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Dr. Alan Cartmell, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bakersfield, CA. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Medical Oncology. Dr. Cartmell is affiliated with Adventist Health Bakersfield, Mercy Hospital of Bakersfield - Truxtun Campus and Bakersfield Memorial Hospital. He speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Alan Cartmell has the following 4 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 3 board certifications.
Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.
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