UF Radiation Oncology

A pioneer in the field of radiation oncology, UF maintains one of the best academic radiation oncology programs in the country. Our department is committed to superb patient care and excellence in research, teaching, and leadership on the local, state, national, and international levels.

Patient care

When the diagnosis is cancer

Treatment Options

The treatment of cancer usually involves surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, or a combination of these methods.

When the Diagnosis is Cancer

An overview for patients

Radiation Therapy

Cancer cells grow by multiplying or dividing to make new tumor cells. Radiation therapy causes changes within a cancer cell to stop its development.

Targeted Cancers

Determining the best approach

Targeted Cancers

Cancer treatment may vary depending upon the type of cancer, the stage of cancer, and the goal of treatment.

Targeted Cancers

Before your appointment

Patient Information

Find directions and parking information, our New Patient Checklist, lodging, and financial arrangements here.

Making an appointment


Faculty and staff

Meet Our Teams

Find out about our renowned clinicians, medical physicists, research scientists, administrative assistants, and support staff.

UF Radiation Oncology Faculty and Staff

in the news

UF Radiation Oncology Team Receives Grant for US…

Daniel Indelicato, MD, Professor, Mendenhall Endowed Chair, and Associate Vice Chair of the UF Department of Radiation Oncology, has been awarded a…

Daniel Indelicato, MD

Dr. Oluwadamilola Oladeru Awarded NRG New…

Oluwadamilola Oladeru, MD, MA, MBA, Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, and Director of the Breast Radiation Oncology service at…

Dr. Oluwadamilola Oladeru

Precision Radiation Procedure for Eye Cancer Now…

Melanoma in the eye presents special challenges. Thanks to the work of UF radiation oncologists and ophthalmologists, high-resolution ultrasound and…

UF Health now using precision radiation procedure for eye cancer


Excellence in Teaching and Research

Residency, Graduate & Fellowship Programs

Our residency, graduate, and fellowship programs provide training in all aspects of oncology and opportunities to work on world-class research projects .

Residency and Graduate Programs


determining new Treatment Outcomes

Radiation Oncology Research

One of the great benefits of receiving cancer care at an academic health center is that our teams participate in cutting-edge research.


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NCI Research Blog

Extra or Missing Chromosomes May Help Cancer Cells Survive Treatment

Belzutifan Approved to Treat Tumors Linked to Inherited Disorder VHL

Seeing a Promising Future for Progress against Childhood Cancer

Quitting Smoking Improves Survival in People with Lung Cancer

Nationally ranked

U.S. News and World Report

Nationally ranked in 6 adult specialties and 6 pediatric specialties and rated high performing in 4 adult specialties and 5 procedures and conditions.


defining optimal treatments

Annual Research Seminar

The seminar has three concurrent programs for radiation therapy, oncology nursing, and radiation oncology.



UF Health Cancer Center

Our Mission is to prevent, detect, treat and ultimately cure cancer while addressing the unique challenges of the cancer burden faced by the population we serve.

UF Health Cancer Center