Our center is staffed by oncologists, physicists, dosimetrists, nurses, technicians and administrators who bring a blend of expertise in cancer care methodologies to maximize each patient care experience. They also work closely with the referring physician to determine the best method of treatment for each patient.
Our Radiation Oncologist
Randall A. Scharlach, MD
Randall Scharlach, MD is the Radiation Oncologist caring for our patients. Dr. Scharlach plans and oversees the entire treatment process. His primary focus is providing patients with an environment that is conducive to optimal patient recovery.
Dr. Scharlach is a 1995 graduate of the UCLA School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Radiation Oncology at Yale University in 2000, where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Scharlach is recognized as an expert in the most advanced radiotherapeutic technologies, including IMRT and IGRT, as well as stereotactic radiation. Dr. Scharlach has developed successful programs in IMRT, IGRT, and prostate brachytherapy. He is also trained and experienced in the use of High Dose Rate (HDR) implants, including breast and prostate brachytherapy, as well as Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT).
Dr. Scharlach's publications include research in endometrial cancer and a textbook chapter on salivary gland malignancies. He has presented well over fifty lectures for professional education on multiple topics including the use of radioprotective drugs, the effects of hypoxia with radiation, oncology pain management, the use of cannabinoids in oncology and the development of advanced radiotherapy technologies. Dr. Scharlach’s areas of expertise include prostate, breast, lung and head/neck cancers.