La Grange Oncologists
- 1 Board certified
- 1 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 10 minutes
Top Oncologists in La Grange, IL
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 La Grange, IL has a population of approximately 31,168 people. There is 1 oncologist near La Grange, which gives it a ratio of 1 oncologist per 31,168 residents or a ratio of 1 oncologist per 12,296 households. There are 12,296 households in La Grange.