Florida Radiation Oncology
Dr. Kelly LaFave has provided compassionate, cutting-edge patient care to thousands of Florida patients for over 12 years. During her career, she has conducted research, published in scientific journals, authored textbook chapters, and presented at national meetings. Additionally, she has participated in numerous clinical trials and served in leadership roles on several hospital committees. Her particular clinical interests include breast, gynecological, lung, brain, skin, gastrointestinal, genitourinary, head and neck cancer and lymphomas.
Dr. LaFave earned her bachelor’s degree with Honors from Michigan State University and her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, where she was awarded the Research Presentation Award. While attending on an academic scholarship at Michigan State University, she was the recipient of the Honor Society’s academic award for being in the top 7.5% of her class. She completed her radiation oncology residency at the University of Miami, where she was appointed the Chief Radiation Oncology Resident and was awarded the Clinical Service Award and the American College of Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting Travel Award. Dr. LaFave is board certified in Radiation Oncology.
As the Co-Founder and Co-Medical Director of Florida Radiation Oncology, Dr. LaFave provides a totally patient-focused, caring and calming outpatient radiation therapy experience for cancer patients while also utilizing the most advanced and precise radiation technology available. “I am proud to serve as the Medical Director and Founder of Florida Radiation Oncology where I am able to provide, state-of–the-art cancer care to patients in the Orlando area,’’ she says. “What this means to patients, is because we are physician-led, we are able to deliver the most precise and personalized radiation therapy for our cancer patients while also delivering the most cost effective radiation oncology care.” Treatment services provided at the center include stereotactic body radiotherapy, frameless stereotactic brain radiosurgery, image-guided and intensity modulated radiation therapy, high dose rate brachytherapy and radiopharmaceuticals.
Dr. LaFave provides customized cancer care based on each patient’s unique needs, all coordinated with the medical providers on the patient’s care team. “As an independent center, we can work with all the physicians throughout our community, not just affiliated with one particular hospital system,” she says. Dr. LaFave is continually inspired by her cancer patients in the Orlando region and is proud to serve the community as a board member of the American Cancer Society. She is committed to keeping her patients well-informed about all of the cancer treatment options available to them. What sets her radiation oncology practice apart is advanced technology, her attention to detail and the personalized patient care experience she provides.
483 N. Semoran Blvd., Suite 107 Winter Park, FL 32792 | P: 407-539-0722: F: 407-539-0723 | FLRadiation.com