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Dr. Cindy Scharfen Is this you?


Dr. Cindy Scharfen has the following 2 specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

    A radiation oncologist is a physician who specializes in the use of nuclear medicine in diagnosing and treating cancer in a patient.
    These doctors work in concert with other cancer specialists in order to determine the best form of treatment for a specific patient. Radiation oncologists are in charge of determining the correct dose of radiation to be used in treatments like radiotherapy and chemotherapy, as well as the appropriate amount of time that radiation should be administered in order to maximize the therapeutic benefits.

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • America's Top Doctors®

    (2012, 2013)

  • Regional Top Doctors


  • Expertise

    4 Expertise

  • Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Scharfen is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Palm Drive Hospital

    501 Petaluma Ave
    Sebastopol, CA 95472

  • Sutter Pacific Community Provider Network
  • Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa-Chanate Campus
  • Sutter Warrack Hospital

    2449 Summerfield Rd
    Santa Rosa, CA 95405

  • Petaluma Valley Hospital

    400 N McDowell Blvd
    Petaluma, CA 94954

  • Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa Opens in new window
  • Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital

    1165 Montgomery Dr
    Santa Rosa, CA 95405

  • Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa

    3325 Chanate Rd
    Santa Rosa, CA 95404

  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • University Of California San Francisco School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

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