- 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 4 oncologists who accept Humana Basic 6850/HMO Premier near Durham, NC.
Dr. Pretesh Patel's area of specialization is radiation oncology. These areas are among Dr. Patel's clinical interests: bladder cancer, lung cancer, and ovarian cancer. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Before completing his residency at Duke University Medical Center, Dr. Patel attended medical school at Duke University School of Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Emory Clinic and Durham VA Medical Center.
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Dr. Bradford Perez is a radiation oncologist. Dr. Perez is affiliated with Moffitt Cancer Center. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Perez accepts. After completing medical school at Duke University School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Duke University Medical Center.
Dr. Donette Vicente's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. After attending Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine, Dr. Vicente completed her residency training at Boston Medical Center. She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Optima Health, and more. She is affiliated with Duke Health.
Dr. Michael Shafique is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Shafique is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Medicine.