ttcqeayetrwczwezdueawsrsbdyr

About Dr. John Antoine

Dr. John Antoine, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tampa, FL. He has 50 years of experience. His specialties include Radiology and Nuclear Medicine. Dr. Antoine is affiliated with James A. Haley Veterans Medical Center, Tampa James A. Haley Va Medical Center and Veterans Affairs Medical Ctr, Dallas, Tx. He speaks English.

Rate Now

Share your experience

Have you seen Dr. John Antoine?

Mapbox Map of Dr. John Antoine

Primary Address

13000 Bruce B Downs Blvd
Tampa, FL 33612
(813) 972-2000

Book Online Now

Specialties

Dr. John Antoine has the following 2 specialties

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.<br>The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Nuclear Medicine

    Nuclear medicine specialists are doctors who have extensive training in the use of nuclear substances, like radiation, to diagnose and treat certain illnesses.<br>These specialists perform diagnostic tests in which a small amount of a radioactive substance is injected into a vein, inhaled or taken orally by the patient. The radioactive substance then enables the nuclear medicine specialist to use a scanner to detect the radiation level in the part of the body being examined in order to create an image of it with a computer. The images tell the physician whether there are abnormal changes in metabolism which indicate whether a disease or injury is present. These tests are often used to detect cancer.
    In addition to detecting cancer, substances like radioactive iodine can be either injected into the blood stream or taken orally to fight cancer and other diseases. After being ingested, the substance is absorbed by the thyroid gland and abnormal thyroid tissues are destroyed.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John Antoine has the following 2 expertise

  • Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)

Board Certifications

Dr. John Antoine is Board Certified in 3 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Antoine is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • James A. Haley Veterans Medical Center
  • Tampa James A. Haley Va Medical Center
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Ctr, Dallas, Tx
  • Education

    50 Years Experience

  • University of Chicago

    Graduated in 1963

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

13000 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL
  • Similiar Doctors

    Dr. John Antoine is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Tampa, FL.

The Vitals website is provided for your informational use only. Nothing contained or offered by, on or through Vitals should be construed as medical advice or relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Vitals does not recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider whose information or ratings appear on this website. We encourage you to read our full Terms of Service.

Dr. John Antoine Is this you?