Why Smilow Cancer Hospital for Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology Services at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven combine the most important considerations for cancer patients who are in need of radiation therapy: the latest treatment methods and highly skilled, patient-centered care.

In affiliation with Yale School of Medicine's Department of Therapeutic Radiology and the National Cancer Institute-designated Yale Cancer Center, the staff of Radiation Oncology Services carefully customize treatment plans for each patient to optimize benefit while minimizing radiation exposure to surrounding healthy tissue. In addition to treatments, full clinic services are also available, including patient consultations and follow-up visits for patients who have completed their prescribed course of radiation therapy.

Our Team

Radiation Oncology Services at Smilow Cancer Hospital is staffed by radiation oncologists who simultaneously hold full-time faculty appointments at Yale School of Medicine. An attending physician is on the premises at all times and works closely with our highly experienced staff of nurses, radiation therapists, medical physicists and dosimetrists. Support staff members are always available to explain the treatments and answer patients' questions.

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Clinical Trials

Radiation Oncology Services at Smilow Cancer Hospital offers clinical trials for patients through the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation.

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