Dr. Edwin Petrik is an oncologist practicing in Topeka, KS. Dr. Petrik specializes in the care and treatment of patients with cancer. As an oncologist, Dr. Petrik 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
Univ of Ks Sch of Med, Kansas City Ks 1964
University of Wales in Great Britain 1964
- Prostate Cancer
- Skin Cancer
- Breast Cancer
- Lung Cancer
- Colon Cancer
- Aerolase® Technologies
- Extra Corporeal Shockwave Therapy
- Univ Of Ks Med Ctr, Internal Medicine; Wesley Medical Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- University Of Ks Med Center
- University of Kansas (Wichita)/Wesley Program
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