Radiation Oncology  

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Targeted Radiation Therapy Personalized to You

If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, radiation therapy may be part of your treatment plan.  


The Penn Medicine | Virtua Cancer Program offers personalized treatments based on your needs. With convenient locations throughout South Jersey and staffed by caring, expertly trained specialists, you’ll receive the most advanced radiation therapy that precisely targets cancer cells while sparing normal tissue. Our goal is to deliver an optimal dose of radiation to destroy tumors and keep them from reoccurring, while minimizing potential side effects.

Why Choose Virtua for Radiation Therapy?

Your Care Team

The Penn Medicine | Virtua Health Radiation Oncology Program is led by an experienced group of board-certified, fellowship-trained radiation oncologists who specialize in cancer treatment techniques.


Radiation Oncologists:

• Deborah Butzbach, MD

• Alexis Harvey, MD

• Catherine Kim, MD

• David Wilson, MD

• John Wilson, MD

 

Our collaborative team also includes medical physicists, dosimetrists (implements treatment plan), radiation therapists, radiation oncology nurses, oncology social workers, oncology nurse navigators, and dietitians. Our multidisciplinary approach allows our experts to build personalized plans to treat you as a whole person, not just your disease.

National Accreditation

radiation-oncology-accreditationThe American College of Radiology has recognized Virtua with the Radiation Oncology Practice Accreditation (ROPA) for meeting the highest level of quality and radiation safety. 

This accreditation ensures that the Penn Medicine | Virtua Health Radiation Oncology Program has successfully completed a vigorous third-party evaluation of our team, equipment, quality control measures, and patient safety protocols. 

 

Advanced Therapies

You’ll find the most advanced radiation therapy techniques at the Penn Medicine | Virtua Health Radiation Oncology Program. Our experienced team will work with you to recommend an approach that is best suited for your condition. Treatment techniques include:


Proton Therapy: Delivers radiation through proton beam therapy, providing targeted radiation into the tumor


Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS): Delivers radiation to small areas within the brain


Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT): Delivers radiation to small areas within the body, such as the lung and spine


High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy: Delivers radiation directly into the tumor to treat types of gynecologic, breast, and non-melanoma skin cancers


Volumetric Arc Radiotherapy (VMAT): Delivers continuous radiation as the machine rotates, often used for head, neck, and prostate cancers


Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT): Targeting system delivers higher doses of radiation to the tumor while preserving nearby healthy tissue


Image-Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT): Image matching technology targets and tracks the tumor for precise delivery of radiation


Inspiration Breath Hold (DIBH): Delivers radiation to the chest while avoiding the heart

Radiation Oncology - Your Journey Ahead


Radiation therapy is a valuable and proven treatment option for those battling cancer.

 

The Penn Medicine Virtua oncology team includes world renowned clinicians offering the most advanced techniques.

 

Watch the following video to learn how we are with you every step of the way in your journey.

How to Prepare for Radiation Therapy

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Frequently Asked Questions about Radiation Oncology

If radiation therapy is part of your cancer treatment plan, here are answers to some commonly asked questions.

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Radiation Therapy: What to Expect

At Penn Medicine | Virtua Health Radiation Oncology, we work closely with you and your loved ones so you understand and feel more comfortable with your treatment plan. Read about what to expect during your treatment.

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Locations

Virtua radiation oncology sites in Voorhees and Washington Township are departments of Virtua Voorhees Hospital. Virtua radiation oncology site in Moorestown is a department of Virtua Memorial Hospital.
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Penn Medicine | Virtua Cancer Program - Voorhees

200 Bowman Drive
Voorhees, NJ 08043

Phone: 856-247-7370

Virtua Primary Care - Washington Township

Penn Medicine | Virtua Cancer Program - Washington Township

239 Hurffville - Cross Keys Road
Sewell, NJ 08080

Phone: 856-341-8400

Virtua Samson Cancer Center - Moorestown

Virtua Samson Cancer Center - Moorestown

350 Young Avenue (in the Moorestown Commons Shopping Center) 
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Phone: 856-206-4700

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