Shilpa Vyas, MD

Assistant Professor of Oncology
Radiation Medicine
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Medical Director
Dorothy G. Griffin Radiation Oncology Center Oneida, NY (opening June 2019)
Areas of Expertise: 
External beam radiation therapy for cancers at all sites through 3D conformal, Intensity Modulated and Image guided techniques
Stereotactic radiation therapy for Cranial tumors (both malignant and benign) and Extra-cranial tumors including Lung, Spine and GI tumors
HDR brachytherapy for Gynecological, Skin, Head and neck, Breast & sarcomas
LDR Brachytherapy: Prostate
Proton therapy: Multi-site cancer treatment with Protons including pediatrics, CNS, Head and Neck, Thoracic and GI malignancies
Special Interests: 
Gastrointestinal and Gynecological cancers

Biography

I am a board-certified radiation oncologist with multiple years of experience in treating various cancers, including head and neck, breast, thoracic, gastrointestinal, gynecological and genitourinary malignancies.

I believe in providing my patients with the best possible care by providing state-of-the-art radiation treatment along with compassionate attention to their overall needs. It is very overwhelming to be diagnosed with cancer. My job is to educate my patients so they can choose their treatment with confidence and feel optimistic about their decision. I want to be a part of their difficult journey and provide the best possible support to them in their fight against this deadly disease.

Background

Education and Training: 
2001 - MBBS - Gandhi Medical College, Barkatullah University, Bhopal, India
Residency: 
2011-2015 - Radiation Oncology, Baylor-Scott & White Program, Texas A&M University, Temple, TX
Fellowship: 
2015-2016 - Senior Fellow, Proton Therapy, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Board Certification: 
2016 - American Board of Radiology
Professional Experience: 
2016-2018 - Consultant Radiation Oncologist, Swedish Cancer Institute, Seattle, WA