Thomas J. Whitaker, Ph.D.

  1. Radiologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • SBRT
  • Breatheld gated delivery of external beam therapy
  • Low dose brachytherapy
  • High dose brachytherapy
  • Implementation of proton therapy
  • Clinical medical physics
  • Partial breast irradiation using external beam, Cyberknife, and high dose brachytherapy
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy
  • Stereotactic body radiation therapy
  • Commissioning of Varian Clinac, Elekta Synergy, and Accuray Cyberknife radiation therapy accelerators
  • Commissioning of Philips Pinnacle and Accuray Multiplan radiation therapy treatment planning systems
  1. 2006
    ResidentDepartment of Radiation Oncology, Indiana University School of Medicine
  2. 2004
    Ph.D. - Nuclear PhysicsDepartment of Physics, Indiana University
  3. 2001
    MS - PhysicsDepartment of Physics, Indiana University
  4. 1999
    BS - PhysicsEastern New Mexico University

Certifications

  1. 2010
    Therapeutic Medical PhysicsAmerican Board of Radiology

Professional memberships

  1. 2006 - 2012
    MemberCyberknife Society
  2. 2004 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine

Publications