Luis Carrascosa, MD

CarrascosaDr. Carrascosa is board certified in radiation oncology and specializes in providing advanced radiation therapy to treat all cancers, with a focus on breast cancer, head and neck cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer and skin cancer. He uses innovative techniques, such as stereotactic radio surgery, stereotactic body radiation therapy, accelerated partial breast irradiation, IMRT and HDR, to provide advanced radiation oncology therapies and tailored cancer treatment plans. Dr. Carrascosa continuously achieves optimal outcomes with the least amount of time and discomfort. During his career, Dr. Carrascosa has led sub-specialized cancer programs, published in peer-reviewed journals, conducted invited lectures, held academic and professional appointments, along with board positions on relevant radiation oncology societies—all proven assets to both his cancer patients and fellow physicians.

Education & Certifications

  • Board Certified, Radiation Oncology
  • Past President, Marion County Medical Society, FL
  • Past Medical Director, Radiation Oncology Department, Brown Cancer Center, Taylor Regional Hospital, Campbellsville, KY
  • Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
  • Residency, Radiation Oncology, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL
  • Medical Degree, Universidad Francisco Marroquin School of Medicine,
    Guatemala City, Guatemala

Specialties

  • Accelerated partial-breast irradiation
  • Brain tumors
  • Breast cancer
  • Colon and rectal cancer
  • Cone-beam CT
  • Eclipse treatment planning
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Head and neck cancer
  • High-dose-rate brachytherapy (HDR)
  • Lung cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Prostate seed implantation
  • Radionuclide treatments
  • Radiosurgery (including CyberKnife®)
  • Skin cancer
  • Stereotactic radio surgery
  • Urologic cancer

External Beam Radiation Therapy Services

  • 3D&4D Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)
  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)