Roanoke Radiation Oncologists
- 2 Board certified
- 1 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 30 minutes
Top Radiation Oncologists in Roanoke, VA
2013 Jefferson St SW
Roanoke, VA 24014
- Radiation Oncology
- Rated 4 stars by patients
- 4 star hospital
- 4 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 Roanoke, VA has a population of approximately 165,571 people. There are 2 radiation oncologists near Roanoke, which gives it a ratio of 1 radiation oncologist per 82,786 residents or a ratio of 1 radiation oncologist per 35,408 households. There are 70,815 households in Roanoke.