Dr. Patel is a radiation oncologist who specializes in the treatment of thoracic cancer, including lung, thymic, and tracheal tumors, gastrointestinal cancers, and chest sarcoma at UW Medical Center and SCCA Proton Therapy. In this video Dr. Patel describes SCCA's approach to treating patients. At SCCA we strive to treat each patient as a member of our family. We pride ourselves in establishing and maintaining long-term relationships with our patients. Because patients who are highly informed have better results, we seek to educate our patients on all the options available. We use a team of physicians, along with the patient; to develop the best individualized therapy available. Our experts specialize in specific tumors and have experience and vast knowledge of years of treatment and know how to help patients succeed.