Category Archives: Oncology

Oncologists as Cancer Specialists in the Philippines

The word “oncologist” just means cancer specialist. Physician oncologists are physicians who specialize in treating patients with cancers. Physician oncologists can be surgical oncologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pediatric oncologists; gynecologic oncologists; hematologist-oncologist; etc. A surgical oncologist is cancer surgeon. … Continue reading

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Surgical Oncology as a Subspecialty

Surgical oncology as a subspecialty in surgery has developed because of the need for surgeons to understand the fundamental principles of cancer growth and spread as well as the chemotherapeutic and radiotherapeutic interactions with surgery in order to provide the … Continue reading

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Surgical Oncologists and Physician-Oncologists

Surgical Oncologists Surgical oncologists are surgeons who specialize in the management and care of patients with tumors and cancers which need surgical intervention of some kind. A surgical oncologist may be any surgeon of whatever specialty.  He may be a … Continue reading

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Oncology and Oncologist

Oncology is the science that deals with the study of tumors and cancers. An oncologist is a person who specializes in the management and care of patients with tumors and cancers.  This person may be a physician or non-physician, such … Continue reading

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