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Catherine Park, M.D.

Radiation cancer specialist

Dr. Catherine Park is a radiation oncologist with a special interest in the treatment of lymphoma and breast cancer. She earned a medical degree at the UCLA School of Medicine and completed a residency in radiation oncology at the Joint Center for Radiation Oncology at Harvard Medical School. After serving as a visiting scientist at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Park joined UCSF Medical Center.

She is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Upjohn Achievement Award and C. Donald O'Malley Prize in the History of Medicine. Park is an assistant clinical professor of radiation oncology at the University of California, San Francisco.

Clinics

Radiation Oncology at Mount Zion
1600 Divisadero St., Basement Level
San Francisco, CA 94143-1708
Main Phone: (415) 353-7175
New Patient Appointments: (415) 353-9807
Fax: (415) 353-9884

Hours: Monday to Friday
7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Radiation Oncology at Parnassus
505 Parnassus Ave, Room L-75
San Francisco, CA 94143-0226
Main Phone: (415) 353-7175
New Patient Appointments: (415) 353-8335
Fax: (415) 353-7281

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

More about Catherine Park

Education

UCLA Medical Center 1995

Residencies

Harvard Medical School, Radiation Oncology 2000

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Alvarado MD, Conolly J, Park C, Sakata T, Mohan AJ, Harrison BL, Hayes M, Esserman LJ, Ozanne EM. Patient preferences regarding intraoperative versus external beam radiotherapy following breast-conserving surgery. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2014 Jan; 143(1):135-40.
  2. Park CC, Georgescu W, Polyzos A, Pham C, Ahmed KM, Zhang H, Costes SV. Rapid and automated multidimensional fluorescence microscopy profiling of 3D human breast cultures. Integr Biol (Camb). 2013 Apr; 5(4):681-91.
  3. Park CC, Yom SS, Podgorsak MB, Harris E, Price RA, Bevan A, Pouliot J, Konski AA, Wallner PE. American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) Emerging Technology Committee report on electronic brachytherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Mar 15; 76(4):963-72.
  4. Descovich M, Fowble B, Bevan A, Schechter N, Park C, Xia P. Comparison between hybrid direct aperture optimized intensity-modulated radiotherapy and forward planning intensity-modulated radiotherapy for whole breast irradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Jan 1; 76(1):91-9.
  5. Hattangadi J, Park C, Rembert J, Klifa C, Hwang J, Gibbs J, Hylton N. Breast stromal enhancement on MRI is associated with response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 Jun; 190(6):1630-6.
  6. Park CK, Miller C, Lawrence G. Addison's disease from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma with normal-size adrenal glands. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Jun 1; 25(16):2322-4.
  7. Yao ES, Zhang H, Chen YY, Lee B, Chew K, Moore D, Park C. Increased beta1 integrin is associated with decreased survival in invasive breast cancer. Cancer Res. 2007 Jan 15; 67(2):659-64.
  8. Barcellos-Hoff MH, Park C, Wright EG. Radiation and the microenvironment - tumorigenesis and therapy. Nat Rev Cancer. 2005 Nov; 5(11):867-75.
  9. Coleman J, Park C, Villarreal-Barajas JE, Petti P, Faddegon B. A comparison of Monte Carlo and Fermi-Eyges-Hogstrom estimates of heart and lung dose from breast electron boost treatment. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Feb 1; 61(2):621-8.
  10. Park C, Seid P, Morita E, Iwanaga K, Weinberg V, Quivey J, Hwang ES, Esserman LJ, Leong SP. Internal mammary sentinel lymph node mapping for invasive breast cancer: implications for staging and treatment. Breast J. 2005 Jan-Feb; 11(1):29-33.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.