Dr. Byron May

Radiation Oncology
Kingsport, TN
31 years experience male

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Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Radiation Oncology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

27 Answers
5 Agrees
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Byron May
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31 years experience Radiation Oncology
Wrong ?: As an oncologist, i get asked this question all the time. In my opinion, it's the wrong question to be asking. Even cancer cells, while abnormal, st ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Byron May
Dr. Byron May answered
31 years experience Radiation Oncology
Depends: Studies have documented a certain yet low risk of breast cancer to the use of diagnostic xray based imaging. The risk depends on age of the patient a ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron May
Dr. Byron May answered
31 years experience Radiation Oncology
Many!: Obesity increases the risk of contracting many diseases, including cancer. To list the common: hypertension (high blood pressure), stroke, heart atta ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. May is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. May is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thx, Dr. May! When I track my cum dose, do I count pelvis/ab CTs too?
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Thank you, your answer put my mind at ease.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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