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Vivek S. Kavadi, M.D.

Regional Medical Director-Central Houston

Vivek Kavadi, M.D., serves on the executive committee of the Texas Oncology board of directors. He also serves as chair of the cancer center services committee and is a member of the executive committee for The US Oncology Network.

Dr. Kavadi specializes in radiation oncology with a clinical interest in prostate and breast cancer. He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology.

Dr. Kavadi graduated Summa Cum Laude from Rice University in Houston, Texas, where he was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa National Honorary Society, was a national merit scholar, and received several scholarships for high academic standing. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School in Boston, Mass., where he received honors in radiation therapy, surgery, psychiatry, ophthalmology, medical oncology, and pediatrics. He completed a transitional internship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, from 1988 to 1989, and a residency in radiation oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston from 1989 to 1993, where he served as chief resident.

Dr. Kavadi serves on the health policy council and government relations committee of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. He is a member of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology and Gilbert H. Fletcher Society.