An Oncologist is a medical professional who specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of Cancers. There are three main fields of Oncology, Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology and Radiation Oncology.
You may need to see an Oncologist if you have been diagnosed with cancer in order to find out the best treatment options available for you. Clinical Oncologists are qualified to administer radiation therapy, whilst Medical Oncologists administer Chemotherapy, Endocrine (hormonal) Therapy or Immunotherapy if suitable.
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