Dr. Mahmood is board certified and treats all types of cancer including blood disorders. Playing the primary role in the care of cancer patients, the oncologists at Meritus Hematology & Oncology collaborate with pathologists, radiologists, surgeons and radiation oncologists to create customized treatment plans for patients. Medical oncologists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer using chemotherapy and other targeted therapies. The oncologists at Meritus Hematology & Oncology Specialists help patients understand the meaning of cancer stages, treatment options, treatment side effects and risks and lifestyle changes. They work closely with patients to develop the right course to treat their cancer, relieve their symptoms and improve their lives.