Get to Know Dr. Arica Hirsch

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Illinois CyberKnife treats patients with a nonsurgical method called stereotactic radiosurgery. Learn more about the treatment process and call (847) 723-0100 to find out if CyberKnife® treatment is right for you.

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Get to Know Dr. Arica Hirsch

  1. 1. GET TO KNOW: DR. ARICA HIRSCH Illinois CyberKnife Medical Director 1700 Luther Lane Suite 1110 Park Ridge, IL 60068 847-723-0100 IllinoisCK.com
  2. 2. Meet Dr. Arica Hirsch Dr. Hirsch has a particular interest and expertise in the treatment of breast cancer as well as the integration of natural approaches with conventional cancer treatment. She is experienced in the conformal 3-D therapy, intensity modulated therapy (IMRT), and low and high dose rate brachytherapy. She is involved in breast cancer awareness programs, and is active in Medical Education. Illinois CyberKnife’s Medical Director, Dr. Arica Hirsch, is a board-certified radiation oncologist who is knowledgeable in the treatment of prostate, gynecologic, lymphoma, lung, gastrointestinal, head & neck, and brain malignancies. 1700 Luther Lane Suite 1110 Park Ridge, IL 60068 847-723-0100 IllinoisCK.com
  3. 3. History •  Dr. Hirsch completed medical school at Northwestern University and residency at Memorial Sloan- Kettering Cancer Center as chief resident. •  Dr. Hirsch was an Assistant Professor at Memorial Sloan- Kettering Cancer Center where she practiced for 4 years. •  In 2001, Dr. Hirsch went into private practice with Radiation Oncology Consultants, Chicago Area Cancer Care. 1700 Luther Lane Suite 1110 Park Ridge, IL 60068 847-723-0100 IllinoisCK.com
  4. 4. “When in medical school, I became involved in the care of a young woman hospitalized with breast cancer. This experience led me to understand the depth of relationships possible between patients, their families, and their physicians. The combination of scientific stimulation and progress with human interaction is what attracts me to this field.” - Dr. Hirsch 1700 Luther Lane Suite 1110 Park Ridge, IL 60068 847-723-0100 IllinoisCK.com
  5. 5. Illinois CyberKnife at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital A department of Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Illinois CyberKnife treats cancers of the brain, spine, prostate, kidney, liver and lung. The team also treats patients with other medical conditions such as trigeminal neuralgia and arteriovenous malformations. 1700 Luther Lane Suite 1110 Park Ridge, IL 60068 847-723-0100 IllinoisCK.com
  6. 6. Our Center Illinois CyberKnife is a department of Advocate Lutheran General Hospital's renowned Cancer Care Center located in the Center for Advanced Care on the hospital’s campus. Our doctors are board- certified in radiation oncology and have several areas of specialty including head and neck cancers, prostate cancer and lung cancer. Read Our Blog! Connect with us! 1700 Luther Lane Suite 1110 Park Ridge, IL 60068 847-723-0100 IllinoisCK.com

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