Krishnan R. Patel, M.D.
- Center for Cancer Research
- National Cancer Institute
- Building 10/CRC, Room B2-3500
- Bethesda, MD 20892
Krishnan Patel is a radiation oncologist at the National Cancer Institute with a clinical focus in the treatment of genitourinary malignancies. His research focus includes the investigation of novel forms of hypo-fractionated radiation therapy to improve oncologic outcomes, improve the patient’s quality of life, and sensitize the immune system. His clinical practice is based on his research interests and focuses primarily on treating patients with newly diagnosed or recurrent prostate cancer as well as other patients with genitourinary malignancies such as bladder cancer.
Areas of Expertise
1) genitourinary malignancies 2) prostate cancer treatment 3) bladder cancer treatment 4) quality of life 5) stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) 6) radiation-induced immune sensitization/immunotherapy
Information for Patients
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