Dr. Philip Z Israel MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Philip Israel is a medical oncologist in Dobbins Afb, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Northside Hospital and The University of Tennessee Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 53 years. Dr. Israel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at Northside Hospital and one of 17 at The University of Tennessee Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Clinical Interests: Treatment of Breast Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, General Surgery, 1961–1966

Emory University School of Medicine
Class of 1961

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 47 years in Surgery

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Three-year clinical outcome using the Contura multilumen balloon breast brachytherapy catheter to deliver accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI): Improving radiation standards for the optimal application of APBI.
Israel, P.Z., Robbins, A., Shroff, P., Brown, S., McLaughlin, M., Pope, K.

A dosimetric comparison of the Contura multilumen balloon breast brachytherapy catheter vs. the single-lumen MammoSite balloon device in patients treated with accelerated partial breast irradiation at a single institution.
Brown, S., McLaughlin, M., Pope, D.K., Haile, K., Hughes, L., Israel, P.Z., Lyden, M.

Ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast treated with accelerated partial breast irradiation using balloon-based brachytherapy.
Israel, P.Z., Vicini, F., Robbins, A.B., Shroff, P., McLaughlin, M., Grier, K., Lyden, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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