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Dr. Shyamal Patel, MD - Phoenix, AZ - Radiation Oncology
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Dr. Shyamal Patel, MD

Radiation Oncology

(602) 406-8222

University of Arizona Cancer Center

625 N 6th St Phoenix , AZ 85004

Get to Know Dr. Shyamal Patel, MD

Accepting Patients



9 Years

Care Philosophy

Dr. Patel aims to educate his patients regarding their diagnosis and guide them in making a treatment decision after carefully reviewing the risks and benefits of each option.  He has special expertise in the management of prostate and skin cancers, and is able to provide individualized treatment approaches within a context of evidence-based medicine.   For prostate cancer, Dr. Patel offers external radiation therapy, stereotactic body radiation therapy, and high-dose-rate brachytherapy all in combination with hydrogel placement in order to reduce rectal toxicity. For skin cancer, Dr. Patel offers external radiation therapy as well as custom skin mold high-dose-rate brachytherapy which can significantly shorten treatments and reduce dose to surrounding tissues. 


Insurances Carriers Accepted

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Dr. Shyamal Patel, MD's Experience

Radiation Oncology

Procedures Performed

Conditions Treated

In My Own Words

Dr. Patel is a radiation oncologist at The University of Arizona Cancer Center at Dignity Health St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center. He is board-certified in radiation oncology and has clinical expertise in brachytherapy. Dr. Patel received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine. He completed his internship in medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City and subsequently his residency in radiation oncology at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY. He then completed his fellowship in brachytherapy at the University of California, Los Angeles under the guidance of one of the pioneers of prostate high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy. During his fellowship, he had extensive training in brachytherapy for prostate, skin, gynecologic, and sarcomatous cancers.  

Dr. Shyamal Patel, MD's Locations

Accepting New Patients


University of Arizona Cancer Center

625 N 6th St, Phoenix, AZ 85004

(602) 406-8222 Fax: (602) 406-0663

University of Arizona Cancer Center

350 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013

(602) 406-8222 Fax: (602) 406-4146

Affiliated Hospitals

St. Joseph's Hospital And Medical Center

350 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013

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