Dr. Omar Shri Buddhu M.D.
Oncologist | Medical Oncology736 Cambridge St Hematology/Oncology Brighton MA, 02135
Dr. Omar Buddhu is an oncologist practicing in Brighton, MA. Dr. Buddhu specializes in the care and treatment of patients with cancer. As an oncologist, Dr. Buddhu 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
Ross University School of Medicine 2011
- Danbury Hospital Program
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