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David John Catalano, MD
(541) 608-4263
2825 E Barnett Rd
Medford, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Providence Medford Med Ctr, Medford, Or; Rogue Valley Med Ctr, Medford, Or
Group Practice: Rogue Valley Medical Ctr

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Dr.Mujahid Rizvi
(541) 774-5843
2828 East Barnett Road
Medford, OR
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Sean Thomas Hehn, MD
(541) 774-5853
940 Royal Ave Unit 100
Medford, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1998

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Dawn Lemann, MS
(541) 772-5282
748 State St
Medford, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Craig Haveman
(541) 772-0023
2825 E Barnett Rd
Medford, OR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Richard Kent Karchmer, MD
(541) 608-6634
940 Royal Ave Unit 100
Medford, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1969

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Craig Norman Haveman, MD
(541) 608-4263
2825 Barnett Rd
Medford, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1982

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Charles R Dibb, MD
(541) 774-5853
940 Royal Ave Unit 100
Medford, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Finch U Of Hs/Chicago Med Sch, North Chicago Il 60664
Graduation Year: 1985

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Jere L Sandefur, MD
(541) 770-4263
2825 Barnett Rd
Medford, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1980

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Gordon Metz
(541) 772-0023
2825 E Barnett Rd
Medford, OR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Cancers And Benign Lesion Of The Eyelids Causes And Treatments

Many growths occur on the eyelids, and these growths can be divided into those that are cancerous (about 15-20% of eyelid growths) and those that are non cancerous, or benign (80-85% of eyelid growths). Most of these growths come from the skin of the eyelid itself. It is important to recognize cancerous eyelid growths so they can be removed, just as skin cancers on other parts of the body should be removed, while benign eyelid growths are generally not harmful.

There are several types of cancer that occur on the eyelids. The most common variety (90-95% of eyelid cancers) is basal cell carcinoma, which arises from eyelid skin. Squamous cell carcinoma also grows from eyelid skin, while sebaceous cell carcinoma is a rare cancer of the eyelid oil glands. Melanoma is a cancer of the pigmented cells in the skin. In general, the risk that an eyelid lesion is cancerous increases with a history of heavy sun exposure, previous skin cancers, previous radiation, smoking, or a fair complexion.

Benign eyelid lesions, of which there are many types, can be cosmetically unsightly or irritating but pose less risk to the patients's health. Some of these are precancerous, however over time they can develop into cancer...

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