River Forest Radiation Oncologists
- 2 Board certified
- 2 Reviews
- Average rating is 3 stars
- Average wait time is 27.5 minutes
Top Radiation Oncologists in River Forest, IL
7420 Central Ave
River Forest, IL 60305
- Medical Oncology
- Radiation Oncology
- 11 years experience
- 4 star hospital
- Board certified
- 3 star medical school
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 for in order to maximize the therapeutic benefits.
The area of River Forest, IL has a population of approximately 11,172 people. There are 2 radiation oncologists near River Forest, which gives it a ratio of 1 radiation oncologist per 5,586 residents or a ratio of 1 radiation oncologist per 1,981 households. There are 3,961 households in River Forest.