We found 12 medical oncologists who accept Gold Compass 1500 near Miami, FL.

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Dr. Aron W. Berkman M.D.
Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology, Hematology
800 Sw 108 Avenue
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Aron Berkman practices adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders) in Miami, FL. He is affiliated with Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, Kendall Regional Medical Center, and Mercy Hospital. He obtained his medical school training at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Baltimore City Hospitals. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Berkman honors.

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Dr. Gotardo Alencar Rodrigues M.D.
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
78 Sw 13th Avenue; Suite 200
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Gotardo Rodrigues is an adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology specialist. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Rodrigues honors. He graduated from the University of Brasilia Faculty of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Rodrigues (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Portuguese. He is professionally affiliated with Mercy Hospital and Mercy Miami Hospital.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
3659 S Miami Avenue; Suite 2001
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Damein Hansra is a physician who specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Dr. Hansra (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and French. Dr. Hansra is professionally affiliated with Mercy Hospital and Mercy Miami Hospital. He graduated from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. He trained at Jackson Memorial Medical Center for his residency. Dr. Hansra takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
78 Sw 13th Avenue; Suite 200
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Carlos Noguera sees patients in Miami, FL. His medical specialties are adult oncology and medical oncology. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1475 Nw 12th Avenue
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Jonathan Trent's areas of specialization are adult oncology and medical oncology; he sees patients in Miami, FL. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Trent takes. He is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical School at Houston.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
average rating 5 stars (1 rating)
1611 Nw 12th Avenue; Box 016960 M851
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Joseph Rosenblatt's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology; he sees patients in Miami, FL. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Rosenblatt studied medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: South Florida Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
average rating 2.87 stars (13 ratings)
1475 Nw 12th Avenue
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Bach Ardalan is an adult hematologist, oncologist, and medical oncologist. Dr. Ardalan graduated from the University of London. He has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
average rating 4.66 stars (6 ratings)
1611 Nw 12th Avenue; Box 016960 M851
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Pasquale Benedetto is a medical specialist in adult oncology and medical oncology. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Benedetto honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He studied medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Benedetto include: South Florida Super Doctors; Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition; and Florida Super Doctors.

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Lynn G. Feun MD
Specializes in Hospital Medicine, Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
average rating 1 stars (1 rating)
1611 Nw 12th Avenue; Box 016960 M851
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Lynn Feun sees patients in Miami, FL. His medical specialties are hospital medicine (hospitalist), adult hematology, and adult oncology. Dr. Feun takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He is a graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: South Florida Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
average rating 4.29 stars (6 ratings)
5801 Northwest 151st Street; Suite 300
Miami Lakes, FL
 

Dr. Eloy Roman's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Roman is professionally affiliated with Mercy Hospital and Mercy Miami Hospital. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Central University of the East School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida.

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Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1611 Nw 12th Avenue; Box 016960 M851
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Rakesh Singal is an oncologist and medical oncologist in Miami, FL. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Singal's distinctions include: South Florida Super Doctors; Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition; and Florida Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1475 Nw 12th Avenue; D8-4
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Pearl Seo practices adult oncology and medical oncology. Dr. Seo accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. She attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College.

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What is Medical Oncology?

Medical oncologists are physicians who treat cancer through the use of medication, usually chemotherapy. Often a medical oncologist is the doctor in charge of a cancer patient’s health care, and this doctor may organize and coordinate all the care the patient receives, even that from other specialists.

Oncologist is a fancy word for a physician who treats cancer. There are three main types of oncologists: surgical oncologists perform surgery, radiation oncologists provide radiation therapy, and medical oncologists treat cancer with chemotherapy and other medication. There are also other distinctions between oncologists. For example, some oncologists specialize only in one or two tumor types (such as breast cancer or lung cancer), and pediatric oncologists only treat children and teens. However, all medical oncologists will be knowledgeable about the use of medicine to treat cancer.

While traditional chemotherapy is the most common medication used to treat cancer, other medications that a medical oncologist might use include hormonal therapies (such as Tamoxifen) or a newer kind of treatment called targeted therapy. Targeted therapy medications act only on cancer cells, while chemotherapy acts on all dividing cells in the body.

The care provided by medical oncologists usually begins when cancer is first suspected. They diagnose and stage cancer, or describe how serious it is. Medical oncologists are often the ones to explain to patients where their cancer is located, how severe their case is, and what treatment is recommended. They manage treatment and follow-up care after the cancer is removed, or they provide palliative care for patients whose cancer cannot be successfully treated.

Medical oncologists typically work with a group of health care providers that form a cancer team to provide care for each patient. The cancer team can include other physicians (such as oncologists and pathologists), oncological nurses, or social workers. Each specialist brings a very specific set of skills to the team, so working together as one unit, they offer a greater breadth of knowledge and skills for each patient.
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