We found 3 oncologists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Silver PPO near Denison, TX.
Dr. Alex Ehsan's areas of specialization are adult oncology, medical oncology, and hematology (blood disorders); he sees patients in Sherman, TX and Denison, TX. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: salivary gland cancer, thrombocytosis (high platelet count), and thyroid cancer. Dr. Ehsan is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Oncology. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Central University of the East School of Medicine. Dr. Ehsan has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors and Texas Rising Stars.
Clinical interests: Vulvar Cancer, Sickle Cell Disease, Skin Cancer, Salivary Gland Cancer, Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Tongue ... (Read more)
Dr. Jill Heffernan's medical specialty is radiation oncology. She obtained her medical school training at Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine and performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). Areas of expertise for Dr. Heffernan include stomach tumor, rectal cancer, and sinus cancer. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Her professional affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Oncology.
Clinical interests: Gynecologic Cancer, Abdominal Cancer, Bone Cancer, Brain Cancer, Facial Cancer, Gallbladder Cancer, ... (Read more)
Dr. Amir Faridi sees patients in Sherman, TX, Denison, TX, and McKinney, TX. His medical specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Faridi is a graduate of Dow Medical College. He trained at Geisinger Medical Center and Mount Vernon Hospital for residency. Dr. Faridi speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Oncology and Medical City McKinney (MCM).
- 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.