Oncology information and locations in Mexico

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Oncology is the medical specialty that treats cancer. This disease causes the body’s cells start growing out of control and begin to spread or invade other organs. There are three significant areas in oncology; medical oncology, radiation oncology, and surgical oncology.
A surgical oncologist manages the patient care from the diagnosis, surgical removal of the tumor, and in some cases, coordinate treatment with other specialists. Surgery and treatment are individualized and tailored according to the stage, grade, and location of the tumor.
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Medical oncology
Medical oncologists focused on the diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, and side effects of cancer. In addition, they create a treatment plan and evaluate if they will treat cancer with chemotherapy, hormone therapy, targeted therapy, or immunotherapy.
Radiation oncology
Radiation oncology treats cancer with high energy x rays(photons). It aims to slow down, shrink the tumor or keep the tumor from coming back. There are two types of therapy; external beam or internal radiation therapy.
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Best surgical oncology specialists in Mexico

We found the best specialists that meet our high-quality standards. Select the city of your choice to see the doctor’s profile and prices.
Ciudad Juarez, Chih.
Dr. Miguel R. González
Guadalajara, Jal.
Dr. Benjamín A. Cárdenas
Hermosillo, Son.
Dr. Mario E. Alvarez
Mérida, Yuc.
Dr. José A. González
Piedras Negras, Coah.
Dr. Gerardo Olivares
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When to see an oncologist

Test an unusual lump or swelling
If your primary doctor can't test or provide a diagnosis on an unusual lump or grown you might be referred to an oncologist; or if you detect a lump, asymmetry, color, or skin changes during self-examination it's important to get tested. Early detection of cancer it’s more likely to be treated successfully.
Diagnose blood disorders
Most oncologist are trained in hematology, so they can provide treatment on blood related diseases like; lymphoma, leukemia, hemophilia, among others.
Need cancer treatment
Cancer is one of the most prevalent conditions worldwide, but, with the help of an oncologist quality of life can greatly improve. Seeing a specialist will help to start a treatment plan.
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Disclaimer: This information does not reflect the medical advice from our clinics. All cases are different and this treatment may not suit you. Always refer to a medical professional with the certification and experience. All of our physicians are fully qualified to perform these procedures. For more information and diagnosis contact one of our top specialized clinics.

In all medical procedures, there are chances of complications, the specialist will provide you detailed information about the risks of the procedure, talk to the specialist directly.