- 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 3 oncologists who accept Anthem Blue Cross PPO near Fairfield, CA.
Dr. Robert Lanflisi's areas of specialization are surgical oncology (cancer surgery) and thoracic surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Lanflisi takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and more. He attended Oral Roberts University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Group (SMG) Solano Community Provider Network (CPN) and Sutter Solano Medical Center. Dr. Lanflisi is accepting new patients.
Dr. James Long's areas of specialization are adult hematology and adult oncology; dr. James Long sees patients in Fairfield, CA. Dr. Long is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Western Health Advantage, and more. Dr. Long attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine.
Dr. Jonathan Lopez's areas of specialization are adult hematology and adult oncology; he sees patients in Fairfield, CA. He graduated from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine. Dr. Lopez accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Shield, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield.