|Radiation Therapy Team|
Radiation Oncologist: A physician specially trained in the evaluation of patients who may undergo radiation therapy as well as the administration of radiation treatments.
Dr. Kevin Yiee attended UCLA, graduated with a master’s degree in Public Health from Yale University and attended medical school at University of California San Francisco. He completed his residency at Loma Linda University in Radiation Oncology. Dr. Yiee is the Medical Director for the Saint Elizabeth Radiation therapy department and is the Principal Investigator for NCI’s Community Cancer Centers Program. Dr. Yiee is also fluent in Spanish and Taiwanese.
Radiation Oncology Nurse: works collaboratively with the radiation oncologists and radiation therapists caring for the patient at the time of consultation, during treatments and with follow-up care. The registered nurse is trained in oncology and provides support and counseling while also being readily accessible to patients throughout their course of treatment as their needs change.
Dosimetrists: work with the radiation oncologist and the medical physicist to develop a number of treatment plans and calculate the proper radiation dose that can best destroy the tumor while sparing normal tissue.