Dr. Phillip Beron is a board-certified radiation oncologist and Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. His professional career spans private and academic practice. Dr. Beron is Chief of the Radiation Oncology Lymphoma Service and Chief of the Westwood Radiation Oncology Breast Cancer Service. Dr. Beron specializes in treatments of all cancer types, but has extensive experience in Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT), stereotactic radiosurgery techniques, stereotactic body radiotherapy techniques, and other advanced techniques in radiation therapy. Dr. Beron is certified in Gamma Knife/linac stereotactic radiosurgery techniques.
Dr. Beron is an experienced brachytherapist (implant physician) and performs prostate, GYN, and breast implants. He is trained in partial breast radiation techniques such as Mammosite and intraoperative radiation therapy(IORT). Dr. Beron is a Chief Quality Officer in the Department of Radiation Oncology, Chair of the Quality and Safety Oversight Committee in the Department of Radiation Oncology, and a member of the UCLA Medical Center Quality Measurement and Improvement Committee where he serves as a quality officer.
Dr. Beron graduated from Michigan State University, was elected AOA at Wayne State University Medical School, and completed radiation oncology residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, MI. He is a member of American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS).