Radiotherapy at UPMC Whitfield

Setting the standard for cancer care at UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre at Whitfield.

We are the dedicated radiotherapy center for patients in the South East.

Radiation therapy is one of the main treatment methods used in cancer care. This method of treatment can be used as a sole treatment for cancer or in combination with surgery, chemotherapy, and/or hormone therapy.

UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre offers convenient access to a wide range of treatment options using a variety of photon and electron energies.

UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre at Whitfield offers world-class cancer treatments with close-to-home convenience.

By using combined global expertise and resources, our multi-disciplinary team works together to implement quality oversight, advanced medical training, performance data tracking and research programs.

Advanced technology combined with our specialised team of consultant medical and radiation oncologists, radiation therapists, radiation oncology nurses and medical physicists work together to determine the best course of treatment and care for each patient’s specific needs.

Radiotherapy Services

To view the full list of Oncology Care services, please visit the UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre section of this website.

Contact Details

Radiotherapy Department

051-337444
info@whitfieldclinic.ie

Monday – Friday, 09.00-17.00

Consultants in Radiotherapy

Dr Dayle Hacking

Department

Radiation Oncology

Specialities

Uro-Oncology, Comprehensive Radiation Oncology Service, IMRT & Brachytherapy for prostate cancer

Qualifications

M.B.Ch.B (1983), M.Med. Rat (T) (SA) 1990, F.F. Rad. (T) (SA) 1990, Bard accredited proctor- LDR Brachytherapy (2004)

Biography

Dr Dayle Hacking is a radiation oncologist in UPMC Whitfield, Waterford.

He is an oncology consultant with a special interest in Uro-Oncology, Comprehensive Radiation Oncology Service with particular emphasis on IMRT and Brachytherapy for prostate cancer.

Contact Details

Radiation Oncology Department

Secretary: Julie
Tel: 051-319857
Fax: 051-337445
Email: info-wcc@upmc.edu
Department: Hillman Cancer Centre
Outpatient Appointments: Suite 4

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Dr Wojciech Sasiadek

Department

Radiotherapy

Specialities

Clinical Assistant Professor

Main focus of interest: head and neck cancer, lung cancer, oesophageal cancer, combined chemo-radiotherapy, accelerated radiotherapy, radiobiology.

Radiotherapy planning including IMRT and IGRT (image guided radiotherapy). Patient consultations and evaluation during treatment.

Qualifications

M.D. Specialist in Radiation Oncology

Biography

Dr. Wojciech Sasiadek, clinical assistant professor, received his medical degree at Silesian School of Medicine in Katowice, Poland.

Dr. Sasiadek completed an internship specialising in head and neck radiation therapy in Maria Sklodowska-Curie Memorial Cancer Centre and Institute of Oncology in Warsaw. After spending time at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, and the Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Detroit, he was made consultant oncologist in the Head and Neck Division at the Maria Sklodowska-Curie Memorial Cancer Centre, in addition to serving outpatient departments in Bedzin, Chorzow, and Sosnowiec.

Dr. Sasiadek is professionally registered as a medical practitioner and a specialist oncologist by the:

  • Polish Chamber of Physicians and Dentists/Centrum Egzaminów Medycznych w Lodzi
  • General Medical Council (UK)
  • Irish Medical Council

Dr. Sasiadek holds a number of memberships with professional and scientific societies, and has authored several publications and presentations.

In May 2007, Dr. Sasiadek joined UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre as a consultant radiation oncologist.

Contact Details

Radiotherapy Department

Secretary: Helena
Tel: 051-337444
Fax: 051-337445
Department: Hillman Cancer Centre
Outpatient Appointments: Suite 4

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Dr. Esam Abdelaal

Department

Oncology Care

Specialities

Breast and Lung Cancer

Biography

Mr. Dr. Esam Abdelaal, consultant radiation oncologist, was raised in Mansoura, Egypt, and graduated from Medical College at Mansoura University, Egypt in 1988.

Following his internship and specialist training at Mansoura University Hospital, he undertook a Masters in Medicine (Radiation Oncology) and a Fellowship in Radiology (Therapeutic) at Mansoura University, Egypt in 1994.

Dr. Abdelaal was awarded a two-year fellowship at the University of North Shore and Stony Brook, USA, from 1998 to 2000. Following his return to Egypt, he spent two years at the University Hospital of Mansoura and was awarded his PhD in Radiation Oncology in 2002. He has worked as a consultant clinical radiation oncologist at Kuala Lumpur Hospital, Malaysia from 2003 to 2010; the Armed Forces Hospital, Saudi Arabia from 2010 to 2012; and at Mansoura University Hospital, Egypt, 2012 to 2014.

Dr Esam is registered as a medical practitioner and a specialist oncologist by the:

  • Egyptian Medical Council
  • Malaysian Medical Council
  • Saudi Medical Council
  • Irish Medical Council

In March 2015, Dr. Esam joined UPMC Hillman Cancer Centre as a consultant radiation oncologist.

Contact Details

Oncology Care Department

Secretary: Claudia
Tel: 051 337496
Location: Outpatient Clinics

Referrals can be sent to UPMC Whitfield through Healthlinks platform

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