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Specialties & Research
- He has special expertise in 15 areas:
- Barrett Esophagus
- Colon Cancer
- Digestive System Cancer
- Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
- Flu (Human Influenza)
- Gallbladder Cancer
- Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
- Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
- Lymphatic Metastasis
- Pancreatic Cancer
- Squamous Cell Carcinoma
- Stomach Cancer
Education & Awards
Dr. Nava graduated from University of Guadalajara, Mexico, San Antonio. He has 2 awards.
Dr. Nava has 9 hospital affiliations:
- Catholic Health System/Sisters of Charity Hospital
- Kaleida Health - Buffalo General Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Nava accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Unicare - 12 plans
- Univera Healthcare - 9 plans
- Independent Health - 34 plans
- Cigna - 3 plans
- HIP Health Plan of New York - 8 plans
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- Additional Information
- Where does Dr. Hector R. Nava practice?
Dr. Hector Nava practices Surgery, Surgical Oncology, General Practice, and Medical Oncology near Buffalo, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Niagara Falls, NY.
See Buffalo Surgeons, Buffalo Oncologists, and Buffalo General Practitioners.