Breast Radiation Therapy Program

University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

UCSF Phone Numbers

Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology Main Phone Number ...................................................................415/353-7175
After hours and on weekends, ask to speak to the resident on call.

New Patient Consultation Appointments

phone...........................................................................................................................415/353-9807

fax...............................................................................................................................415/353-9888

Radiation Reception Front Desk (basement level) ...................................................415/353-9929

Primus B Treatment Machine.........................................................................................415/353-9122

Nurse’s Station

phone..........................................................................................................................415/353-9966

fax..............................................................................................................................415/353-7068

Administrative Assistants

For Dr. Schechter & Park – Tracy Valerio.......................................................................415/353-9895
For Dr. Fowble – Rosa Samayoa....................................................................................415/353-7181

Billing Questions

Fay Murray .................................................................................................................415/353-7194

Clinical Practice Manager

Jeanette Bolanos............................................................................................................415/353-4683

Other Helpful UCSF Contact Phone Numbers

Main Hospital ..................................................................................................................415/476-1000

Medical Records Department .......................................................................................415/353-2221

Cancer Resource Center ..............................................................................................415/885-3693

Friend to Friend Gift Shop .............................................................................................415/353-7776

Social Worker

Michele Francis, LCSW.................................................................................................415/353-7982

Nutritionist

Greta Macaire, RD........................................................................................................415/885-7608

Helpful UCSF Internet Sites

UCSF Radiation Oncology ......................................................................................... http://radonc.ucsf.edu

UCSF Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center.............................................http://www.ucsfbreastcarecenter.org

UCSF Cancer Resource Center...............................................................................http://cancer.ucsf.edu/crc


Contents

Welcome! About Radiation Therapy

What to Expect

Side Effects of Breast Cancer Radiation Treatment

Your Treatment Schedule

Do’s and Dont’s During Radiation Treatment

Follow-up Appointments

Your Radiation Oncology Team

Possible Complications of Breast Radiation

Lymphedema Information

Additional UCSF Resources for Breast Cancer Patients

Breast Cancer Website Resource List


December 01 2009