Department of Therapeutic Radiology:

Patient Care

The mission of the Department of Therapeutic Radiology/Radiation Oncology at the Smilow Cancer Hospital, Yale-New Haven Medical Center is to:

  • provide consultative, treatment and medical care services on a routine and emergency basis;
  • deliver high quality and safe health care in an efficient, effective and courteous manner;
  • assist patients and families in coping with the patient's disease;
  • refer or direct patients and families to appropriate resources within or outside Yale New Haven Hospital;
  • provide access to departmental records for practitioners involved in the care of their patients.


Introduction to Therapeutic Radiology