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What are the after effects of radiation treatment for retinoblastoma specifically Betatron?

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7 mo. diagnosed with retinoblastoma. Left eye removed, right eye treated with betatron. Has had cancer twice since in shoulder area, had surgery and radiation in the past 10 years. Sight in right eye declining, must use magnifying glass to read. Has gum disease, resulting in extraction of 4 bottom teeth. Contracted staff infection most recently. Lacks focus, decision making ability, and memory. Scheduled for disability hearing on Nov. 5th. Would like to be seen by a specialist that wouldd be able to testify to any add'tl damaging effects incurred over time due to radiation as infant.
Need to find someone that can speak to the many after effects of radiation treatment for retinoblastoma in the 1960's, specifically Betatron. in the Gwinette Cty, Ga
Can you help me with this?
Posted Sun, 27 Oct 2013 in Cancer
 
 
Answered by Dr. Yogesh D 1 hour later
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Please find the details below,

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Hello,

Thank you for posting this query.

Please find below the details of Radiation oncologists in Atlanta, GA. I did search for the specialists in Gwennett county area, but could not find any, the nearest city is Atlanta, hence I am providing the details for the same.

Dr. Tosha B. XXXXXXX MD
Radiation Oncology, Board Certified, Female, Age 45
2701 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 0000
(404) 501-9355 (Office)

OR

320 Parkway Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 0000
(404) 265-3521 (Office)


Dr. Ian Crocker, MD
Radiation Oncology, Board Certified, Male, Age 61
Emory Clinic Radiation Oncology
1365 XXXXXXX Rd NE Suite CT104
Atlanta, GA 0000
(404) 778-3473 (Office)


Dr. XXXXXXX Landry, MD
Radiation Oncology, Board Certified, Male, Age 57 XXXXXXX C Loughlin Cancer Center
145 Edgewood Ave SE
Atlanta, GA 0000
(404) 616-3947 (Office)

OR

Emory Clinic Radiation Oncology
1365 XXXXXXX Rd NE Suite CT104
Atlanta, GA 0000
(404) 778-3473 (Office)


Dr. XXXXXXX A. Holladay, MD
Radiation Oncology, Board Certified, Male, Age 54
Dekalb Radiation Oncology
Holladay & Associates Radiation Oncology
2675 N Decatur Rd Suite 401
Decatur, GA 0000
(404) 501-7700 (Office)
(404) 501-7737 (Fax)



Dr. Sahar E. Rosenbaum, MD
Radiation Oncology, Board Certified, Female, Age 62
Northside Hospital R O
1000 XXXXXXX Ferry Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 0000
(404) 851-8850 (Office)


Dr. Erich G. Randolph, MD
Radiation Oncology, Board Certified, Male, Age 58
2701 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 0000
(404) 501-9355 (Office)

OR

Northside Hospital Cancer Center
1000 XXXXXXX Ferry Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 0000
(404) 851-8850 (Office)



Dr. XXXXXXX J. Beitler, MD
Radiation Oncology, Board Certified, Male, Age 56
Emory Clinic Radiation Oncology
1365 XXXXXXX Rd NE Suite CT104
Atlanta, GA 0000
(404) 778-3473 (Office)


All the doctors I have listed are board certified and have no sanctions or malpractice suits against them. And they are located within 35 to 40 miles from Gwinnett county region.

Please contact them and explain your issue and request them to take up your case.

I sincerely hope that you will benefit from this information. Please do write back if you need further assistance.

Warm regards,
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