Dr. Michael Porrazzo Joins Cancer Center

Porrazzo,Michael smMichael S. Porrazzo, M.D., serves as director of radiation oncology at Spotsylvania Regional Cancer Center (SRCC) on behalf of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Massey Cancer Center, which partnered with SRCC to provide radiation oncology care. The two organizations have aligned under an agreement between HCA Virginia Health System and VCU Health System, a component of the VCU Medical Center that delivers Massey’s clinical oncology care. Dr. Porrazzo is also an assistant professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the VCU School of Medicine.

For the past 21 years, Dr. Porrazzo served as an attending physician for the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Washington Cancer Institute at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. During his tenure there, he served as chairman for the Radiation Safety Committee and member of the Internal Review Board for MedStar Research Institute-Georgetown University. Prior to that role, he worked as an attending physician for the Department of Radiation Medicine at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, New York.

Dr. Porrazzo’s clinical expertise is in stereotactic radiosurgery, intensity modulated radiotherapy, transperineal prostate implantation, mammosite breast radiotherapy, cardiovascular radiotherapy and interstitial brachytherapy. At the Washington Cancer Institute, his practice focused on prostate cancer, central nervous system malignancies, pulmonary radiosurgery and breast cancer.

After earning his medical degree from the Meharry Medical College, Dr. Porrazzo served an internship in internal medicine at the University of Miami. He completed his residency in radiation oncology at the SUNY-Health Science Center at State University Hospital.

Spotsylvania Regional Cancer Center is located in the Pogonia Medical Arts Building at
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center on 4600 Spotsylvania Avenue in Fredericksburg, Virginia.
For more information, appointments or referrals, call 540-498-4804.
Spotsrmc.com |massey.vcu.edu

For more information and referrals, please call 434-774-2417.

Dr. Porrazzo resides in Northern Virginia and is a father of three teenagers. He is actively planning to move to the Fredericksburg region in the near future.

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