Message from the Department Chair
At the UAMS Radiation Oncology Center, we deliver world-class expertise in radiation oncology treatments for cancer patients in Arkansas and the surrounding regions. As an integral part of the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, we provide a comprehensive and multidisciplinary team approach to treatment for cancer patients.
Our team offers cutting-edge technologies to provide the latest in radiation treatments including, intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), ACCURAY Tomotherapy HDA, high-dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy, stereotactic body radiation treatment (SBRT), stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), Gamma Knife and pediatric oncology in conjunction with Arkansas Children’s Hospital.
Also, as Arkansas’ only academic health sciences research center, UAMS conducts world-class and federally funded basic, translational and clinical cancer research and educates future generations of radiation oncologists and medical physicists to serve cancer patients in Arkansas.
Fen Xia, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman
Department of Radiation Oncology, UAMS