- 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 2 oncologists who accept Humana Silver 3800/HMO Premier near Charlotte, NC.
Dr. John McDonald is a Charlotte, NC physician who specializes in gynecologic oncology and obstetrics. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. McDonald attended Wake Forest University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Carolinas Medical Center for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Novant Health. He welcomes new patients.
Dr. Ilan Avin is a medical specialist in general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington, Dr. Avin attended medical school at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine. Dr. Avin is affiliated with Novant Health. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.