Medical Physics Residency – Therapeutic Radiological Physics

Welcome

A career in radiation oncology physics starts with a clinical training program which will prepare the medical physicist to become a competent, integral part of the radiation oncology care team. To this end, we welcome you to Allegheny Health Network’s Residency Program in Therapeutic Radiological Physics. More information about Allegheny Health Network is located on the Contact Us page.

AHN Cancer Institute at Allegheny General Hospital

Figure 1: AHN Cancer Institute at Allegheny General Hospital

interior photo of the AHN Cancer Institute lobby

Figure 2: AHN Cancer Institute lobby

Our radiation delivery machines include: 15 Elekta Versa HD™, 1 Varian Linac, 1 Elekta Unity MR-Linac, 1 Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™, 1 GammaPod, and 5 Elekta Flexitrons. We also have treatment planning systems such as:  GammaPlan, GammaPod Planning System, Monaco, RayStation, Brainlab Element, and Oncentra and offer 15 4D Siemens CT scanners, 1 4D PET/CT, 1 Vision RT, and 11 ABC motion management systems.

Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™

Figure 3: Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™

Biograph Vison™ Siemens PET / CT Scanner

Figure 4: Biograph Vison™ Siemens PET / CT Scanner

Elekta Unity MR-Linac

Figure 5: Elekta Unity MR-Linac

Elekta Versa HD™ Linear Accelerator

Figure 6: Elekta Versa HD™ Linear Accelerator

Gammapod™ Stereotactic Body Radiation (SBRT) System

Figure 7: Gammapod™ Stereotactic Body Radiation (SBRT) System

Elekta Flexitron® Brachytherapy afterloading platform

Figure 8: : Elekta Flexitron® Brachytherapy afterloading platform

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