- 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 9 oncologists near Decatur, AL.
Dr. Naveen Lobo's specialties are adult oncology and medical oncology. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Lobo honors Medicare insurance. He graduated from Bangalore University and St. John's Medical College.
Dr. G. Manifold is a specialist in gynecologic oncology. He graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. Dr. Manifold's average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Medicare insurance.
Dr. Sammy Becdach is a Decatur, AL physician who specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Becdach graduated from Central University of Ecuador.
Dr. Heather Shah, who practices in Decatur, AL, is a medical specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. She accepts Medicare insurance. Dr. Shah studied medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine.
Dr. Thomas Ray is a medical specialist in gynecologic oncology. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Ray is a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the University of Guadalajara, University Center of Health Sciences.