- 1 Board certified
- 4 Reviews
- Average rating is 2.5 stars
- Average wait time is 32.5 minutes
Top Oncologists in Arvada, CO
An oncology specialist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of different cancers. This physician has extensive knowledge of the different signs and symptoms of cancer, as well as the various methods of treatment.
Oncology specialists diagnose cancer through methods such as biopsy, endoscopy, X-ray, blood tests, ultrasound, and different forms of nuclear medicine.
Oncology doctors treat cancer through surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, hormone therapy, or antibody treatments.
If it is determined that a cancer cannot successfully be treated, oncology specialists then focus on providing palliative care - the use of pain medication to make a dying person more comfortable.
The area of Arvada, CO has a population of approximately 122,111 people. There is 1 oncologist near Arvada, which gives it a ratio of 1 oncologist per 122,111 residents or a ratio of 1 oncologist per 48,752 households. There are 48,752 households in Arvada.