Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology

Our Services

The Radiation Oncology Service at Ohio State's Veterinary Medical Center provides radiation therapy for a variety of tumor types in both large and small animal patients.

Service Highlights

    • Board-certified Radiation Oncologist
    • State-of-the-art 3-D treatment planning system to accurately target cancer cells
    • Linear Accelerator
    • In-house animal boarding
    • Large animal treatment capability

    Appointments & Office Hours

    Office hours: 7:30am – 5:00pm, Monday through Friday
    Patient visits by appointment only.
    For consultation and/or appointment, please call (614) 292-3551 ask for Radiation Oncology
    For consultations email us at OSUVET.Oncology@cvm.osu.edu

    What to Expect

    If your veterinarian has confirmed the diagnosis of cancer in your pet, have he or she call our hospital and discuss your pet’s case with the Radiation Oncologist. Your veterinarian will then provide you with information such as the recommended treatment protocol, the expectations and cost of the treatment and any potential side effects of the therapy. You are then encouraged to contact the Radiation Oncologist to have any additional questions answered and to schedule an appointment for therapy.

    Special Equipment & Technology

    • Siemens Mevatron Linear Accelerator with photon and electron capability.
    • Oncentra 3-dimensional treatment planning computer
    • CT scanner
    • MRI

    Common Conditions & Procedures

    The following tumors can by treated with radiation therapy. Often surgery or chemotherapy will be recommended as part of the comprehensive treatment for the patient.

    • Nasal tumors – all types
    • Brain tumors – all types
    • Oral tumors – all types
    • Osteosarcoma and other bone tumors
    • Mast cell tumors
    • Fibrosarcomas
    • Peripheral nerve sheath tumors
    • Hemangiopericytomas
    • Equine Sarcoids
    • Many other tumor types, call for more information

    Clinicians

    • Eric M. Green, DVM, DACVR, Professor-Clinical, Radiology and Radiation Oncology
    • Noopur Desai, BVSc, MVSc, Assistant Professor -Clinical, Radiation Oncology

    Technicians

    • Nicole Pastorek, RVT

    Payment

    Payment is expected at the time of your visit. Please read our payment policy for complete information.