Dr. Elmo R Acio - NPI #1619967999

Nuclear Medicine Doctor located in Washington, DC

District Of Columbia Washington Nuclear Medicine Dr. Elmo R Acio Information


Dr. Elmo R Acio is a male Nuclear Medicine Doctor (taxonomy code 207U00000X) located in Washington, District Of Columbia. Dr. Elmo R Acio's NPI Number is #1619967999 and has been listed in the NPI registry for 11 years. Dr. Elmo R Acio's practice location is listed as: 110 Irving St Nw Washington, DC 20010-3017 and can be reached via phone at (202) 877-6066.

Nuclear Medicine Taxonomy

The taxonomy code for Dr. Elmo R Acio's main specialty, Nuclear Medicine, is 207U00000X. A nuclear medicine specialist employs the properties of radioactive atoms and molecules in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and in research. Radiation detection and imaging instrument systems are used to detect disease as it changes the function and metabolism of normal cells, tissues and organs. A wide variety of diseases can be found in this way, usually before the structure of the organ involved by the disease can be seen to be abnormal by any other techniques. Early detection of coronary artery disease (including acute heart attack), early cancer detection and evaluation of the effect of tumor treatment, diagnosis of infection and inflammation anywhere in the body and early detection of blood clot in the lungs are all possible with these techniques. Unique forms of radioactive molecules can attack and kill cancer cells (e.g., lymphoma, thyroid cancer) or can relieve the severe pain of cancer that has spread to bone



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Health Care Provider Information
 NPI # 1619967999
 Phone (202) 877-6066
 Fax (301) 652-6332
110 Irving St Nw
Washington, DC 20010-3017
 Gender M
 Website Not provided
  • Nuclear Medicine (DC)
Business Information
  • Sole Proprietor? No
  • Is Sub-Organization? Not Available
  • Parent Org Name: Not Available
 Updated 3/4/2008
 Added 10/26/2005
 Viewed on 10/24/2016
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