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Dr. Frank T Slovick has the following 4 specialties
- 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.
A hematology specialist is an expert in disorders of the blood, the blood forming organs and bone marrow. These doctors diagnose, treat and work to prevent diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, as well as the ability of the blood to perform its many functions, such as coagulation and carrying oxygen to the lungs and tissue.
Hematologists diagnose and treat blood disorders, such as anemia, hemophilia, leukemia, sickle cell anemia, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
Depending on the condition, hematology specialists may treat a patient with a blood transfusion, stem cell transplantation, bone marrow transplant, radiotherapy, anticoagulation therapy or medication.
- Hematology & Oncology
- 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.
- Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
- Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)
- Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
- Clinical Research
- Bone Marrow Transplant
- Spinal Fusion
- Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
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My mother went to Dr Slovick for a couple of years. She started having concerning symptoms - pain, bleeding, fatigue, weakness. This man paid no attention to that. ran his blood tests and said you're fine. Sometimes she would say back to him No, I'm not fine. Finally we went to a differrent doctor and found that she does indeed have cancer again. Should have been caught much earlier if this man would have showed any interest in finding out what was wrong.
41 Years Experience
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1977
Truman Medical Center
Dr. Frank T Slovick accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & DirectionsMidwest Oncology Associates, 17065 S US Highway 71, Belton, MO
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