Radiation Oncology Expert Witness, Oncology Expert Witness
Cancer, Brachytherapy, Implant, Radioactive, Fistula, Necrosis, Hyperbaric, Colitis, Proctitis, Myelopathy, Paralysis, Pneumonitis, Plexopathy, Radiculopathy, "over dosage", recurrence, stereotactic, radiosurgery, SRS, SABR, SBRT, radiation, calibration, osteoradionecrosis, malpractice, liability
Richard R. Jacobs, MD, is board certified in radiation oncology by the American Board of Radiology. He has over 28 years of practice experience, is an expert in Novalis/Brainlab Stereotactic Body Therapy, and Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy, with clinical interests in Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy, Prostate Moderate Hypofractionation Radiation Therapy. Dr. Jacobs most recently was the Chief of the Department of Radiation Oncology at VA Saint Louis Health Care System in St. Louis. As the head of radiation oncology since 2012, he facilitated the establishment of a high quality, academic level program providing state of the art radiation therapy and overall oncologic care to the nation’s veterans with cancer. Dr. Jacobs was also the Team Leader for the Comprehensive Cancer Care Project; Chairperson for the Cancer Task Force and Program Administrator for the Commission on Cancer. He was also a member of the VA Prostate Moderate Hypofractionation Task ...