Welcome to the Department of Radiation Oncology

Froedtert and Medical College Clinical Cancer Center

The Department of Radiation Oncology at the Medical College of Wisconsin has received the distinction of being a Radiation Oncology Accredited Facility through the American College of Radiology. This means that our department has the staff, expertise, and equipment to treat every type of cancer within our practice. The Department of Radiation Oncology consists of 16 physicians, 13 physicists, 1 physician assistant, 2 advance practice nurse practitioners, 8 medical residents, 4 physics residents, 5 physics postdoctoral fellows, 12 administrative staff and an internationally acclaimed radiation biology lab.

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Departmental Statistics

  • 2,400 consults/year
  • 8,000 follow-ups/year
  • 30,000 procedures/year
  • Top outpatient diagnoses:
    Prostate Cancer, Breast Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Lung Cancer, Brain Cancer and Gynecological Cancer

Best Doctors 2014

The Department of Radiation Oncology is proud of our physicians who were recognized and listed in Best Doctors® in America 2014-2015 database.

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Radiation Oncology in the News

Dr. Kelly Discusses Importance of Early Breast Cancer Detection

May 13 - In an interview with Fox-TV/Channel 6, Dr. Tracy Kelly (Radiation Oncology) discussed the importance of early breast cancer detection. Channel 6 is partnering with Froedtert & MCW to support Buddy Check 6, a public service initiative to remind women to perform breast self-examinations on the 6th of every month. Fox 6 Now

Dr. Lawton Comments on ASTRO List of Five Radiation Treatments Not for Routine Use

Dec. 18 - The ASCO Post (American Society for Radiation Oncology) quotes Dr. Colleen Lawton on the importance of the society’s second list of five radiation oncology treatments that should not be used routinely in clinical practice. Dr. Lawton is Chair of ASTRO’s Board of Directors. Asco Post

Contact Radiation Oncology

Mailing Address

Department of Radiation Oncology
The Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Physical Location and Shipping Address

Department of Radiation Oncology
Froedtert Hospital, Third Floor-East Clinics
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

(414) 805-4400 | Fax: (414) 805-4369

Maps & Directions to MCW

Maps & Directions to Froedtert Hospital

Radiation Oncology Site Map

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The Department of Radiation Oncology and its affiliated sites are accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO). Learn more about ACR-ASTRO accreditation.

Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-8296
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