Dr. Brian Lawenda, MD

Dr. Brian Lawenda, MD

Radiation Oncology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Brian Lawenda, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in Kennewick, WA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in radiation oncology, integrative oncology, and more.Read his story

7379 W Deschutes Ave Ste 100

Kennewick, WA 99336

Contact Information

(509) 987-1800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
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Cancer
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more than 96% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Lawenda's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lawenda "I am a Harvard-trained Radiation Oncologist, Stanford/UCLA-trained Medical Acupuncturist, Integrative Oncologist and former U.S. Navy Commander. I combine the latest state-of-the-art cancer treatments, evidenced based complementary therapies and anti-cancer lifestyle counseling to optimize cancer outcomes, minimize treatment side effects and empower my patients to take an active role in their care."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lawenda "I am committed to providing premiere, quality, cost-effective radiation therapy and integrative oncology services that are responsive to the needs of our patients through continuous improvement and innovation. I am commited to clinical and scientific excellence in a caring environment."

4  Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Acupuncture
  • Functional Medicine
  • Integrative Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

85  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy
  • Acupuncture
  • Breast Brachytherapy
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Prostate Brachytherapy
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stress Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Naval Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lawenda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lawenda's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lawenda

4.9

Based on 74 reviews

5 Stars
94.5945945945946%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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Thoroughly explains your condition and all data to you with respect.
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Positive, knowledgeable and plain spoken. Providing adequate information and a thoroughly professional but yet personal perspective, the consultation with Dr. Lewenda left me confident and optimistic about the decisions I then made regarding the best treatment options for me.
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Having cancer is not an easy diagnosis. But since Dr. Lawenda was personal and listened to every issue and problem and took steps to help as soon as I could get my prescription.
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I was fortunate to find Dr. Lawenda several years ago. He consulted with my 86 year old father and me regarding my father’s cancer diagnosis. Most oncologists who met with us did not give my dad much hope with conventional practices. Recently I had to again consult Dr. Lawenda. Again, he...Read More
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In my 3 year long journey of advanced stage 4 cancer, I have acquired many doctors. Dr. Lawenda is the only one that acknowledges diet as part of treatment. It was important to me to not rely soley on chemo or radiation but to be able to know how to help myself. Integrative oncology is amazing...Read More
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