SpaceOAR treatment for Prostate Cancer
Prostate Seed Brachytherapy
Lung Cancer GI Cancer
Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy
Board Certified in Radiation Oncology, Internal Medicine
Dr. R. Alex Hsi is a nationally recognized, board-certified radiation oncologist with over 20 years of experience in cancer care, including prostate, lung, brain, GI, head and neck cancers. Highly skilled in Prostate Seed Brachytherapy, Dr. Hsi is one of the first physicians in the nation to use SpaceOAR® gel, a device that advances the protection of healthy tissue during radiation therapies. Dr. Hsi is very involved in research for prostate cancer treatment, and shares his ongoing findings at https://www.linkedin.com/today/author/r-alex-hsi-657b2919?trk=prof-sm. Dr. Hsi co-founded the Peninsula Cancer Center and spent 10 years in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle. He has also served as an assistant professor of radiation oncology at University of Pennsylvania Medical Center and presently is an adjunct professor.
Radiation Oncology is a challenging and rewarding field. In the modern era of scientific, technology-oriented medicine, it's vital that we, as physicians, also remember to practice the art of medicine by perfecting our listening skills and working to understand all of our patient's needs.
I give numerous volunteer hours to several patient advocacy groups.
University of Michigan School of Medicine | Ann Arbor, MI
University of Michigan Neurological Surgery Program | Ann Arbor, MI; University of Pennsylvania Health System (radiation oncology) | Philadelphia, PA
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