Paul DesRosiers, Radiation Oncologist | Radiation Oncology

Paul DesRosiers

Radiation Oncologist | Radiation Oncology

1541 Riverboat Ctr. Dr Joliet IL, 60431

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Dr. Paul DesRosiers practices Urologic Radiation Oncology in Joliet, IL. Radiation oncology is a medical specialty that involves treating cancer with radiation. Dr. DesRosiers specializes in treating prostate cancer with radiation, using radiation therapy. Radiation therapy uses carefully targeted and regulated doses of high-energy radiation to kill cancer cells.

Education and Training

University Of Illinois College M.D. 1995

Board Certification

American Board of Radiology

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Paul DesRosiers's Expert Contributions

Areas of expertise and specialization

Prostate IMRT,

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO.org)  

Paul DesRosiers's Practice location

1541 Riverboat Ctr. Dr -
Joliet, IL 60431
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Get to know Radiation Oncologist Dr. Paul M. DesRosiers, who serves patients in Joliet, Illinois.

Trusted radiation oncologist, Dr. DesRosiers, has been practicing medicine and providing radiation therapy for all types of cancer over the last two decades. He now concentrates his skills and knowledge on prostate cancer patients at Advanced Urology Associates – Prostate Cancer Center in Joliet, Illinois.

Established in 1981, Advanced Urology Associates provides the highest level of comprehensive diagnosis and care for urologic disorders and diseases. For over 40 years, the specialists have treated adult men, women, and pediatric urology patients in clinical centers throughout Illinois. 

Back in 1995, Dr. DesRosiers graduated with his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine, rotating through Champaign/Urbana, Rockford, and Chicago. He completed his residency in radiation oncology at Indiana University in Indianapolis, Indiana. Before he attended medical school, he studied medical radiation physics where he met his wife, who went on to become a medical physicist.

Currently licensed to practice medicine in Illinois and Indiana, Dr. DesRosiers is board-certified in radiation oncology by the American Board of Radiology, which is a not-for-profit physician-led organization that oversees the certification and ongoing professional development of specialists in diagnostic radiology, radiation oncology, and medical physics.  

Radiation oncology is a medical specialty that involves the controlled use of radiation to treat cancer. It is one of the three primary specialties, the other two being surgical and medical oncology, involved in the treatment of cancer. A radiation oncologist is a specialist physician who uses ionizing radiation in the treatment of cancer.

On a more personal note, Dr. DesRosiers loves all kinds of music but has a special interest in jazz. He plays many instruments, including the guitar, bass, piano and is currently practicing trumpet.

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PRESENCE SAINT JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTERl

333 N MADISON JOLIET IL 60435

1541 Riverboat Center Dr, Joliet, IL 60431, USA
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SILVER CROSS HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTERSl

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1541 Riverboat Center Dr, Joliet, IL 60431, USA
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ADVENTIST BOLINGBROOK HOSPITALl

500 REMINGTON BOULEVARD BOLINGBROOK IL 60440

1541 Riverboat Center Dr, Joliet, IL 60431, USA
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