Luci M. Chen, MD
Luci M. Chenmoved to Arizona from Chicago in 1999. She was Clinical Director of the Department of Radiation Oncology at Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at the University of Chicago until relocating to Phoenix. She enjoyed opportunities to teach residents and medical students and to conduct clinical research in addition to patient care. Dr. Chen received her medical degree from the State University of New York at the Health Science Center in Syracuse in 1990. She completed her residency training at the University of Chicago, where she served as Chief Resident in 1994. She was awarded an American Cancer Society Fellowship in 1995 for clinical research in breast cancer.
Dr. Chen has practiced with Drs. Quiet and Kuske since relocating to Arizona, and has extensive clinical experience with breast brachytherapy as well as external beam therapy for breast cancer. She has years of experience with various forms of conformal treatment including IMRT (intensity modulated radiation therapy), as well as IGRT (image guided radiation therapy).
Dr. Chen strongly believes that patient and family opinions and concerns matter as much as the technologically advanced treatments we provide. She is always interested in listening and taking a comprehensive approach to achieving the best outcome for her patients. She works closely with the referring physicians and their staff to optimize and individualize patient care, as she believes that the future of medicine lies in individualized treatment.
Dr. Chen was Board Certified by the American Board of Radiology in 1995 and maintains up-to-date recertification. She became a Fellow of the American College of Radiation Oncology in 2006. She has earned recognition as a "Top Doctor" by PHOENIX Magazine and has been listed in "America's Top Physicians."