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Roberto Orecchia

He is considered an authority at international level for research on cutting-edge radiotherapy methods and on the integration of radiation therapy with other forms of tumor treatment.

Highlights

Roberto Orecchia has been at IEO since 1995 as Director of the Radiation Therapy Department and here he created the Center for Advanced Radiotherapy, which is now one of the top five in the world for technological equipment and number of patients treated. In the period 2013-2014, he served as Co-Director of the Scientific Institute.

For years, he has directed the School of Radiation Therapy and the School of Health Techniques of Medical Radiology at the University of Milan (where is Professor of Radiation Therapy), and he is the Scientific Director of the CNAO  Foundation, the National Center of Oncology Hadrontherapy.

  • CLINICAL ACTIVITIES

    His main areas of activity are the treatment of tumors of the breast, prostate, and head and neck. For breast cancer, he has experienced the intra-operative mode that avoids cycles of external beam radiotherapy to women. For prostate cancer, he has developed a program that performs the complete treatment of the disease in just five sessions with minimal or non-existent side effects.

     

PARTNERSHIP

Università degli Studi di Milano Ecancer Medical Science IFOM-IEO Campus

CREDITS

Ministero della Salute Joint Commission International Breastcertification bollinirosa

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