Dr. George Kao MD

  • Radiation Oncology Carterville, IL

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About

Dr. George Kao, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Carterville, IL, with other offices in Carbondale, IL and Carbondale, IL. He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Radiation Oncology. Dr. Kao is affiliated with Heartland Regional Medical Center, Herrin Hospital Herrin, Illinois and St Joseph`s Hospital Murphysboro, Illinois. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. George Kao has the following 3 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

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.

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Locations & Directions

SIH Cancer Institute

1400 Pin Oak Dr
Carterville, IL 62918

Memorial Hospital of Carbondale

405 W Jackson St
Carbondale, IL 62901

Memorial Hospital

600 W Main St
Carbondale, IL 62901

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