David C. Beyer, MD

David C. Beyer, MD

Cancer Centers of Northern Arizona Healthcare

Sedona, AZ

Dr. Beyer studied Electrical Engineering at MIT and subsequently earned his MD from the University of Arizona. He completed back to back residencies in Internal Medicine and Radiation Oncology at the University of Arizona and University of California, Los Angeles and is Board Certified in both. While in a private practice in his native Arizona, he has published more than 40 peer reviewed articles on prostate cancer, prostate brachytherapy, IMRT, and in Health Policy. He has been active in defining the optimal use of radiation technologies and has participated in or chaired both Guideline and Best Practice panels.He has represented radiation oncology at the CPT Editorial Panel and Relative Value Update Committee of the AMA, and has been actively involved in Radiation Oncology policy development throughout the past decade of health care reform. Dr. Beyer is currently Chairman of the Board for the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and has previously served on the Council Steering Committee of the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Board of Chancellors for the American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO). He is a practicing Radiation Oncologist in Sedona, Arizona.

Articles by David C. Beyer, MD

HIFU: Ready for Prime Time

David C. Beyer, MD, argues that there is enough research from randomized trials and clinical studies for the urological community to consider high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) as a standard of care for treating prostate cancer patients.

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Updates in Radiation (Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Photon, Proton)

Dr. David C. Beyer spoke at the 23rd annual Perspectives in Urology Point • Counterpoint meeting on Friday, November 14, 2014 on “Updates in Radiation (Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Photon, Proton).”   Keywords: radiation (alpha, beta, gamma, photon, proton), prostate cancer How to cite: Beyer, David C. “Updates in Radiation (Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Photon, Proton)” Grand Rounds in Urology. July 23, 2015. Accessed Feb 2018. https://grandroundsinurology.com/prostate-cancer-david-c-beyer-updates-in-radiation/. References Efstathiou JA, Trofimov AV, Zietman AL. Life, liberty, and the pursuit of protons: an evidence-based review of the role of particle therapy in the treatment of prostate cancer. Cancer J. 2009 Jul-Aug;15(4):312-8. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19672148 Fonteyne V,...

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