- 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 5 oncologists who accept United Healthcare Silver near Pasadena, TX.
Dr. Jorge Quesada's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Quesada's areas of expertise include sarcoma (bone and soft tissue cancer), multiple myeloma, and melanoma. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center (TMC) and the University of Texas (UT) Physicians. Dr. Quesada studied medicine at National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) Faculty of Medicine. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Amerigroup Star, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.
Clinical interests: Sarcoma, Multiple Myeloma, Melanoma
Dr. Sahba Nadeem's specialties are adult hematology and adult oncology. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. After attending Dow Medical College for medical school, she completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). On average, patients gave Dr. Nadeem a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Nadeem takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.
Dr. Angela Lewis-Traylor specializes in emergency medicine and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. She attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine.
Dr. Mohammed Quraishi practices adult oncology and medical oncology in Pasadena, TX. Dr. Quraishi's average patient rating is 3.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.
Dr. Mohamed Haq is a specialist in adult hematology and adult oncology. 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. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.