Robert Lavey MD
HealthEast Cancer Care
Dr. Lavey is the medical director of Radiation Oncology at HealthEast. He is certified by the American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Radiology. He was a Radiological Society of North America Scholar.
Dr. Lavey received his medical degree from Stanford University, Masters of Public Health from University of California, Berkeley, completed his radiation oncology residency at Duke University, and his fellowship at Stanford University. He was a full professor of Oncology at University of South Florida.
Dr. Lavey is the Medical Director of the HealthEast CyberKnife Center and Radiation Oncology. He specializes in stereotactic radiosurgery, sarcomas, and brain, liver, pancreas, and pediatric tumors. He served on national committees of the American Society for Radiation Oncology, Southwest Oncology Group, and Children’s Oncology Group.
Dr. Lavey enjoys improvement of health care organization and delivery in the United States, development and conduct of clinical trials, outdoor sports, photography, environmental quality, history, family, religion and community.
"After a distinguished career in academic oncology, I arrived at HealthEast to assure that the medical
treatments provided to our patients are comparable to those at our nation's most famous centers, delivered
with a level of compassion, comfort and service beyond what those larger, more distant institutions can achieve."