Dr. Daniel Schiffner, MD


Radiation Oncology | Male

21st Century Oncology 860 N Park View Dr El Segundo, CA 90245 Get Directions
Dr. Daniel Schiffner, MD
Dr. Daniel Schiffner, MD is a radiation oncology doctor who practices in El Segundo, CA. He has been practicing for 12 years.

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Dr. Schiffner's Care Philosophy

As a radiation oncologist with Cancer Care Consultants, Dr. Schiffner is dedicated to delivering compassionate, personalized, evidence-based, and cutting-edge cancer care to the patients that he serves.

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Fantastic! Extremely responsive. Great communication skills, patient. Willing to get into details if you ask. Clear and concise. Strong support team behind him as well--nurses, therapists, physicists, dosimetrist--all great. Highly recommend.
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Dr. Schiffner's Care Philosophy

As a radiation oncologist with Cancer Care Consultants, Dr. Schiffner is dedicated to delivering compassionate, personalized, evidence-based, and cutting-edge cancer care to the patients that he serves.

Dr. Schiffner's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Radiation Oncology
  •  Board certified in Radiation Oncology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Chief Resident, UC Irvine Integrated Residency Program, Radiation Oncology, 2008-2009
    • Shimadzu Medical Student Research Award, RSNA Annual Meeting, 2002
    • Roy W. Howard Family Fellowship, UCSF Department of Radiation Oncology, 2004
    • Graduation with Distinction in Biology, Duke University, 2000
    • Golden Key National Honor Society, 1999
    • Graduation Summa Cum Laude, Bachelor of Science, Duke University, 2000
    • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Biology Forum Fellowship, 1998-1999
    • RSNA Roentgen Resident Research Award for Radiation Oncology, 2010
    • Certificate of Merit for Scientific Abstract Poster, Society of Thoracic Radiology, 2003
    • Presidents Award for Educational Exhibit, Society of Thoracic Radiology, 2003
    • First Place Award, City of Hope Medical Center Annual Research Symposium, 2008
    • Student Research Training Fellowship, UCSF School of Medicine, 2002
    • Seattle Prostate Brachytherapy Fellowship, American Brachytherapy Society, 2009
    • Deans List with Distinction, Duke University, 1997-2000
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  • Media & Publications
    • The use of RapidArc volumetric modulated arc therapy to deliver stereotactic radiosurgery and stereotactic body radiotherapy to intracranial and extracranial targets, 2011
    • Residual setup errors and dose variations with less-than-daily image guided patient setup in external beam radiotherapy for esophageal cancer., 2011
    • The current debate about the origins of the Paleoindians of America, 2003
    • "Daily electronic portal imaging of implanted gold seed fiducials in patients undergoing radiotherapy after radical prostatectomy, 2007

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Board Certifications

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  • Radiation Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer


  • Medical School
    University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2005

  • Internship Hospital
    California Pacific Medical Center

    Completed in 2006

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of California, Irvine

    Completed in 2010

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Seattle Prostate Institute

    Completed in 2009

  • Undergraduate School
    Duke University

    Graduated in 2000

  • Other Education
    University Of Pittsburgh Center For Image-Guided Neurosurgery

    Completed in 2010

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Radiation Oncology

Procedures Performed

  • Brachytherapy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery