Cristiane Takita, M.D., MBA
- Fax: 305-689-4451
- American Board of Radiology-Radiation Oncology
- Radiation Oncology
- Co-Leader of the Breast Site Disease Group
- Professor and Residency Program Director
Dr. Takita's main clinical interests are in breast cancer patients. She is actively involved with the use of radiation in breast cancer treatments with conventional external beam radiation, IMRT and the newer techniques of Partial Breast Radiation. She is currently studying the use of MRI-guided delivery system to spare heart/lung during radiation treatment for patients with breast cancer. She actively participates in clinical trials which are open through the UM Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. She is the Co-Leader of the Breast Site Disease Group at UM/
Dr. Takita's research interests include breast cancer treatment using new MRI-guided delivery system, evaluation of predictors of locoregional recurrence and metastases, development of novel predictor models of radiation therapy outcomes and potential treatments to reduce radiation-induced skin toxicity.