Daniel Schiffner, M.D.
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Accepted Health Plans
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Brachytherapy, Brain tumors, Breast cancer, Head and neck cancer, High dose rate brachytherapy, Hodgkin's lymphoma, Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT), Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), Lung cancer, Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Prostate cancer, Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)
- Medical Affiliations
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
- Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group
Sutter Medical Network
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Credentials & Notables
- Medical School:
University of California, San Francisco
University of California, Irvine
California Pacific Medical Center
- Primary Language(s)
- Additional Language(s)
Residual setup errors and dose variations with less-than-daily image guided patient setup in external beam radiotherapy for esophageal cancer
- Radiotherapy and Oncology
Han C, Schiffner DC, Schultheiss TE, Chen YJ, Liu A, Wong JYC.
The use of RapidArc volumetric modulated arc therapy to deliver stereotactic radiosurgery and stereotactic body radiotherapy to intracranial and extracranial targets
- Medical Dosimetry
Roa D, Schiffner DC, Zhang J, Wong J, Kuo J, Ramsinghani N, Al-Ghazi M.
Daily electronic portal imaging of implanted gold seed fiducials in patients undergoing radiotherapy after radical prostatectomy
- International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics
Schiffner DC, Gottschalk AR, Lometti M, Aubin M, Pouliot J, Speight J, Hsu IC, Shinohara K, Roach M 3rd.
The current debate about the origins of the Paleoindians of America
- Journal of Social History
Klein HS and Schiffner DC.
Dr. Daniel Schiffner is a board-certified radiation oncologist with broad clinical experience in treating cancers of the prostate, breast, lung, central nervous system, gastrointestinal system, lymphoma, gynecologic system, and head and neck region. Dr. Schiffner has developed expertise in many of the most advanced technologies in the field of radiation oncology, including intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT), stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), and high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy.
In his free time, Dr. Schiffner enjoys running, skiing, travel, scuba diving, cinema, and exploring the Bay Area with his wife and young daughter.
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