In this day in the life episode, we will discover how an oncologist spends their day. Oncologist specialists have an enormous responsibility. Oncology is the practice of treating people who have been diagnosed with cancer and the types of oncologists include medical, surgical and radiation. (Source: Cancer.net)
An oncologist’s roles involves patient relationship from the time of diagnosis to discussing various treatments of the specific cancer, in addition to walking the patient through where the cancer is located and what to expect and helping the patient to maintain a quality of life throughout this journey. It takes a compassion for an individual to pursue this field of medicine.
Take a look at this video featuring Dr. Nikesh Jasani as he shares how he plans his day.