We found 17 oncologists who accept North Texas Healthcare Network near Fort Worth, TX.

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Dr. Vaishali Trivedi Kent, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
1250 8th Avenue; Suite 545
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Vaishali Kent's areas of specialization are general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Areas of expertise for Dr. Kent include breast cancer and nipple-sparing mastectomy. She is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Fort Worth, and Texas Health Southwest Fort Worth. After completing medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine, she performed her residency at Inova Fairfax Hospital. She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Kent's office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Breast Surgery, Breast Issues, Cancer, Breast Cancer, Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy

Dr. Jerry Lee Barker Jr., MD
Specializes in Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Radiation Oncology
1300 West Terrell Avenue; Plaza Level
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Jerry Barker's areas of specialization are hospice and palliative medicine (end-of-life care and serious illness) and radiation oncology. His areas of expertise include the following: lung cancer, breast cancer, and head and neck cancer. Dr. Barker's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Fort Worth, and Texas Health Hurst-Euless-Bedford (HEB). He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and subsequently trained at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics and a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington for residency. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Lung Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer

Dr. Robert Lloyd Ruxer Jr., MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1400 Eighth Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Robert Ruxer's medical specialty is adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ruxer takes. Before completing his residency at Wilford Hall Medical Center, Dr. Ruxer attended medical school at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Cleburne, and Texas Health Fort Worth. Dr. Ruxer has an open panel.

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Dr. Noelle Gillette Cloven, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
1400 Eighth Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Noelle Cloven's specialty is gynecologic oncology. She is especially interested in minimally invasive surgery, ovarian cancer, and clinical trials. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Cloven attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. She is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Resources, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Oncology.

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Clinical interests: Cancer, Clinical Trials, Ovarian Cancer, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Dr. Stephen Lane Richey, MPH, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Medical Oncology
1400 Eighth Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Stephen Richey's specialties are adult hematology and medical oncology. He practices in Fort Worth, TX and Cleburne, TX. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He studied medicine at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Dr. Richey has received the distinction of Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Richey's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Fort Worth, and Texas Oncology. His practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Chandramohan G Mudaliar, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
122o Fifth Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Chandramohan Mudaliar is a medical specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. These areas are among Dr. Mudaliar's clinical interests: diabetes, heart problems, and hypertension (high blood pressure). His professional affiliations include Medical City Fort Worth, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Health Fort Worth. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Mudaliar welcomes new patients. He graduated from Stanley Medical College and then he performed his residency at Cabrini Medical Center, Methodist Hospital, and St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx. In addition to English, he speaks Tamil.

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Clinical interests: Hypertension, Heart Problems, Diabetes

Dr. Clinton Sangkyu Park, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1450 8th Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Clinton Park specializes in radiation oncology. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Park accepts. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dr. Park attended the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Health Resources, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Oncology.

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Dr. De Ette Ray Griffith, DO
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
800 West Magnolia Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Deette Vasques specializes in gynecologic oncology. She has a special interest in ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, and uterine cancer. Dr. Vasques takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. She graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Vasques's medical residency was performed at York Hospital. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Medical City Fort Worth, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Health Fort Worth. She welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Cervical Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Ovarian Cancer

Dr. Reagan Michelle Street, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
1400 Eighth Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Reagan Street's specialty is gynecologic oncology. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Street is a graduate of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. She is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Fort Worth, and Texas Health Hurst-Euless-Bedford (HEB). New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Street's office for an appointment.

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Dr. Robyn Ruble Young, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
800 West Magnolia
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Robyn Young's specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Her average rating from her patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. In her practice, Dr. Young focuses on metastatic breast cancer. Dr. Young honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. She studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Young has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Her professional affiliations include Medical City Fort Worth, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Weatherford Regional Medical Center. She is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Cancer, Metastatic Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer

Dr. Prasanthi Thotakura, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
800 West Magnolia Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Prasanthi Ganesa specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Clinical interests for Dr. Ganesa include breast cancer. She is professionally affiliated with Medical City Fort Worth, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Health Fort Worth. She attended medical school at Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine. She completed her residency training at Baylor University Medical Center. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ganesa takes. She has received the following distinction: Texas Rising Stars. She is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Breast Cancer

Dr. Kathleen Louise Shide, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
1450 8th Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Kathleen Shide is a specialist in radiation oncology. Dr. Shide's areas of clinical interest consist of lung cancer, breast cancer, and gastrointestinal cancer. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Her education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and residency at Mayo Clinic. She is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Fort Worth, and Texas Health Hurst-Euless-Bedford (HEB).

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Clinical interests: Gastrointestinal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer

Dr. Qinghua Q Xiong, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
800 West Magnolia Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Henry Xiong's medical specialty is adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Dr. Xiong is a graduate of Shanghai Medical University. His areas of expertise include leukemia and gastrointestinal cancer. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Xiong is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. In addition to English, he speaks Chinese. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Medical City Fort Worth, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Health Fort Worth. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Gastrointestinal Cancer, Leukemia, Cancer

Dr. Ray Dean Page, PhD, DO
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
800 West Magnolia
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Ray Page works as a hematologist, adult oncologist, and medical oncologist in Fort Worth, TX, Weatherford, TX, and Mineral Wells, TX. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Weatherford Regional Medical Center, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Health Fort Worth. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Page has an open panel. He studied medicine at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Page trained at the University of North Texas Health Science Center for residency. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors.

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Dr. Mary Milam, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1307 8th Avenue; Suite 205
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Mary Milam's specialties are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Patient reviews placed Dr. Milam at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Her professional affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Texas Health Fort Worth. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Milam takes. She is open to new patients. She attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and then went on to complete her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama. Dr. Milam has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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Dr. Bibas Reddy, DO
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
800 West Magnolia Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Bibas Reddy is an adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology specialist. Dr. Reddy is conversant in Spanish. His clinical interests include bladder cancer, thrombocytosis (high platelet count), and psoriatic arthritis. He is affiliated with Medical City Fort Worth, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Texas Health Cleburne. He attended medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Reddy's training includes a residency program at Ochsner Medical Center. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Reddy accepts. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Reddy has an open panel.

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What is Oncology?

An oncologist is a physician who is concerned with the treatment of tumors and cancers. Cancer is when cells in the human body grow in an abnormal or out-of-control way. The goal of oncology is to cure a patient’s cancer, or, if the cancer is incurable, to control the cancer and reduce the symptoms for as long as possible.

Oncologists have several roles in their interaction with patients. They diagnose cancer and determine what stage the cancer is in, or to what extent the cancer has grown. They explain the diagnosis and stage to the patient, and they recommend treatment and deliver care. During treatment, oncologists are responsible for maintaining quality of life for their patients by reducing pain and side effects from medications.

There are three main types of oncologists:
  • 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.

The American Society of Clinical Oncology also recognizes the subspecialties of Gynecological Oncology, which focuses on cancers of the female reproductive tract, and Pediatric Oncology, which deals with cancers that are most common in childhood.

In the United States, nearly one-half of all men and one-third of all women will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetimes. It is an unfortunately common disease that can sometimes be life-threatening. Oncologists provide care to millions of people facing that diagnosis every year.
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