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Prof. Dr. med. Esther Troost
Excellent
AiroScore
9.90

Prof. Dr. med. Esther Troost

radiation oncology, proton therapy
radiation oncology, proton therapy
User ScoreExperienceRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
95%20 years9.9/10$$$340No

Overview

Country, City
Germany, Dresden
Health facility
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
Medical unit
Department of radiation oncology and proton therapy

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. med. Esther Troost is a renowned radiation oncologist at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden in Germany. With over 19 years of experience in the field, she is considered an expert in radiation oncology and proton therapy. Dr. Troost obtained her medical license in 2004 and went on to specialize in radiation oncology, completing her residency at the Radboud University Medical Center in Nijmegen. She has also received a teaching license and habilitation. In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Troost is actively involved in research and has published a remarkable 339 scientific publications. Her research focuses on various aspects of radiation therapy, including PET imaging for treatment planning and outcome prediction. She has also conducted studies on radiomics risk modeling and personalized treatment in locally advanced cancers. Dr. Troost's work in image-guided high-precision radiotherapy has earned her recognition, including the Varian Award from the European Society of Radiation Oncology. Dr. Troost's expertise and contributions to the field led her to be appointed Chair of the Department of radiation oncology and proton therapy at the University Hospital. Her dedication to advancing radiation oncology and extensive experience make her a highly regarded and respected doctor.

Skills & Expertise

cancer
lung
radiotherapy
lung cancer
head
neck
proton therapy
pet
hypoxia
oncology
brain
tumor
carcinoma
neck cancer
head neck cancer
radiochemotherapy
glioma
pet imaging
squamous cell carcinoma
ct
metastases
radiation therapy
brain metastases
petct
mri
prostate
proton beam therapy
neck squamous cell
glioblastoma
abdominal
grey matter
esophageal cancer
neurooncology
lymph node
positron emission tomography
cranial irradiation
intensitymodulated chemoradiotherapy
18fflt pet
dualenergy ct
stereotactic radiotherapy
rectal cancer
prophylactic cranial irradiation
nonsmallcell lung cancer
18fhx4 pet
radiation pneumonitis
white matter
metastatic lymph nodes
head neck tumors
esophageal carcinoma
postoperative radiotherapy

Resume

CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • 1998-2004 Studied human medicine at the Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen and Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
  • 2004 Obtaining a license for medical practice
  • 2008 Defense of the dissertation at the Medical High School Hanover
  • 2004-2012 Resident in radiation oncology at the Radboud University Medical Center in Nijmegen
  • Obtaining specialization in radiation oncology
  • 2010 Habilitation and a teaching license at the Radboud University Nijmegen
Experience
  • 2012-2015 Radiation oncologist at the Maastricht University Medical Centre, detached to the Department of radiation oncology (MAASTRO clinic)
  • 2014-2015 Assistant Professor at the Department of radiation oncology, Maastricht University
  • 2015 University Professor of image-guided high-precision radiotherapy at the Helmholtz Center of Dresden-Rossendorf, OncoRay – National Center for Radiation Research in Oncology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden, associated with German Cancer Consortium, National Center for Tumor Diseases and German Cancer Research Center
  • 2016 Division Head of image-guided radio oncology at the Helmholtz Center of Dresden-Rossendorf
  • 2016-2018 Deputy-Chair of the Department of radiation oncology and proton therapy at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
  • 2018 Chair of the Department of radiation oncology and proton therapy at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
  • 2019 Co-Chair of the Department of radiation oncology and proton therapy at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
Awards & Memberships
  • 2016 Vice-Spokesperson at the German Cancer Consortium
  • 2021 Member of the board of directors at the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology
  • Varian Award of the European Society of Radiation Oncology
  • Member of the European Society for Hybrid, Molecular, and Translational Imaging
  • Member of the European Organisation For Research And Treatment Of Cancer, Radiation Oncology Group
  • Member of the German Society of Radiation Oncology
  • Member of the German Radiological Society
  • Member of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  • Member of the Dutch Society for Radiation Oncology
  • Member of the European thoracic oncology group

Languages

English flag
English
German flag
German

Publications

Patients’ needs in Proton Therapy: a survey among ten European Facilities

August, 2023

Normo- or Hypo-Fractionated Photon or Proton Radiotherapy in the Management of Locally Advanced Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer: A Systematic Review

July, 2023

Comparison of 3D and 4D robustly optimized proton treatment plans for non-small cell lung cancer patients with tumour motion amplitudes larger than 5 mm.

24 June, 2023

Location

Fetscherstraße, 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany

FAQ

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Esther Troost?

The primary specialization of the doctor is radiation oncology, proton therapy.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Esther Troost has been practicing for more than 20 years.

What is the rating of the doctor?

What topics does Prof. Dr. med. Esther Troost expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in cancer, lung, radiotherapy, lung cancer, head.

Is the specialist involved in the research?

Does the specialist offer online consultations?

No, Prof. Dr. med. Esther Troost doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

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