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Chair's Welcome

Ronald Chen, M.D. MPH FASCO FASTRO
Joe and Jean Brandmeyer Endowed Professor
Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology
University of Kansas Cancer Center

Ronald ChenWe are an integral part of the University of Kansas Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center in the State of Kansas and in the Kansas City area. Patients coming to KU will receive the most advanced treatments from our world-class physicians, who work with a team of providers to treat not only the cancer but the entire patient. Our cutting-edge research including clinical trials continues to improve cancer treatments to increase cure rates, decrease treatment-related side effects, and improve quality of life. Our faculty members give lectures across the US and internationally on the latest in cancer treatments, and write books and guidelines defining the standards of care for various cancers. We are also proud to be the only department in Kansas and in the Kansas City area accredited to train the next generation of radiation oncologists and physicists. As part of one of the nation's premier Cancer Centers, our world-class team looks forward to meeting you.

Why choose KU Radiation Oncology?

When faced with cancer, you want the best hope for a cure.  At the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Kansas Health System and Cancer Center, each of our physicians are recognized in their chosen disease site-specific disciplines and are teachers and researchers in addition to compassionate care providers.  They are experts in their chosen disciplines.  As a result, our team is recognized nationally as a leader in cancer research, care and education.  We are breaking barriers to beat cancer.

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School of Medicine

Radiation Oncology
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-588-5000