Dr. Brian Lawenda, MD

Dr. Brian Lawenda, MD

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Age 48
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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)
  • 3 More

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Dr. Lawenda's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cancer
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawenda treats Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Lawenda treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Astrocytoma
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (Includes: Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chordoma
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Ear Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Gall Bladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Genital System Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gland Cancer
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • Heart Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Hip Cancer
  • Hypopharyngeal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Joint Cancer
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Carcinoma
  • Limb Cancer
  • Lip Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Male Genitourinary Cancer
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Metastatic Blood Cancer
  • Metastatic Bone Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer
  • Metastatic Lymph Cancer
  • Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
  • Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Metastatic Skin Cancer
  • Metastatic Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer With Occult Primary
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Muscle Cancer
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Neck Cancer
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Nose Cancer
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer, Adult
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Palate Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
  • Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Paranasal Sinus Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Parathyroid Carcinoma
  • Parotid Gland Cancer
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pelvic Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Primary Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 10
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 11
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 14
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 4
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 5
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 6
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 7
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 8
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 9
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -12
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -13
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -15
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Renal Cell Cancer
  • Respiratory System Cancer
  • Retinal Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer, Familial
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Urachal Cancer
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vulvar Cancer
Urinary Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawenda treats Urinary Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lawenda treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Tonsil Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawenda treats Tonsil Cancer more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Lawenda treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Lawenda's conditions and procedures:

3D Conformal Radiotherapy
Acoustic Neuroma
Acupuncture
Acute Leukemia
Adrenal Gland Cancer
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Astrocytoma
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Tumor
Breast Brachytherapy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cervical Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Exercise Counseling
Eye Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Glioblastoma
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Tumor
Heart Tumors, Malignant
High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
Hodgkin's Disease
Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
Kidney Cancer
Laryngeal Cancer
Larynx Conditions
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lymphoma
Malignant Histiocytosis
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Melanoma
Meningiomas
Metastatic Cancer
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Nutritional Counseling
Oral Cancer
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Prostate Brachytherapy
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Rectal Cancer
Salivary Gland Cancer
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stress Management
Testicular Cancer
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thrombocytosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tongue Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Vaginal Cancer
Vascular Disease
Vulvar Cancer

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Acupuncture
  • Functional Medicine
  • Integrative Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Dr. Lawenda's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lawenda

4.9

Based on 74 reviews

5 Stars
94.5945945945946%
(70)
4 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(2)
3 Stars
1.3513513513513513%
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2 Stars
1.3513513513513513%
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1 Star
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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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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X HMO/Ind Direct Access NV
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
HealthSmart
Humana
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

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