Dr. Carlos Lopez, MD

Radiation Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
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Dr. Carlos Lopez, MD
Dr. Carlos Lopez, MD is a radiation oncology doctor who practices in Aventura, FL. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

20950 NE 27th Ct Ste 100

Aventura, FL 33180

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Dr. Carlos Lopez, MD

Dr. Carlos Lopez, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Cancer
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more than 52% of peers
Lung Cancer
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more than 5% of peers
Breast Cancer
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more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lopez "Dr. Carlos Lopez earned his Medical Doctor degree from the New York University School of Medicine after graduating magna cum laude in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Irvine. He completed a General Surgery Internship at the University of Chicago and then completed his Radiation Oncology Residency at the University of Michigan where he was selected to serve as Chief Resident. During his Radiation Oncology Residency he received an award in the Resident Research Competition from the Michigan Society of Therapeutic Radiologists and Oncologists, a Radiation Research Society Student-in-Training Travel Award and an ASTRO Travel Grant for the Health Services/Outcomes Research in Oncology. Dr. Lopez is the author of numerous journal publications in both basic science and clinical research. His areas of interest include radiosensitizing agents in glioblastoma , concurrent radiochemotherapy in head and neck cancers, a model of hepatic colorectal oligometastases, radiation dose escalation in inoperable/unresectable non-small cell lung cancers, antitumor effects of a novel agent combination in squamous cell carcinoma, and chemoinductible gene therapy. In addition, he has presented at professional conferences on multiple tumor sites including prostate, lung, head and neck, esophagus, colon, and brain. Dr. Lopez is trained in the following forms of radiation therapy: 3D CRT, IMRT, IGRT, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, LINAC-based Radiosurgery, high-dose-rate Brachytherapy, low-dose-rate Brachytherapy and SBRT. Dr. Lopez is a member of the American Society for Radiation Oncology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Brachytherapy Society, the Radiological Society of North America, and the American Medical Association. "

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Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Adult Development Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Tumor
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Procedures

  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy
  • Brachytherapy
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • New York University School Of Med New York Ny
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Chicago Hospitals and Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Chicago Hospitals and Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Michigan Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lopez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lopez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lopez to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Lopez's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Lopez accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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