Hear from Dr. Baldassarre (Dino) Stea about the latest research and advancements in Oncology happening at the University of Arizona Cancer Center.
The Center is designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as a Comprehensive Cancer Center. This designation, the NCI’s highest, is reserved for centers focusing on patient care, research, prevention, education, outreach and training.
Since his appointment with The University of Arizona Cancer Center, Dr. Stea has served as Director of the Radiation Oncology Residency Training Program from 1995-1998, and has been Dedical Director of the Department since 1997. Dr. Stea has been head professor of the Department of Radiation Oncology since 2003. Dr. Stea is board-certified in radiation oncology, and specializes in the treatment of malignant and benign brain tumors using stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). He developed the stereotactic radiosurgery program at the University of Arizona, and has more than 20 years of experience in the field. He received the UMC “Patient’s Choice Award” for outstanding communication and excellence in patient care 1994, 1995 and 1998, and has been listed among The Best Doctors in America since 1996.
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