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Gregory Videtic, MD

216.444.5571

Gregory Videtic, MD

Appointed: 2003

Gregory Videtic, MD
Department: Radiation Oncology
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code T28
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
WorkAppointment:216.444.5571
DeskDesk:216.444.9797
WorkFax:216.445.1068
Surgeon:
No
Treats:
Adults Only

Biographical Sketch

Gregory M.M. Videtic, MD, CM, FRCPC, received his medical degree from McGill University Faculty of Medicine in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He completed a first residency in family medicine at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He later carried out a clinical research fellowship in geriatrics at the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario.

A two-year position as a Hospitalist at the Nova Scotia Cancer Centre in Halifax was followed by residency training in radiation oncology at the University of Western Ontario. Under the mentorship of Dr. Laurie Gaspar, he completed a CNS radiosurgery/brachytherapy fellowship at Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich. 

He has been a Staff Physician at the London Regional Cancer Centre, London, Ontario; the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Mass.; and is currently Section Head for Thoracic Malignancies and Residency Program Director in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Cleveland Clinic.  

His specialty interests include radioprotectants, radiosensitizers, stereotactic body radiotherapy, altered fractionation and treatment toxicity.

Professional Highlights

  • Teacher of the Year Award, Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology, 2004-2005
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Cleveland Clinic, 2004-2005

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Wayne State University-Detroit Medical Center
Radiation Oncology
Detroit, MI USA
1998
Residency - University of Western Ontario Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Radiation Oncology
London, Ontario Canada
1997
Fellowship - University of Western Ontario Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Cardiology/Kinesiology
London, Ontario Canada
1992
Residency - Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine
Family Medicine
Halifax Canada
1988
Internship - Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine
Family Medicine
Halifax Canada
1987
Medical School - McGill University Faculty of Medicine
Montreal, Quebec Canada
1986
Undergraduate - McGill University
Montreal, Quebec Canada
1981

Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada- Radiation Oncology

Specialty Interests

Lung cancer, esophageal cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumors, stereotactic body radiotherapy, gamma knife radiosurgery, radioprotectors, radiation sensitizers, cancer

Awards & Honors

America’s Top Oncologists, Consumer’s Research Council of America

Innovations & Patents

Cleveland Clinic Innovator Award for bronchoscopic catheter for the implantation of fiducial markers and flexible biopsy and aspiration needle, 2006

Memberships

  • American Society for Therapeutic Radiation and Oncology       
  • American College of Radiology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
  • Association of Directors of Radiation Oncology Programs        

Treatment & Services

  • External Beam Radiotherapy
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy
  • Lung Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Specialty in Diseases and Conditions

Industry Relationships

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As of 1/20/2014, Dr. Videtic has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by the Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about the Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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