The Department of Radiation Oncology at the Comprehensive Cancer Center of Duke University Medical Center provides state of the art anti-cancer therapy for a wide variety of tumor types.
Our primary goal at Duke Radiation Oncology is to provide expert, compassionate, and prompt clinical service to our patients. To achieve this goal, we are also committed to generating new knowledge about the causes, prevention, and treatment of cancer, and in inspiring future generations of clinicians with a dedication to patient care. We are one of the
' largest and most active academic radiation oncology programs, with a focus on research programs that translate directly “from bench to bedside.” Above all, we recognize that our main responsibility is to the patients we serve.
What Patients say about Duke Radation Oncology
“Everyone in the clinic takes an interest in the whole person. This personalized care helps create a "calming" atmosphere in what could be an otherwise stressful situation.”
“I received kindness, compassion, understanding, and empathy, in addition to receiving the very best cutting edge health care.”
“Coming for treatment is not easy, but the whole staff has been wonderful. The people make the place what it is.”