We actually have a physicist and dosimetrist
in the department who manage those kinds of things.
A physicist and dosimetrist
work together to construct a beam arrangement that will deliver the desired therapeutic dose to the tumor volume while minimizing the amount of radiation that will be delivered to the adjacent normal tissues.
This combination should result in better treatment plans with fewer back-and-forth consultations between the physician and the dosimetrist
who creates the treatment plan based on the physician's prescription.
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One son has a doctorate in nutritional biochemistry; another is a senior radiation dosimetrist
at Yale-New Haven Hospital.
Radiation therapists follow a treatment plan that they develop in consultation with a radiation oncologist (a physician who specializes in radiologic medicine) and a dosimetrist
(a technician who calculates the dose of radiation that will be used for treatment).
Kim Johnson, BS, RT, CMD, medical dosimetrist
, Texas Oncology, P.
The Multiple Prescriptions option in Monaco is the single biggest thing to assist my workflow and efficiency," says Mark Mayhew, Dosimetrist
, Southeast Cancer Center, Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
A certified medical dosimetrist
with 22 years of experience and two radiation therapy educators each with 25-plus years of experience.
He attended the Cancer Therapy and Research Center in San Antonio, Texas, to learn dosimetry and today works as a senior dosimetrist
with Swedish Medical Center's Cancer Institute in Seattle.
He is a principal nuclear medicine dosimetrist
with the Dade Moeller Health Group, Richland, Washington, a leading medical physics services provider.
ROR) in conjunction with the American Association of Medical Dosimetrist