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Dr. Joseph Simpson Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Joseph Simpson has the following 3 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.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • 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.

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  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Brain Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Cancer (CNS Neoplasm)
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Lung Cancer
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Barnes Jewish Hospital

    1 Barnes Jewish Hospital Plz
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

  • Missouri Baptist Hospital Sullivan

    751 Sappington Bridge Rd
    Sullivan, MO 63080

  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

    12634 Olive Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63141

  • Siteman Cancer Center
  • Christian Hospital
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital

    1 Childrens Pl
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

  • Christian Hospital Northwest

    1225 Graham Rd
    Florissant, MO 63031

  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • Harvard Medical School

    Graduated in 1973

  • Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Residency

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