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Dr. Willfred W Cox 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.
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I found Dr. Welby Cox to be compassionate and kind. He spent all the time I required and answered all my questions. He explained my test results and my diagnosis and advised me on treatment. He scheduled me a return appointment for a week to review my next set of tests. He gave me his cell phone number if I needed to call him and couldn't get through the office phones. My family was very favorably impressed.
48 Years Experience
University of Missouri at Columbia
Graduated in 1970
Dr. Willfred W Cox accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & Directions122 16th Ave E, Seattle, WA
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