Dr. Matthew Schwartz

Radiation Oncology
Henderson, NV
27 years experience male

Locations

Office

Henderson, NV

Address

10001 S. Eastern Ave, Suite 108, Henderson, NV
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About

Bio

Dr. Schwartz attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas for his undergraduate studies. In May 1996, he graduated with a major in cell and molecular biology. Dr. Schwartz received his medical degree from the University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, Nevada in 2001. He completed his internship in 2002 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. His residency was completed in radiation oncology in 2006 at McGill University Health Center, where he was chief resident. Dr. Schwartz and his wife have two daughters. He enjoys going to the gym, skiing, traveling and spending time with his family.

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Radiation Oncology

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A female asked:
Dr. Matthew Schwartz
Radiation Oncology 27 years experience
In : In general, yes. However, i would be more worried about the possibility of infection with a fever after a lung surgeon. You should consider followin... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Schwartz
Radiation Oncology 27 years experience
Probably : Probably not. The most common cause of basal cell carcinoma of the skin is sun exposure. The best thing you can do to prevent new skin cancers is to... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Matthew Schwartz
Radiation Oncology 27 years experience
This : This could be due to bleeding in his gastrointestinal tract, infection, or other problem. I would have him seen by your primary care physician or loc... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Schwartz
Radiation Oncology 27 years experience
It : It sounds to me like she needs to be seen by your primary care physician or local emergency room physician. She may have an infection or other proble... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Matthew Schwartz
Radiation Oncology 27 years experience
This : This could be due to a variety of causes including urinary tract infection, sexually transmitted disease, enlargement of the prostate (bph), drinking ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Matthew Schwartz
Radiation Oncology 27 years experience
Your : Your concerns about minimalizing radition exposure are valid; however, if you physician thinks you need a chest x-ray then you have to weigh the risks... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Schwartz
Radiation Oncology 27 years experience
There : There are mainly possible causes of this which could range from mild (panic attack, inflammation of the cartilage of the chest wall) to very serious (... Read More
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Testimonials
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Recommendations
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
Our community is extremely fortunate to have the expertise and compassionate caring which is provided by Dr. Schwartz and his exceptional staff. There is no need to travel outside of our Las Vegas Va...Read More
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Schwartz is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Nevada School of Medicine
Graduated 2001MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Graduated 1996MD

Residency

Yale New Haven Hospital

Awards

Medical Expert and Professionalism, McGill University
Excellence in Communications and Presentations, McGill University
Chief Resident, McGill University Department of Radiation Oncology

Affiliations

American Society for Radiation Oncology
American College of Radiation Oncology
American College of Radiology
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