Dr. Larry L. Kestin
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Larry L. Kestin

Larry L. Kestin
MD, FACR, FASTRO
Radiation Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Prostate cancer, Lung cancer, Breast cancer

Overview

Centers

Farmington Hills (Radiation oncology)
Farmington Hills (Radiation oncology)
42.5079134, -83.3599884
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Troy (Radiation oncology)
Troy (Radiation oncology)
42.5891501, -83.169506
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Madison Heights (Radiation oncology)
Madison Heights (Radiation oncology)
42.516494, -83.08681
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Specializes in

Anal/rectum cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Anal rectum cancer
Bile duct cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Bile duct cancer
Bladder cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Bladder cancer
Brain cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Brain and spine cancer
Colorectal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Colorectal cancer
Esophageal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Esophageal cancer
Gallbladder cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gallbladder cancer
Gastrointestinal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gastrointestinal cancer
Genitourinary cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Genitourinary cancer
Head and neck cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Head and neck cancer
Hodgkins lymphoma
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Hodgkins lymphoma
Kidney cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Kidney cancer
Large bowel cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Large bowel cancer
Laryngeal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Laryngeal cancer
Liver cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Liver cancer
Lung cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Lung cancer
Melanoma skin cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Melanoma skin cancer
Mouth cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Mouth cancer
Multiple Myeloma
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Multiple myeloma
Nasal cavity cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Nasal cavity cancer
Nasopharyngeal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Nasopharyngeal cancer
Non-malignant melanoma
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Non-malignant melanoma
Non-hodgkin's lymphoma
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Non-hodgkin's lymphoma
Pancreatic cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Pancreatic cancer
Penile cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Penile cancer
Prostate cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Prostate cancer
Salivary gland cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Salivary gland cancer
Skin cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Skin cancer
Small bowel cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Small bowel cancer
Stomach cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Stomach cancer
Testicular cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Testicular cancer
Thymus gland cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Thymus gland cancer
Ureter cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Ureter cancer
Urethral cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Urethral cancer

Treatments

3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
External beam radiation therapy (EBRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/External beam radiation therapy (EBRT)
High-dose rate brachytherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/High-dose rate brachytherapy
Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
Intensity modulated radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Intensity modulated radiation therapy
Radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Radiation therapy
Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)
Tomotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Tomotherapy

Dr. Larry L. Kestin has authored over 100 peerreviewed journal publications and over 200 abstracts and several book chapters. He is a radiation oncology written and oral boards examiner for the American Board of Radiology and Chair of the Lung/Sarcoma section. He is a member of the NCI Thoracic Malignancy Steering Committee and has been a member of multiple ASTRO Committees. He has held academic appointments as a full professor at Oakland University and UCLA and was Program Director for the Department of Radiation Oncology at William Beaumont Hospital. He is actively involved in clinical research and has served as Principal Investigator for many local as well as national clinical trials.

Careerpositions

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • GenesisCare - Medical Director, Michigan Region, Farmington Hills, MI

Past position(s)

  • GenesisCare - National Director of Thoracic and Lung Services, Farmington Hills, MI
  • Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine - Full Professor, Royal Oak, MI
  • Oakland Community College - Full Professor, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Education

Universities

  • University of Missouri, BS, Computer Science, Columbia, MO
  • University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS

Internships

  • William Beaumont Hospital, Rotating Program, Royal Oak, MI

Residencies

  • William Beaumont Hospital, Radiation Oncology, Chief Resident, Royal Oak, MI

Expertise and interests

Interests

  • Lung / Thoracic, Lymphoma, Sarcoma, Prostate, GenitoUrinary Malignancies, Breast

Professional association

Accomplishments

Awards

  • Best Doctors in America &

Publications

  • Stereotactic image-guided lung radiotherapy (SBRT) for clinical early-stage NSCLC: A long-term report from a multi-institutional database of patients treated with or without a pathologic diagnosis.
  • In Vivo Verification and Daily and Cumulative Dose Recalculation for Helical Tomotherapy: Multi Center Validation Based on Greater than 150,000 Daily Fractions Delivered.
  • Long-term impact of young age at diagnosis on treatment outcome and patterns of failure in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ treated with breast-conserving therapy.
  • Cardiac Dose in Locally Advanced Lung Cancer: Results from a Statewide Consortium.
  • Comparing Planned Dose and Actual Dose During Treatment of Lung Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT).