The Department of Radiation Oncology offers the full range of services
using radiation for all patients, from pediatric to adult. Our linear accelerators
provide IMRT, IGRT, electromagnetic tracking and robotic table adjustments.
We perform a full range of radioactive implants (brachytherapy) from HDR out-patient treatment to permanent prostate implants and intraoperative
work. Our focused radiation program can perform stereotactic radiosurgery
(SRS) and body radiosurgery (SBRT) all in a convenient out-patient
For your safety, we have the most full time physicists on Staten
Island ensuring your treatment is correct. Our therapists are all certified.
The Radiation Oncology Department was recently awarded a three-year term of accreditation as a result of a recent survey by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO).
SIUH is one of only 16 accredited radiation oncology sites in New York City, and 293 nationwide.