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William Hartsell, MD

William F. Hartsell, MD Board-Certified: Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology

Fellow: American College of Radiology

Fellow: American Society for Radiation Oncology

Fellow: American College of Radiation Oncology

Residency: Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke’s, Chicago, IL

Internship: Presbyterian St. Luke’s, Denver, CO

MD: University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

Undergraduate: University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Dr. Hartsell primarily practices at Ascension Alexian Brothers Medical Center. He has significant experience in the use of nearly all types of radiation therapy, including conformal 3D therapy, intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), stereotactic radiosurgery, high dose rate brachytherapy, radiopharmaceuticals and proton therapy. He has directed a number of national studies, published more than 100 papers in the medical literature, and given local and national lectures on various topics regarding cancer treatment, including many papers on breast cancer treatment, brain tumor treatment, prostate cancer treatment, head and neck cancer, lung cancer, sarcomas, Hodgkin’s disease, ocular melanoma and palliative care.

He has had leadership roles in many national organizations, including American Society for Radiation Oncology, National Association for Proton Therapy, and Proton Collaborative Group. He was on the board of directors of the Illinois Division of the American Cancer Society. He has been honored with Fellowship in the American Society for Radiation Oncology, the American College of Radiology and the American College of Radiation Oncology.

Dr. Hartsell is happily married and enjoys spending time with his grandchildren.

Research and Awards

Radiation Oncology Consultants, Ltd. is composed of twenty two 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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