Abstract # 2270 AnchorSeedT for the Reduction of Source Movement in Prostate Brachytherapy with the Mick Applicator Implant Technique

Presenter: Thomas Shanahan

About the Presenter:
Thomas G. Shanahan, M.D., F.A.C.R.O. Dr. Thomas G. Shanahan is a radiation oncologist at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Illinois specializing in prostate brachytherapy using the Mick technique. He is a clinical professor in Urology and Radiation Oncology at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, Illinois. He was formally at Carle Clinic in Urbana, Illinois. He was the Radiation Oncology Committee Chairman for Mayo Clinic's North Central Cancer Treatment Group and has co-authored over forty publications. He was an instructor for the monthly Chicago Prostate Cancer Center’s course on prostate brachytherapy from 2000-2005. He has mentored prostate brachytherapy start-up programs in the United States, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, Japan, and South Africa. Dr. Shanahan graduated from Northwestern University Medical School, completed his residency at the University of Wisconsin, and is board certified by the American Board of Radiology in Radiation Oncology. He is a fellow of the American College of Radiation Oncology. He has repeatedly been selected to “Best Doctors in America” by his peers. He completed prostate brachytherapy mentoring with his former partner, Dr. Gordon Grado, and has completed or supervised over 2100 prostate implants. Dr. Shanahan specializes in larger glands, TURP patients and radiation failure re-treatments.
Contact the presenter at: shanahan.thomas@mhsil.com


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