The Department of Radiation Oncology is an integral part of the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center Pulmonary Oncology/Lung Cancer Group. This group consists of a dedicated pulmonary medicine specialist, a medical oncology (chemotherapy) lung cancer specialist, two thoracic cancer surgeons and a radiation oncologist with a special interest in treating lung cancers and other intrathoracic tumors.
Technology available includes IMRT and CyberKnife.. CyberKnife Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) has been proven to be particularly useful in the definitive treatment of early-stage lung cancer when surgery cannot be performed.
Appointment line: (202) 444-3320
Appointment hours: Monday - Friday, 8a.m. - 5 p.m.