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Prof. Dr. med. Volker Budach
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Prof. Dr. med. Volker Budach

radiation oncology, volumetrically modulated arc therapy, and intensity modulated radiotherapy
radiation oncology, volumetrically modulated arc therapy, and intensity modulated radiotherapy
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99%44 years9.9/10$$$4053Yes

Overview

Country, City
Germany, Berlin
Health facility
Radiation Oncology at Vosspalais in Berlin
Medical unit
Department of radiation therapy

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. med. Volker Budach is a renowned expert in radiation oncology with 44 years of experience. His career spans from being a Senior Physician to serving as a Clinic Director at various prestigious medical institutions, receiving several grants and awards. Prof. Budach's focus lies in pancreatic carcinoma and breast cancer treatment, mainly specializing in volumetrically modulated arc therapy and intensity-modulated radiotherapy. His 405 scientific publications reflect his dedication to research and advancements in oncology, making him a trusted figure in the field. With an impressive track record and leadership roles in numerous medical organizations, Prof. Dr. Budach is recognized for his contributions to radiation oncology. His expertise in treating complex cases like pancreatic carcinoma and breast cancer, coupled with innovative technologies like arc therapy, sets him apart as a respected authority in the medical community. Through his vast experience and commitment to cutting-edge research, Prof. Budach continues to make significant strides in improving cancer treatment outcomes for patients worldwide.

Skills & Expertise

cancer
radiotherapy
radiation
neck
head
prostate
carcinoma
prostate cancer
oncology
neck cancer
radiosurgery
tumor
radiochemotherapy
soft tissue
radiation oncology
radiation therapy
breast
cell carcinoma
cervical cancer
breast cancer
squamous cell carcinoma
hyperthermia
metastases
lung
sarcoma
brain
lung cancer
tomotherapy
salvage radiotherapy
robotic radiosurgery
soft tissue sarcoma
regional hyperthermia
brain metastases
stereotactic radiotherapy
stem cell
proton therapy
tumor cells
skull base
spinal cord
nonsmallcell lung cancer
intensity modulated radiotherapy
rectal cancer
prostatespecific antigen
pancreatic carcinoma
uveal melanoma
prostatic carcinoma
postoperative radiotherapy
hyperfractionated radiotherapy
radiosurgery meningioma
fractionated radiotherapy

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CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • 1972-1980 Studied human medicine at the Universities of Heidelberg and Kiel
  • Obtaining a license for medical practice
  • 1980-1985 Training in radiation oncology and diagnostic radiology at the West German Tumour Centre of the University of Essen
  • 1985 Obtaining specialization in diagnostic radiology
  • 1988 Received additional qualifications in the field of radiation oncology
  • 1990 Postdoctoral thesis and readership in radiation oncology
  • 1993 W3 professorship at the Berlin Charite
  • 2022 Emeritus
Experience
  • 1985-1993 Senior Physician at the clinic for radiation oncology and radiation therapy at the University Hospital Essen, West German Tumor Center
  • 1993-2006 Clinic Director at the Charite Campus Mitte, later Charite Campus Virchow Clinic, Charite Campus Benjamin Franklin locations
  • 1994-2011 Founder and Head of the Charite Tumor Center
  • 1995-2007 Head of the Department of radiotherapy at the Robert Roessle Clinic Berlin-Buch
  • 1996-1998 Chairman of the Tumour Centre Berlin
  • 2008-2010 Head of the Berlin Tumor Center
  • 2022 Department of radiation therapy at the Radiation Oncology in the Vosspalais
Awards & Memberships
  • 1988 Recipient of several grants from the German Research Council and the Federal Ministry of Research and Technology
  • 1988 Roentgen Prize for radiobiological studies on xenograft soft tissue sarcoma
  • 1996-2004 Member of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  • 1997-1999 Member of the German Society of Radiation Oncology
  • 1998-2004 Treasurer of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  • 2000-2003 Chairman of the radiation oncology group and head and neck cancer group at the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer
  • 2003-2004 Independent Expert for the 6th Framework of the EU-Commission
  • 2003-2006 Chairman of the clinical research division at the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer
  • 2005-2007 President-Elect of the German Society for Radiation Oncology
  • 2000-2006 Board Member of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer
  • 2003-2006 Executive Board Member of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer
  • 2003-2006 Chairman of the clinical research division of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer
  • 2006-2010 Founding Member of the interdisciplinary soft tissue sarcoma group of the German Cancer Society
  • 2007-2009 President of the German Society for Radiation Oncology
  • 2008 Founding Member of the interdisciplinary head and neck group of the German Cancer Society
  • 2009 Advisor to the Joint Federal Committee of Health Insurance Companies for proton therapy
  • 2009-2011 Past President of the German Society for Radiation Oncology
  • International Advisor to the French Cancer Institute
  • Member of the American Society for Radiation Oncology
  • Member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Member of the German Cancer Society
  • Member of the European Society for Hyperthermic Oncology
  • Reviewer for International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics, Radiotherapy & Oncology, Radiation Therapy and Oncology, Tumor Diagnostics & Therapy, The Oncologist
  • Member of the editorial board for radiation oncology of the „German Medical Journal” 

Languages

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English
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German

Publications

Design and evaluation of a deep learning-based automatic segmentation of maxillary and mandibular substructures using a 3D U-Net.

18 April, 2024

A Multicenter Evaluation of Different Chemotherapy Regimens in Older Adults With Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Undergoing Definitive Chemoradiation.

1 April, 2024

Salvage Radiotherapy for Relapsed Prostate Cancer after Radical Prostatectomy Is Associated with Normal Life Expectancy.

26 January, 2024

FAQ

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Volker Budach?

The primary specialization of the doctor is radiation oncology, volumetrically modulated arc therapy, and intensity modulated radiotherapy.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Volker Budach has been practicing for more than 44 years.

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What topics does Prof. Dr. med. Volker Budach expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in cancer, radiotherapy, radiation, neck, head.

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Yes, Prof. Dr. med. Volker Budach performs virtual appointments and offers a second medical opinion service.

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