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Dr. Forrest Swan specializes in hematology / oncology, medical oncology in Abingdon, Virginia.
Dr. Forrest Swan has been compared 231 times. Details of Dr. Swan's 36 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at University of Illinois at Chicago are available on your free doctor report.
Dr. Forrest Swan identified specializing in
Hematology / Oncology and Medical OncologyMedical Oncology
An internist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer and other benign and malignant tumors. This specialist decides on and administers chemotherapy for malignancy, as well as consulting with surgeons and radiotherapists on other treatments for cancer..
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Dr. Swan attended medical school at University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine and graduated in 1978 having 36 years experience.
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