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Virginia Cancer Specialists Videos

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Physician Spotlight: Geoffrey D Moorer, MD, Virginia Cancer Specialists, Medical Oncologist

Physician Spotlight: Geoffrey D. Moorer, M.D., Medical Oncologist. “One of the most rewarding things about being an oncologist is about the relationships your form with patients… Every cancer patient and their family are different, with their own unique needs. My goal is to design an individual treatment plan to help each and every one of my patients to achieve the best outcome possible.” Dr. Geoffrey Moorer Primary Location: Woodbridge Office

Physician Spotlight: John Feigert, M.D., Medical Oncologist, Virginia Cancer Specialists

“What an exciting time to be treating cancer patients! The advances in treatment over the past few years now generate tremendous optimism that you can see on our patient’s faces.” Dr. John Feigert, Arlington Office, Virginia Cancer Specialists

Physician Spotlight: Hernan Vargas, M.D., F.A.C.S., Breast Surgeon, Virginia Cancer Specialists

Dr. Hernan Vargas is a Breast Surgeon in Northern Virginia. He believes in a covenant relationship with each patient and family. His goal is to provide the highest quality patient-centered care within a multidisciplinary group of like-minded individuals that results in a personalized treatment plan for each patient the team is privileged to serve. “Breast cancer patients meet us at one of the most vulnerable times in their life. For those of us who see this as a calling and not just a job, we have the privilege of helping patients, guiding them at this time when they need it most. ” Hernan Vargas, MD, FACS

Physician Spotlight: Stephanie Akbari, M.D., F.A.C.S. Breast Surgeon, Virginia Cancer Specialists

Dr Stephanie Akbari, Virginia Cancer Specialists – From benign breast problems to breast cancer it’s my passion to keep informed of the latest treatments and technologies that benefit my patients. I love working with an experienced and dedicated team of physicians who work to personalize and tailor each treatment plan to best meet the needs of the patient as an individual – and the family as a whole.

Physician Spotlight: Alex Spira, M.D., PhD, F.A.C.P., Medical Oncologist

“Getting a diagnosis of cancer is the most challenging thing any patient and family will have to go through. My job is to provide the most comprehensive options for patients, with state-of-the-art care and compassion.” Alex Spira, MD