David A. Larson, M.D., Ph.D.
David A. Larson, M.D., Ph.D., Radiation Oncologist
Co-Medical Director, Gamma Knife Program
In addition to his many years as an instructor and mentor, Dr. Larson has led and/or participated in numerous research protocols focusing on management of central nervous system and body tumors using the most advanced radiation therapy treatments. Dr. Larson has also provided thousands of patients with formal radiation oncology consultations.
Dr. Larson is active with numerous professional organizations and associations, speaking, moderating panels and participating on many task groups, and he has served as a consultant to corporations and U.S. agencies regarding his area of expertise. He has published hundreds of medical journal and peer-reviewed articles and abstracts and has served as editor or peer reviewer for many publications in the field of radiation oncology.
Dr. Larson received his medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, performed his internship at the University of California, San Francisco and his residency training in radiation oncology at Harvard Medical School's Joint Center for Radiation Therapy. He also holds a Ph.D. in High Energy Physics from the University of Chicago.