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Dr. Cristi L Aitelli has the following 2 specialties
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
- Medical Oncology
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.
Dr. Cristi L Aitelli has the following 9 expertise
- Lung Cancer
- Cancerous Tumor
- Colon Cancer
- Breast Cancer
- Patient Care
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Wonderful Caring Physician
Self-verified patient of Dr. Cristi L Aitelli - Posted on October 20th, 2018
Dr. Aitelli treated me for years and she deserves a higher rating, but last years a change in my chemotherpy medication was made, even though I was doing fine on my previous chemo regimen. Apparently no one took my cardiac history into account. Two days after receiving this new chemo, I required admission to the ICU for 5 days with a fast heart rate, low blood presure, and kidney failure. I now have permanent heart damage, and suffer from congestive heart failure. Only 3 months before receiving this new chemo my cardiologist gave me a stress treadmill and cleared me to start training for 60 mile bike races, which I was doing with no problems. If the warning on the dangers of giving this new chemo drug to patients with a history of heart disease had been heeded, it is likely I would never have never received this medication, and would not now be disabled. Due to my heart issues I lost my job because I was off work for several weeks recovering due to the heart damage. Needless to say I have changed to a new hematologist.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Cristi L Aitelli - Posted on December 30th, 2015
Self-verified patient of Dr. Cristi L Aitelli - Posted on September 29th, 2015
ONE OF THES BEST DOCTORS I HAVE EVER HAD!
Self-verified patient of Dr. Cristi L Aitelli - Posted on October 21st, 2011
Dr. Aiteli is the best specialist anyone could ever hope for. She is caring, understanding, empathetic, and genuinely concerned about every patient. The staff is warm, welcoming and very friendly. They are willing to go above and beyond what one usually sees at practices that are this large. It is refreshing to see staff who are there because they want to be rather than for a paycheck.
DR/ AITELLI IS THE BEST DOCTOR AND THE MOST CARING PERSON
Self-verified patient of Dr. Cristi L Aitelli - Posted on January 12th, 2011
DR. AITELLI IS THE REAL MEANING OF A CANCER DOCTOR, SHE IS KIND, CARING AND UP TO THE MINUTE ON ALL THE TREATMENTS AVAILABLE. SHE GIVES ME HOPE AND STREMGTH I NEED TO GO THROUHE MY CANCER.IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A CANCER DOCTOR AND YOU HAVE FOUND ONE THAT DOES NOT MEET THE STANDARDS THAT DR. AITELLI HAS, RUN DON'T WALK AND GET IN WITH DR. AITELLI AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. SHE WILL FIGHT WITH ALL HER SOUL TO HELP YOU.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2015, 2018)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
On-Time Doctor Award (2018)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2017, 2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
14 Years Experience
University Of North Texas Health Science Center College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduated in 2004
Dr. Cristi L Aitelli Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
Ambetter Superior Health Plan
- Ambetter Superior Health Plan
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
- BCBS TX BlueChoice
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
Imagine Health - SmartCare
- Imagine Health SmartCare
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
Scott and White
- Scott and White PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
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Dr. Cristi Aitelli specializes in and is board certified in medical oncology and internal medicine.
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