lung cancer, colon cancer, and breast cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, Tomball Regional Medical Center, and Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital. Dr. Bhuriwala 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. He attended Dow Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at Grace Hospital, Detroit. Dr. Bhuriwala (or staff) is conversant in Urdu, Arabic, and Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Colon Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Breast Cancer

Dr. Samer Said Suki, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
22710 Professional Drive; Suite 100
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Samer Suki works as an adult hematologist and oncologist in Kingwood, TX, Tomball, TX, and Houston, TX. Before completing his residency at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Saint Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, Dr. Suki attended medical school at American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. These areas are among his clinical interests: cancer, breast issues, and general care. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star. Dr. Suki (or staff) speaks the following languages: Arabic, Spanish, and French. He is affiliated with Tomball Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, and Houston Northwest Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Cancer, General Care, Breast Issues, Blood Disorders

Dr. Mary Kurtz Crow, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
22710 Professional Drive; Suite 100
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Mary Crow is a medical specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. She has indicated that her clinical interests include breast cancer and blood disorders. Dr. Crow takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. She attended Baylor College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine for residency. She is affiliated with Tomball Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, and Houston Northwest Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Cancer, Blood Disorders, Breast Cancer

Dr. Gregory Todd Seymour, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
22710 Professional Drive; Suite 100
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Gregory Seymour is an adult hematologist and oncologist in Kingwood, TX, The Woodlands, TX, and Houston, TX. Dr. Seymour's average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: cancer, intrathecal chemotherapy (into the spinal fluid), and anemia. He 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. He attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine for residency. Dr. Seymour (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, French, and Hindi. Dr. Seymour's hospital/clinic affiliations include Tomball Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, and Houston Northwest Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Intrathecal Chemotherapy, Sickle Cell Disease, Cancer, Blood Disorders, Chemotherapy, Anemia, Pain ... (Read more)

Dr. Anneliese Odila Gonzalez, MD
Specializes in Other, Adult Hematology, Medical Oncology
18960 Memorial North; Suite 360
Humble, TX
 

Dr. Anneliese Gonzalez is an adult hematology and medical oncology specialist in Corpus Christi, TX, Houston, TX, and Humble, TX. Dr. Gonzalez is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. She graduated from Luis Razetti School of Medicine. For her professional training, Dr. Gonzalez completed a residency program at Allegheny General Hospital. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Breast Issues, Gynecologic Cancer

Dr. Craig Adam Kovitz, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
22710 Professional Drive; Suite 100
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Craig Kovitz's specialties are adult hematology and adult oncology. He practices in Tomball, TX, Kingwood, TX, and Huntsville, TX. 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. Kovitz attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Wilford Hall Medical Center. He speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Tomball Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, and Houston Northwest Medical Center.

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Dr. Mi Kyung Kyung Ko, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
18960 Memorial North
Humble, TX
 

Dr. Mi Ko is a physician who specializes in radiation oncology. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Amerigroup Star, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. After completing medical school at Rush Medical College, Dr. Ko performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. She has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Rising Stars. She is affiliated with Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital and Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital.

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Dr. Pierre N Khoury, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
22710 Professional Drive; Suite 100
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Pierre Khoury specializes in adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Khoury's hospital/clinic affiliations include Tomball Regional Medical Center and Houston Northwest Medical Center. Before completing his residency at North Shore Medical Center, Dr. Khoury attended medical school at the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine and Saint Joseph University of Beirut. 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.

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Dr. Mohsen Shahpouri Arani, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Geriatrics
22710 Professional Drive; Suite 100
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Mohsen Arani's medical specialty is adult hematology, adult oncology, and geriatrics (elderly care). He studied medicine at the University of Debrecen Medical School and Health Science Center and Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Arani takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. His professional affiliations include Tomball Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, and Houston Northwest Medical Center.

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Dr. Anirudha Dasgupta, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
22710 Professional Drive
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Anirudha Dasgupta specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Dr. Dasgupta accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He studied medicine at Maulana Azad Medical College. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, Houston Northwest Medical Center, and Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital.

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Dr. David Peter Ellent, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
837 Fm 1960
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Ellent's medical specialty is adult hematology and adult oncology. Patient ratings for Dr. Ellent average 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Ellent's professional affiliations include Tomball Regional Medical Center and Houston Northwest Medical Center. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He attended medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Ellent completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. In addition to English, Dr. Ellent (or staff) speaks Russian and Ukrainian.

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Dr. Mary Elizabeth Sands, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
18960 N Memorial Drive
Humble, TX
 

Dr. M. Sands works as a radiation oncologist in Tomball, TX, The Woodlands, TX, and Humble, TX. She is affiliated with Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital, Houston Northwest Medical Center, and Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Amerigroup Star, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Before performing her residency at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Sands attended Baylor College of Medicine for medical school. She is conversant in Spanish.

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Dr. Julie Haewon Rowe, MD
Specializes in Adult Hospital Medicine, Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
18960 Memorial North; Suite 360
Humble, TX
 

Dr. Julie Rowe specializes in adult hospital medicine, adult hematology, and adult oncology and practices in Houston, TX and Humble, TX. Dr. Rowe is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois, Dr. Rowe attended the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. She honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology
22730 Professional Drive
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Nimi Tuamokumo, who practices in Spring, TX and Kingwood, TX, is a medical specialist in radiation oncology. After completing medical school at Yale School of Medicine, she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Tuamokumo is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital and Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital.

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Dr. Syed H Jafri, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
18960 Memorial North; Suite 360
Humble, TX
 

Dr. Syed Jafri is a physician who specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital. Dr. Jafri graduated from Aga Khan University Medical College. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Indiana University. He honors 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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Clinical interests: Blood Disorders, Cancer

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology, Neuroradiology, Diagnostic Radiology
22999 Highway 59 N; Suite 169
Kingwood, TX
 

Dr. Raymond Weir is a specialist in radiation oncology, neuroradiology, and diagnostic radiology. He works in Houston, TX, The Woodlands, TX, and Kingwood, TX. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He graduated from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. Dr. Weir is professionally affiliated with Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Main Facility.

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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.