Banner MD Anderson Radiation Physics

About Us

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center, located in Gilbert, Arizona, joins Banner Health, one of the country’s largest nonprofit hospital systems, with MD Anderson Cancer Center, internationally renowned for its cancer treatment and research, to deliver unprecedented levels of cancer care in Arizona.Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center joins Banner Health, one of the country’s largest nonprofit hospital systems, with MD Anderson, internationally renowned for its cancer treatment and research, to deliver unprecedented levels of cancer care in Arizona.

The Division of Radiation Oncology currently treats over 2000 patients per year on 10 treatment Medical Linear Accelerators and 3 HDR afterloaders between four sites in the Phoenix area. The Division of Radiation Oncology has over 15 faculty and professional staff involved in clinical medical physics activities. Banner M.D. Anderson is a smoke free environment. 

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Programs and Campuses

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center 
This location supports three Varian TrueBeams and two Elekta Versas. They also have a Nucleotron HDR unit. Special procedures such as total skin electron therapy are provided at this campus. Banner MD Anderson is staffed with three full time physicists and four dosimetrists. It also serves as the hub for our medical physics residents.

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at Banner Desert
This location has a Varian TrueBeam and Varian Trilogy. Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at Banner Desert is staffed with one physicist and one dosimetrist.

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix
This location has two Truebeams and one Nucleotron HDR unit. Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at Banner University is staffed with two medical physicists and one dosimetrist.

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at Banner Thunderbird
This location has a Varian TrueBeam and Elekta Axesse, as well as a Nucleotron HDR unit. Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at Banner Thunderbird is staffed by one medical physicist and one medical dosimetrist.

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at Banner Boswell
This location has an Elekta Versa linear accelerator and is staffed by one medical physicist and one medical dosimetrist.

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at McKee Medical Center
This location has a Varian TrueBeam and a GammaMed HDR. Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at McKee Medical Center is staffed with one and a half medical physicists and one dosimetrist.

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at North Colorado Medical Center
This location has a Varian TrueBeam and a GammaMed HDR. Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center at McKee Medical Center is staffed with one and a half medical physicists and one dosimetrist.

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