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Christy M. Kesslering, MD

Christy M. Kesslering, MD Board-Certified: Radiation Oncology (American Board of Radiology)
Residency: University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
Internship: MacNeal Hospital, Berwyn, Illinois
MD: Loyola University Chicago – Stritch School of Medicine , Maywood, Illinois
Undergraduate: University of California Los Angeles, California

Dr. Kesslering is the Medical Director of Radiation Oncology of Northwestern Medicine Radiation Oncology at CDH and Delnor Hospitals. She primarily practices at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. She is Board Certified in Radiation Oncology. After completing medical school at Loyola University and residency at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, she joined Radiation Oncology Consultants, where she has been in private practice since 2000.

Dr. Kesslering has extensive expertise in treating breast cancer and gynecologic malignancies, including the use of High-Dose Rate brachytherapy treatment. She is experienced in the use of 3-D conformal radiation therapy, intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), image guided radiation therapy (IGRT), stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), GammaKnife radiosurgery and Proton therapy.

Dr. Kesslering is active in numerous professional organizations, as well as committees at Central DuPage Hospital including Cancer Committee, Breast Leadership Committee and Oncology Leadership Committee.

Dr. Kesslering spends her leisure time with her husband and 4 children. She loves staying active by swimming, playing golf, skiing and lifting weights.

Dr. Kesslering is passionate about how diet and lifestyle impact cancer incidence and recurrence rates and works with patients to make positive changes.

When asked why she chose Radiation Oncology, she states, “I love being able to teach my patients about their disease and to help in their cure or to alleviate their symptoms and improve their quality of life. I also enjoy the constantly changing technical side of radiation oncology.”

Research and Awards

Radiation Oncology Consultants, Ltd. is composed of twenty four distinguished cancer specialists practicing compassionate cutting edge cancer care in the Chicagoland area. Our physicians have been recognized as Chicago's "Top Docs" and are ranked amongst top physicians in the country by U.S. News and World Report.





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