In Good Hands

You can be comfortable knowing that our specialists have trained at some of the most prestigious cancer centers in the country. Our reputation as thought leaders in radiation oncology is backed by over 150 publications and presentations nationally and around the world. We've even established a foundation where we train international medical graduates who transfer what they've learned to transform radiation therapy at their home institutions.

When it comes to your care, we'll put you at ease and answer your questions. We practice evidence-based medicine and draw on our global perspective to explore and encourage the use of complementary therapies that care for body, mind and spirit.

Meet Our Doctors

 
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Bobby N. Koneru, MD

President and founder, Paramount Oncology Group

National speaker on stereotactic radiosurgery

TEDx speaker

Northwestern University faculty in radiation oncology (previously)

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Vera Nigrin, MD

Expertise in radiosurgery, brachytherapy, IMRT, IGRT

University of Kansas School of Medicine

Fellowship trained at Thomas Jefferson University

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Tamer Refaat, MD, PhD, MSCI

Adjunct Assistant Professor of radiation oncology, Northwestern University

Expertise in IMRT/IGRT, SBRT/SRS and image-guided brachytherapy

President, Cancer Fellows Foundation

Associate Professor of clinical oncology and nuclear medicine, Alexandria University

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Aruna Turaka, MD

Expertise in radiosurgery, brachytherapy, IMRT, IGRT

Over 50 peer-reviewed publications

Fox Chase Cancer Center faculty (previously)


Who's Who on the Team

In addition to our doctors, you'll be surrounded by a team focused on making sure your radiation treatment goes well.

 
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Radiation Physicist

Daryoush Bagheri, PhD, DABR

  • Medical physics expertise in Monte Carlo simulations, Tomotherapy, SRS, SBRT, IMRT QA
  • Experience working at seven cancer centers across the country
  • National Research Council Canada / Carleton University (PhD)
  • Western University (MSc)
  • Farrington Daniels Award Winner 2003
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Dosimetrist

Taylor Schroeder, CMD

  • Experience working as a dosimetrist, radiation therapist, tumor conference coordinator and billing specialist
  • Radiological Technologies University, South Bend Indiana