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Welcome to Radiation Oncology


Since its inception in 1983, the U-M Department of Radiation Oncology has built and maintained its distinguished position as a national leader in providing first-rate cancer care and producing cutting-edge research to advance the effectiveness and success of cancer treatment.

Today, under the leadership of Dr. Theodore Lawrence (Max S Wicha, MD Distinguished Professor of Oncology, UM Comprehensive Cancer Center Director and Dept. of Radiation Oncology Chair), the department enjoys a well-earned reputation as an authority in treating cancer patients.