David M. Routman, M.D.

  1. Radiation Oncologist


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Dr. David Routman is a radiation oncologist in the Department of Radiation Oncology, Rochester, MN. Dr. Routman has special interest in complex tumors of the head and neck and central nervous system as well as emerging technologies in radiation oncology.

He is active in research with the goal to improve the quality of life and outcomes for patients undergoing treatment for cancer. He has published studies in many oncology journals and is involved in leading clinical trials.

His work has been recognized by the American College of Radiation Oncology and the American Society of Therapeutic Oncology.

  • Head and Neck Malignancies
  • Central Nervous Malignancies
  • Proton Therapy
  • Remote Patient Monitoring
  • Patient Reported Outcomes
  • Cancer Biomarkers
  • Advanced Treatment Planning
  1. 2016
    Internship - Preliminary MedicineKaiser Permanente
  2. 2015
    Doctorate of MedicineKeck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
  3. 2005
    BA - Molecular and Cell Biology PsychologyUniversity of California Berkeley

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award (RSNA)Mayo Clinic
  2. 2019
    Late Breaking Abstract selected for Best of ASTROAmerican Society for Radiation Oncology
  3. 2019
    Eagles 5th District Cancer Research Award (Grant)5th District Eagles Cancer Telethon
  4. 2018
    Outstanding Abstract Travel AwardAmerican College of Radiation Oncology
  5. 2015
    Honor SocietyAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  6. 2014
    Beverly Brines Scholarship for Outstanding Community ServiceKeck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
  7. 2014
    Schweitzer FellowshipKeck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    MemberRadiation Oncology Research Executive Committee
  2. 2019 - 2020
    DelegateMinnesota Medical Association
  3. 2017 - 2020
    DelegateRadiation Oncology Education Committee
  4. 2016 - present
    Bronze LevelMayo Clinic Quality Academy
  5. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
  6. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Radiation Oncology
  7. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Radiation Oncology
  8. 2015 - present
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society