Dr. Jeffrey P Shafer MD Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Jeffrey Shafer is a radiation oncologist in Elgin, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Advocate Sherman Hospital and Centegra Hospital - McHenry. He received his medical degree from University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 15 doctors at Advocate Sherman Hospital and one of 6 at Centegra Hospital - McHenry who specialize in Radiation Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncologist: General Radiation Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Community Medical Center - University Medical Center
Residency, Family Practice, 1971–1972

VA Long Beach Healthcare System
Residency, Radiology, 1973–1975

Oregon Health & Science University
Residency, Therapeutic Radiology, 1975–1977

Community Medical Center - University Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1970–1971

University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified in Therapeutic Radiology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Pilot study of impedance-controlled microcurrent therapy for managing radiation-induced fibrosis in head-and-neck cancer patients.
Lennox, A.J., Shafer, J.P., Hatcher, M., Beil, J., Funder, S.J.


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