CyberKnife® System Experience for Partial Breast Irradiation

October 2, 2019

Presented by Asal Rahimi, M.D., MS – U.T. Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Dr. Rahimi is an Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center and focuses on breast radiation. She is also the Director of Clinical Research for the Department of Radiation Oncology and oversees more than 100 clinical trials in the department.  Dr. Rahimi has focused her clinical research on developing stereotactic partial breast irradiation techniques for early stage breast cancer.  

While Dr. Rahimi is focused on treating breast cancer patients at UT Southwestern, she has skill and experience in a number of different areas of radiation therapy, including head and neck IMRT, lung SBRT, spine SBRT, liver SBRT.  Her work has been published in major journals including CancerInternational Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics, Journal of Cancer, and she is a regular presenter at meetings of the American Society for Radiation Oncology.

Moderated by Jonathan Haas, M.D. – NYU Winthrop Hospital, Mineola, NY