Oncology

Dr. Tomer Charas

Phone number of Dr. Tomer Charas04-7776505

Dr. Tomer Charas is head of the Genitourinary Oncology Unit of the Division of Oncology at Rambam Health Care Campus. He is a board-certified radiation oncologist, specializing in radiation therapy treatments of the genitourinary tract cancers including prostate, bladder, kidney and testicular cancers.

Dr. Charas graduated from the Semmelweis University Faculty of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary with honors (2007). After completing his radiation oncology residency at Rambam Health Care Campus, he completed both a radiation oncology genitourinary fellowship and a brachytherapy fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, NY.

Deeply involved in prostate brachytherapy (implanting radioactive sources in the prostate - a minimally invasive procedure for prostate cancer patients) and SBRT (highly focused radiotherapy treatments), Dr. Charas is researching and implementing new technologies aimed at improving patient care and reducing the side effects of cancer treatments.

Dr. Charas is a member of the European Society for Research on Cancer Treatment (EORTC), American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) and the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO).

List of publications
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