Dr Tristan Shaw
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Dr Tristan Shaw

Dr Tristan Shaw
BSc MRT, MBBS, FRANZCR, Radiation Oncologist

I have dedicated my working life to providing the sort of care I would wish for my family and friends.

Languages spoken

English

Overview

Centres

Bundaberg (Oncology)
Bundaberg (Oncology)
-24.86997204186877, 152.3303380285418
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St Stephen's Hospital (Oncology)
St Stephen's Hospital (Oncology)
-25.2995809064844, 152.823651786477
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Specialises in

Benign
Service
Service/Benign
Service/Benign/Benign
Service/Benign/Benign/Radiation Therapy For Benign Conditions
Blood cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Blood Cancer
Bone cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Bone Cancer
Brain & spine cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Brain and Spine Cancer
Breast cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Breast Cancer
Gastrointestinal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gastrointestinal Cancer
Genitourinary cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Genitourinary Cancer
Gynaecological cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gynaecological Cancer
Head & neck cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Head and Neck Cancer
Lung cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Lung Cancer
Prostate cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Prostate Cancer
Skin cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Skin Cancer

Treatments

Benign treatments
Service
Service/Benign
Service/Benign/Benign
Service/Benign/Benign/Radiation Therapy For Benign Conditions
Deep inspiration breath hold (DIBH)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Deep inspiration breath hold (DIBH)
External beam radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/External Beam Radiation Therapy
Hormone therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Medical Oncology
Service/Cancer/Medical Oncology/Hormone Therapy
Image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Image Guided Radiation Therapy
Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy
Palliative radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Palliative Radiation Therapy
Prostate cancer spacers
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Prostate Cancer Spacers
Radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Radiation Therapy
Stereotactic ablative/body radiation therapy (SABR/SBRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy
Surface guided radiation therapy (SGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Surface Guided Radiation Therapy
Theranostics
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Theranostics
Service/Cancer/Theranostics/Theranostics
Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT)

Special clinical interest in general oncology.

Tristan has been involved in the field of radiation oncology since 2004 and completed an undergraduate degree as a radiation therapist in 2006. He developed a passion for patient care and leading radiation technology. He attended medical school in Queensland and upon completion of this and junior medical officer years, pursued specialist radiation oncology training.

Tristan and his young family have settled in the Wide Bay region and look forward to engaging with the community and developing a strong relationship with the regional healthcare team and his patients.

His areas of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Stereotactic ablative radiation therapy, central nervous system malignancies and benign conditions
  • Skin, lung, urogenital, upper and lower GI cancers
  • Technological advances in motion management and stabilisation devices
  • Palliation and community palliative care engagement

Research interests

Utilisation rates of radiation in management of cancer.

Professional memberships

  • ESTRO member 2013 to present
  • TROG member 2015 to present
  • COGNO member 2018 to present

Publications