radiation oncology specialty at UC Davis

Our radiation oncologists are pioneering state-of-the-art technology and treatment methods to offer the highest quality patient care.

The Department of Radiation Oncology is located in the NCI-designated UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center in Sacramento, and is a nationally recognized facility for cancer treatment — pioneering state-of-the-art technology and treatment methods to offer the highest quality patient care in Northern California.

Our team of expert physicians, physicists and radiation oncology staff work closely with other medical specialties to provide comprehensive care tailored to patient needs — with the ultimate goal of eradicating cancer and relieving symptoms.

UC Davis offers the following advanced radiation therapy treatment options for cancer patients:

  • High dose rate brachytherapy program
  • Prostate brachytherapy
  • Gamma knife radiosurgery
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy
  • Image guided radiotherapy
  • Stereotactic body radiation therapy
  • Calypso
  • CT simulation — ambient experience
  • Advanced treatment machines

Read more about advanced radiation therapies »

Types of cancer we treat with radiation oncology »

Meet our radiation oncology team »