Dr. Reza Shirazi

Radiation Oncology
San Diego, CA
19 years experience male

Locations

CyberKnife Centers of San Diego

San Diego, CA

Address

5395 Ruffin Road, Suite 103, San Diego, CA
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Medicare

About

Bio

Dr. Shirazi serves on the board of directors of Genesis Healthcare Partners and Western Cancer Center and is currently the Regional Chairman for the American Cancer Society, San Diego County and and recognized as one of San Diego's Top Doctors by the San Diego Medical Society and San Diego Magazine 2010, 2014. He has several peer reviewed publications and presentations in National Scientific meetings and is an active member of the research arm of the Genesis Healthcare team. Dr. Shirazi holds a Medical doctorate and Masters degree from the Chicago Medical School and graduated Magna Cum Laude in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from California State University of Los Angeles and was recipient of the 1996 NASA & Jet Propulsion Laboratories, Outstanding Engineer of the Year Award.

Specialties
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Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology, Board Certified

Doctor Q&A

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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Reza Shirazi
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
Not by itself: metastatic cancer to liver can cause liver dysfunction. Typically liver function tests become abnormal. Depending on the location it can cause pressur ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Reza Shirazi
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
Dose is tailored: platinum-based medication in treatment of squamous cell cancers after surgery, and often in addition to radiation is the drug of choice. Depending on ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Reza Shirazi
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
No: practice safe sex to avoid sexually transmitted disease
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Dec 16, 2012
Exceptionally skilled Radiation Oncologist.
Feb 27, 2013
Highest recommendation
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Shirazi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Tnxs, appreciate this, son disabled, epilepsy, benign pea size tumer entire life,hospital to take out, hope no more medication, tumer above ear,small,how serious,surviva...Read More
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Thank you. I have been told by many people & family that its very rare for someone my age to get oral cancer but the risk is still there.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago Medical School, IL
Graduated 2001MD

Awards

RSNA 2006 Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award.
Top Doc San Diego 2010, 2014

Affiliations

ASTRO, ASCO, ACRO, ACS
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