Radiation Therapy Cancer Treatment

Radiation Therapy

At the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute, we are dedicated to personalized medicine - tailoring the latest radiation therapy technology and many other cancer treatment options for each patient. We’ll help you choose the most effective therapy for your cancer.

Our Radiation Therapy Experts

The OHSU Knight Cancer Institute has doctors that are radiation oncologists who have dedicated their careers to providing the safest, most effective cancer treatment and care. They are also medical researchers who help develop new radiation treatments and train other radiation oncologists around the world.

Our radiation therapy experts include:

  • Seven medical physicists – the largest team in the region
  • A full staff of certified dosimetrists
  • Highly trained radiation therapists and oncology nurses

Meet a Team Member

Wolfram Laub, Ph.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
Director of medical physics

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Meet the whole radiation therapy team

Our Precise Radiation Treatment Technology

At the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute, we use the latest radiation therapy technology. Our radiation treatment options include:

  • TomoTherapy® TomoHD™ radiation therapy for pediatric and adult cancers
  • Intrabeam for breast cancer; we are one of only a few centers in the United States with this technology
  • Novalis Tx™  treatment for brain tumors and other cancers
  • Seven different imaging types for high-quality scans
More radiation therapy technology

Varian Trilogy System

The Varian Trilogy system uses Real-time Position Management® to track tumors during external beam radiation therapy.

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