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***Monica***
Posted: Tuesday, October 25, 2011 11:05 AM
Joined: 6/30/2011
Posts: 7


Hi! I have one questions, tell me plz doctors from cyber knife medical centers recomend what type of chemo must to do after cyber knife? Or this must do another doctors?
radsrus
Posted: Tuesday, October 25, 2011 11:07 AM
Joined: 10/10/2008
Posts: 4435


Gemcitabine is the most common one, but there are options. A medical oncologist would prescribe chemotherapy

 

Clinton A. Medbery, III, M.D.
St. Anthony Hospital Cyberknife Center
(405) 272-7311
buddy@swrads.org

Mail to:
Clinton A. Medbery, III, M.D.
Southwest Radiation Oncology
1011 N. Dewey Ave. #101
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

 


***Monica***
Posted: Tuesday, October 25, 2011 11:24 AM
Joined: 6/30/2011
Posts: 7


But doctors from cyber knife dont having oncologist to prescribe chemo?
radsrus
Posted: Tuesday, October 25, 2011 12:37 PM
Joined: 10/10/2008
Posts: 4435


Doctors operating CyberKnifes are radiation oncologists. You need a medical oncologist for chemotherapy

 

Clinton A. Medbery, III, M.D.
St. Anthony Hospital Cyberknife Center
(405) 272-7311
buddy@swrads.org

Mail to:
Clinton A. Medbery, III, M.D.
Southwest Radiation Oncology
1011 N. Dewey Ave. #101
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

 


 

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