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
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lawenda performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cancer
very high
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

Dr. Lawenda's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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
  • Helms Medical Institute UCLA/Stanford (Medical Acupuncture)
    Other Education | Completed

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

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lawenda to family and friends
69 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (69)

  • 5
    (65)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Lawenda's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (20)

Visited Dr lawenda for my brothers cancer. He was very nice and actually listened to our concerns and answered our questions. Dr Lawenda was very informative about what the process of radiation will do. Explained everything. The whole staff were very caring, friendly, and helpful. I would highly...more
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Dr. Lawenda is the best physician I’ve ever dealt with. From the first visit I was treated like an old friend rather than a new client. His staff is the best I’ve ever seen; everyone does their job with a smile. They obviously care very much about their patients. From the beginning I felt totally...more
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I had surgery and did research to find the best possible Dr I could find. I felt comfortable during the initial meeting, Dr. Lawenda and his staff all seem to genuinely to care about you. Within minutes we met the Dr. and a plan was formulated for my head and neck cancer. It was explained to me so...more
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I was so relieved to meet Dr. Lawenda and know that I finally met a doctor who listened to my medical needs. As a cancer survivor, I know how important it is to have a doctor who is empathetic and informative, I'm thankful he is local. His staff was professional, friendly and engaging. Dr. Lawenda...more
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Dr. Lawenda is well trained and spends ample time with his patients to ensure that they understand options and treatments. He is readily available for questions/clarifications and he and his staff are exceptional in exploring various treatment options and availability of latest improvements (esp....more
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