I provide oversight and supervision of clinical radiation oncology at UPMC/St. Clair Hospital Cancer Center/University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute. My clinical practice includes external beam radiotherapy for benign and malignant diseases via 3D conformal, intensity modulated techniques with and without image guidance techniques.
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