Dr. Kelly M Swanson DO
Oncologist | Medical Oncology27 Park Street Cape Cod Hospital Da Hyannis MA, 02601
Dr. Kelly Swanson is an oncologist practicing in Hyannis, MA. Dr. Swanson specializes in the care and treatment of patients with cancer. As an oncologist, Dr. Swanson manages and oversees the treatment of a cancer patient after he or she has been diagnosed with the disease. Oncologists will care for their patients throughout the course of the disease. Types of oncologists include medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, gynecologic oncologists, pediatric oncologists and hematologist oncologists.
Education and Training
Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science 1998
- Lutheran General Hospital
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