About Radiation Oncology
Our mission is to provide the latest radiation oncology services in a supportive environment to help our patients cope with their cancer and its treatment. This goal is made possible by more than 140 years of specialized expertise between our team of physicians working to provide the best care possible.
This team is a key part of the UK Markey Cancer Center, an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center, and builds upon the center’s standard for specialty care, expertise, and research to complete more than 20,000 treatments each year. Find more information about our team and research below.
Innovative care begins with research and development. UK Radiation Oncology strives to develop new treatments and also to personalize treatments for individualized care. As part of an NCI-designated center, our research is forward thinking and often based on leading-edge clinical trials.