Duluth Radiation Oncologists
- 5 Board certified
- 2 Award winners
- 4 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 7.5 minutes
What are Radiation Oncology Doctors?
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 Duluth, MN has a population of approximately 315,202 people. There are 6 radiation oncologists near Duluth, which gives it a ratio of 1 radiation oncologist per 52,534 residents or a ratio of 1 radiation oncologist per 21,338 households. There are 128,026 households in Duluth.