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Ritchell van Dams, MD, MHS

Radiation Oncology

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Ritchell van Dams, MD, MHS


  • Physician
  • Instructor in Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School


Clinical Interests

  • Gastroesophageal cancer
  • MRI guided radiation
  • Stereotactic body radiation therapy

Contact Information

  • Appointments617-732-6452
  • Office Phone Number617-732-6452
  • Fax617-394-2668


Dr. van Dams specializes in the treatment of gastrointestinal cancers as well as MRI-guided radiation treatment for multiple types of cancers.  His research focuses on the advancement of gastrointestinal stereotactic body radiation therapy, adaptive radiation therapy and clinical trials.  He received his AB from Harvard College and his Master of Health Science and Medical Degrees from Yale University School of Medicine.  He completed his residency in radiation oncology at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Board Certification:

  • Radiation Oncology


  • University of California Los Angeles, Radiation Oncology

Medical School:

  • Yale University School of Medicine


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