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Vivek S. Kavadi, M.D., MBA, FASTRO

Vivek S. Kavadi, M.D., MBA, FASTRO Photo

Provider Type: Physician

Board Certifications:
  • Radiation Oncology


General Summary

Dr. Kavadi has been practicing radiation oncology for over 25 years. His areas of interest are in breast cancer and prostate cancer. He has led network radiation oncology efforts in clinical, research, and operational areas during his tenure. He currently serves as the Chief Radiation Oncology Officer for the US Oncology Network and McKesson which has more than 230 radiation oncologists nationwide. In this capacity he will be working to advance the radiation oncology programs throughout the network and enhance integrated oncology care overall.


  • Residency in Radiation Oncology
    Chief Resident The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
  • Medical Doctorate
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Master of Business Administration
    The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry
    Rice University, Houston, TX

Accolades & Memberships

  • Executive Committee, Texas Oncology
  • Medical Director, Radiation Oncology, The US Oncology Network
  • Chairman, Radiation Executive Committee, The US Oncology Network
  • Primary Investigator for US Oncology RTOG Affiliation
  • Executive Committee, National Policy Board, The US Oncology Network
  • American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO)
  • Health Policy Council, ASTRO
  • Government Relations Committee, ASTRO
  • Gilbert H. Fletcher Society
  • Board Member, Association for Community Broadcasting
  • Summa Cum Laude, Rice University
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Rice University
  • Chief Resident, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Research Interest

Dr. Kavadi has a clinical interest in prostate and breast cancer.

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Other Information

Dr. Kavadi is married with three children. He is an avid sports fan and enjoys playing golf, tennis and volleybal.