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  1. Sadeer J. Alzubaidi, M.D.

    Sadeer J. Alzubaidi, M.D.

    Areas of focus:

    Chemoembolization, Cryoablation for cancer, Lymphangiogram with thoracic duct embolization, Microwave ablation for cancer, Radiofrequency ablation for cancer, Transarterial radioembolization , Transjugular or transvenous intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS), Biliary obstruction, Kidney cancer, Liver cancer, Lung cancer, Pulmonary embolism more

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  2. Thomas D. Atwell, M.D.

    Thomas D. Atwell, M.D.

    1. Radiologist
    1. Rochester, MN
    Areas of focus:

    Radiofrequency ablation for cancer, Ultrasound more

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  3. Gregory Frey, M.D., M.P.H.

    Gregory Frey, M.D., M.P.H.

    1. Radiologist
    1. Jacksonville, FL
    Areas of focus:

    Chemoembolization, Coronary angioplasty, Cryoablation for cancer, Endovenous thermal ablation, Percutaneous valve procedures, Radioembolization, Radiofrequency ablation for cancer, Uterine artery embolization, Uterine fibroids, Venous insufficiency more

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  4. Matthew T. Gettman, M.D.

    Matthew T. Gettman, M.D.

    1. Urologist
    1. Rochester, MN
    Areas of focus:

    Cryotherapy, Nephrectomy, Prostatectomy, Radiofrequency ablation for cancer, Robotic surgery more

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  5. Adyr A. Moss, M.D.

    Adyr A. Moss, M.D.

    1. General Surgeon
    1. Phoenix, AZ
    Areas of focus:

    Kidney transplant, Liver transplant, Living donor kidney transplant, Living donor liver transplant, Pancreas transplant, Radiofrequency ablation for cancer, Robotic surgery, Colon cancer, Hepatocellular carcinoma, Pancreatic cancer more

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  6. John J. Schmitz, M.D.

    John J. Schmitz, M.D.

    1. Radiologist
    1. Rochester, MN
    Areas of focus:

    Catheter insertion, Cryoablation for cancer, CT scan, Fine needle aspiration, Joint injection, Microwave ablation for cancer, Percutaneous ablation, Peripheral nerve block, Radiofrequency ablation, Radiofrequency ablation for cancer, Thyroid fine needle aspiration, Ultrasound, Ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration, Abscess, Arthritis, Bone metastasis, Cancer, Hepatocellular carcinoma, Infection, Liver problems, Pleural effusion, Pneumothorax, Renal cell carcinoma, Thyroid cancer, Thyroid nodules more

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Mayo Clinic radiologists are studying ways to improve and expand the use of radiofrequency ablation for cancer. Learn more about radiology research.

Cancer research is conducted in coordination with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center receives funding from the NCI and is designated as a comprehensive cancer center — recognition for an institution's scientific excellence and multidisciplinary resources focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.


See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors on radiofrequency ablation for cancer on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Research Profiles

Radiofrequency ablation for cancer care at Mayo Clinic

Feb. 08, 2018
  1. Townsend CM Jr, et al. Principles of preoperative and operative surgery. In: Sabiston Textbook of Surgery: The Biological Basis of Modern Surgical Practice. 20th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Elsevier; 2017. Accessed Aug. 14, 2017.
  2. Moynihan TJ (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Sept. 20, 2017.
  3. Depuy DE. Image-guided ablation of lung tumors. Accessed Aug. 17, 2017.
  4. Niederhuber JE, et al., eds. Nonsurgical focal therapy for renal tumors. In: Abeloff's Clinical Oncology. 5th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier; 2014. Accessed Aug. 14, 2017.
  5. Niederhuber JE, et al., eds. Liver metastases. In: Abeloff's Clinical Oncology. 5th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier; 2014. Accessed Aug. 14, 2017.
  6. Bergman JJ. Barrett's esophagus: Treatment with radiofrequency ablation. Accessed Aug. 17, 2017.
  7. Menash ET, et al. Radiofrequency ablation for biliary malignancies. Current Opinion in Gastroenterology. 2016;32:238.
  8. Thompson SM, et al. Image-guided thermal ablative therapies in the treatment of sarcoma. Current Treatment Options in Oncology. 2017;18:25.

Radiofrequency ablation for cancer