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We found 12 oncologists who accept Humana Simplicity HMO Open Access Gold 03/100 near Tomball, TX.

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Dr. Murtaza Najmuddin Bhuriwala, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
506 Graham
Tomball, 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
506 Graham; Suite 120
Tomball, 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
506 Graham; Suite 120
Tomball, 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
506 Graham; Sutie 120
Tomball, 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. Craig Adam Kovitz, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
506 Graham; Suite 120
Tomball, 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. Pierre N Khoury, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
506 Graham; Suite 120
Tomball, 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
506 Graham
Tomball, 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
506 Graham; Suite 120
Tomball, 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. Nena Mirkovic, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
13700 Medical Complex Drive
Tomball, TX
 

Dr. Nena Mirkovic is a physician who specializes in radiation oncology. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Mirkovic takes. She graduated from the University of Zagreb School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Iowa and a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Dr. Mirkovic (or staff) speaks Croatian and Spanish. Dr. Mirkovic's professional affiliations include Tomball Regional Medical Center, Methodist Health System, and Houston Northwest Medical Center.

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Dr. Mary Elizabeth Sands, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
13700 Medical Complex Drive
Tomball, 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. Neelofur Rahman Ahmad, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
13700 Medical Complex Drive
Tomball, TX
 

Dr. Neelofur Ahmad practices radiation oncology. Dr. Ahmad's education and training includes medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and residency at Jefferson University Hospitals and a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Amerigroup Star, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital and Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital.

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Dr. Tannaz Armaghany, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
506 Graham Drive
Tomball, TX
 

Dr. Tannaz Armaghany is an adult hematology and adult oncology specialist in Houston, TX and Tomball, TX. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at Islamic Azad University of Medical Sciences. Dr. Armaghany's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital, Tomball Regional Medical Center, and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center.

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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.