AboutDr. Kurt Snyder, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brewer, ME. He has 13 years of experience. His specialties include Radiation Oncology and Radiology. Dr. Snyder is affiliated with Eastern Maine Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Kurt Snyder 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.
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.
- Hodgkin's Lymphoma
- Radiation Therapy
Dr. Snyder is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Eastern Maine Medical Center
489 State St
Bangor, ME 04401
13 Years Experience
Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
Graduated in 2000