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Dr. Madappa N Kundranda has the following 3 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.
- Hematology and Oncology
An Oncologist 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.
Oncologists diagnose cancer through methods such as biopsy, endoscopy, X-ray, blood tests, ultrasound, and different forms of nuclear medicine. They treat cancer through surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, hormone therapy, or antibody treatments.
If it is determined that a cancer cannot successfully be treated, oncologists then focus on providing palliative care, the use of pain medication to make a dying person more comfortable.
- 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.
Dr. Madappa N Kundranda has the following 19 expertise
- Deep Vein Thrombosis
- Bone Marrow Transplant
- Hepatitis C
- Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
- Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
- Acute Myeloid Leukemia
- Hodgkin's Lymphoma
- Weight Loss
Dr. Madappa N Kundranda has 2 board certified specialties
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Dr. Madappa N Kundranda is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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Dr Kundranda is one of the most caring people I have ever met. Not only is he a brilliant doctor but he takes the time to explain things in a simple way. I have stage 4 cancer and I know that he can't cure me but I thank him for treating me like how he would treat his mother. I thank the good lord for having lead me to him.
Dr. Kundranda treated my mother for Pancreatic Cancer at the Mayo. He always took the time needed to answer all of my families questions (trust me, that is a lot). I also found him willing to aggressively treat the cancer and open to suggestions based on our own research. He has a warm and caring bedside manner and great follow up. I highly recommend him.
When we met Dr.Kundranda, my mother has extensive cancer and we were getting a second opinion. He immediately made us feel at ease and his focus was just us. He spent nearly 2 hours explaining the disease and his plan to fight it. My previous oncologist spent all of 15 minutes telling us we needed chemotherapy immediately and scaring us to death!!!!! We are so grateful we found a caring doctor in this difficult time.
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
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 (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
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.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
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.
Dr. Madappa N Kundranda accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network HMO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana National POS
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Options PPO
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