Dr. David Lee Hinton M.D.
Oncologist | Medical Oncology801 University Blvd E Dch Cancer Treatment Tuscaloosa AL, 35401
Dr. David Hinton is an oncologist practicing in Tuscaloosa, AL. Dr. Hinton specializes in the care and treatment of patients with cancer. As an oncologist, Dr. Hinton 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
University of Alabama School of Medicine 1983
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Medical Oncology
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- Breast Cancer
- Lung Cancer
- Colon Cancer
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Multiple Myeloma
- Extra Corporeal Shockwave Therapy
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