Blog

Jan 10, 2017

Research in the field of neurology and of cancer has contributed to the uptick in the use of Stereotactic Radiosurgery or SRS. Conceived by a team of neurosurgeons and physicists in Sweden about 50 years ago, the use of...

Jan 4, 2017

In this new year, much is changing in healthcare: insurance, hospital partnerships, and even the way we look at healthcare. As a physician that cares for patients at what may be the toughest time of their life, it seems...

Nov 1, 2016

As we look ahead at welcome changes happening in screening for lung cancer it is helpful to look at the numbers. When we do, it’s hard to understand why anyone would smoke: 1 in 5 deaths in the United States are related...

Jun 7, 2016

Dr. Kim is a Radiation Oncologist at Turville Bay. She graduated from New Jersey Medical School, completed residency at Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine’s Department of Radiation Oncology and Biophysics and...

Apr 15, 2016

Understanding metastatic cancer is essential to treating patients, helping families cope, and lending support and information to our community. While the focus in cancer care is early diagnosis, it is estimated that as...

Apr 4, 2016

“TomoTherapy is basically another linear accelerator, it’s just packaged a little bit differently,” says Dr. James Richardson. Acquired to complement Turville Bay’s Varian TrueBeam linear accelerator, TomoTherapy is...

Apr 1, 2016

Dr. James Richardson, Radiation Oncologist, discusses what lead him to Radiation Oncology, who inspires him and his affinity for the water.

How did you end up working in Radiation Oncology?

I have always had a keen...

Mar 30, 2016

“TomoTherapy is basically another linear accelerator, it’s just packaged a little bit differently,” says Dr. James Richardson. Acquired to complement Turville Bay’s Varian TrueBeam linear accelerator, TomoTherapy is...

Mar 22, 2016

“We’ve been growing our stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) program at Turville Bay to enable more treatment design options for physicians and their patients,” says Dr. Michelle Mackay, Radiation Oncologist and Medical...

Jan 29, 2016

As a radiation oncologist, Dr. June Kim interacts not only with patients but also their loved ones, many of whom are, or will become, the caregiver. Caregiving, whether temporarily during cancer treatment or for longer...