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Richard Crownover, M.D., Ph.D.

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Dr. Richard Crownover is the residency program director for the department of radiation oncology and he specializes in tumors of the breast, musculoskeletal system, liver and brain with a special emphasis on stereotactic body radiotherapy and radio surgery. Building on his previous research work, he has launched a successful stereotactic body radiotherapy for UTHSCSA which now treats 2-3 new patients each week. 

He previously served as chief of the breast tumor service in the Cleveland Clinic department of radiation oncology.He joined the department of radiation oncology at the CTRC in 2007. He is passionate about the education of future physicians and improving the effectiveness of radiation treatments for breast cancer.

Professor/Clinical, Radiation Oncology

Residency Program Director, Cancer Therapy Research Center


M.D., Duke University, 1991

Ph.D., Physics, Duke University, 1988

M.A., Physics, Duke University, 1985

B.A., Physics/Math, Linfield College, 1983



Phone: (210) 450-1136