Dr. Richard S Pieters MD Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Richard Pieters is a radiation oncologist in Worcester, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth and Boston Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Pieters accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth and one of 7 at Boston Medical Center who specialize in Radiation Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncologist: General Radiation Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Therapeutic Radiology, 1986–1987

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Radiation Oncology, 1983–1986

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1982–1983

Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified in Radiation Oncology

American Board of Radiology
Certified 28 years in Therapeutic Radiology

American Board of Radiology
Certified 15 years in Radiation Oncology Recertification

OH State Medical License
Active through 2016

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

MI State Medical License
Active through 2017

Publications & Presentations

Volume Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT) for pulmonary Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) in patients with lesions in close approximation to the chest wall.
Ding, L.,Lo, Y. C.,Kadish, S.,Goff, D.,Pieters, R. S.,Graeber, G.,Uy, K.,Quadri, S.,Moser, R.,Martin, K.,Day, J.,Fitzgerald, T. J. 2013 2 27

Quality of radiotherapy reporting in randomized controlled trials of Hodgkin's lymphoma and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: in regard to Bekelman and Yahalom (Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2009;73:492-498).
Fitzgerald, T.J., Bishop-Jodoin, M., Cicchetti, M.G., Hanusik, R., Kessel, S., Laurie, F., McCarten, K.M., Moni, J., Pieters, R.S., Rosen, N., Ulin, K., Urie, M., Chauvenet, A.R., Constine, L.S., Deye, J., Vikram, B., Friedman, D., Marcus, R.B., Mendenhal

Clinical trials and socioeconomic implication in the treatment of bone metastasis: a report from the American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria Expert Panel on Radiation Oncology.
Janjan, N., Lutz, S.T., Bedwinek, J.M., Hartsell, W.F., Pieters, R.S., Silberstein, E.B., Yasko, A.W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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