Radiation therapists have training and certification in the operation of the machines that deliver radiation. They work under the supervision of our doctor and are responsible for setting up the patients on the linear accelerator and administering the daily radiation treatments that the doctor prescribes.
Cathy graduated from Parkland College as a Radiologic Technologist in 1980 and from Washburn University as a Radiation Therapist in 2007. Working as an X-Ray technologist over the years, she has experience in diagnostic and invasive radiology as well as radiation therapy. Since 2006 she has worked at Christie Clinic as a Radiation Therapist. Cathy is married with 2 sons and 3 grandsons.