- 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 3 oncologists who accept Humana Silver 3800/HMO Premier near Lubbock, TX.
Dr. Scott Dahlbeck practices family medicine and radiation oncology in Lubbock, TX. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dahlbeck honors. He graduated from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston.
Dr. Ihsan Al-Khalil specializes in pediatric hematology and pediatric oncology. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Al-Khalil honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine.