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Do I have to see a specialist to get a chemotherapy ordered?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Robert Green
Internal Medicine - Oncology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Chemotherapy is only given by an oncologist.

In brief: Yes
Chemotherapy is only given by an oncologist.
Dr. Robert Green
Dr. Robert Green
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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Chemotherapy for cancers has many potentially serious side effects.
Generally chemotherapy is prescribed by medical oncologist and hematologists. Some gynecologists who specialize in cancer will prescribe chemotherapy for gynecologic cancers.

In brief: Yes
Chemotherapy for cancers has many potentially serious side effects.
Generally chemotherapy is prescribed by medical oncologist and hematologists. Some gynecologists who specialize in cancer will prescribe chemotherapy for gynecologic cancers.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Thank
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