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Dr. Rodney J. Ellis
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Rodney J. Ellis

Rodney J. Ellis
MD
Radiation Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Interested in

Genito-Urinary oncology, Renal cancer, Stereotactic radiotherapy for prostate, Adult malignancy, Brachytherapy, Advanced image guidance for radiotherapy

Overview

Centers

Cape Coral (Radiation oncology)
Cape Coral (Radiation oncology)
26.63740064554102, -81.9427357391952
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Specializes in

Anal/rectum cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Anal rectum cancer
Cervical cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Cervical cancer
Esophageal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Esophageal cancer
Gallbladder cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gallbladder cancer
Genitourinary cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Genitourinary cancer
Head & Neck cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Head and neck cancer
Kidney cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Kidney cancer
Liver cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Liver cancer
Pancreatic cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Pancreatic cancer
Penile cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Penile 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
Testicular cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Testicular cancer
Ureter cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Ureter cancer
Urethral cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Urethral cancer
Uterus cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Uterus cancer
Vaginal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Vaginal cancer
Vulva cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Vulval cancer

Treatments

Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI)
Brachytherapy Electronic
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Electronic brachytherapy
Brachytherapy High Dose Rate
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/High-dose rate brachytherapy
CyberKnife
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Cyberknife robotic radiation therapy
External Beam Radiation Therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/External beam radiation therapy (EBRT)
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 (IMRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Intensity modulated radiation therapy
Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy
Radiation Iodine and Zofigo
Radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Radiation therapy
Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)
Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)
Stereotactic Radiotherapy (SRT)
Surface-guided radiation therapy (SGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Surface guided radiation therapy
Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Volumetric modulated arc therapy

Rodney Ellis, MD is an experienced Radiation Oncology doctor treating all adult malignancies, with national and international recognition for expertise in Genito-Urinary cancer such as prostate, bladder, and renal cancer. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Otterbein University, Westerville, Ohio, and earned his Medical Doctor Degree from Northeast Ohio Medica University, Rootstown, Ohio. He serves as GenesisCare's National Medical Director, MR Linac, and Director Genito-Urinary Cancer Southwest Florida Region.

Dr. Ellis specializes in brachytherapy and advanced image guidance using stereotactic radiotherapy, particularly for MR Linac, using real-time image guidance and gating to treat malignancies for appropriate conditions in as few as 3 to 5 fractions.

Dr. Ellis is the former Inaugural Chair Department of Radiation Oncology for the Penn State University/Penn State Cancer Institute and the Milton Hershey Medical Center and member of the Penn State Health Cancer Network.

Careerpositions

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Medical Director MR Radiotherapy

Education

Universities

  • Bachelor of Science Otterbein University, Westerville, Ohio
  • Medical Doctor Degree Northeast Ohio Medica University, Rootstown, Ohio

Internships

  • Internal Medicine, Akron General Medical Center, Akron Ohio

Residencies

  • Radiation Oncology Residency at The Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio

Professional association

  • Professor in The Department of Radiology at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED)
  • Active Member of the American Board of Radiology Focused Practice Recognition Program in Brachytherapy
  • Fellow of the American College of Radiation Oncology (FACRO)
  • Former Inaguaral Chair Department of Radiation Oncology Penn State University
  • Former Vice-Chair Radiation Oncology Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland
  • Ohio Member National Cancer Institute Renal Task Force
  • Member NRG RTOG GU-Oncology Steering Committee
  • Principle Investigator NRG GU-005 Phase III Randomized Study of Image Guided IMRT vs SBRT in Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer

Accomplishments

Dr. Ellis has over 100 peer-reviewed publications regarding his work in Oncology.