Raul T. Meoz, MD, FACR received his medical degree from the University of Zulia, Venezuela. He subsequently completed a full three-year residency in therapeutic radiology (radiation oncology) at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. He went on to MD Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute as project investigator in the department of radiation oncology for two years. Dr. Meoz received the American Cancer Society Research Fellowship Award while a resident at Baylor College of Medicine in 1974.
Although Dr. Meoz holds lifetime board certification in radiation oncology, he has voluntarily enrolled in the American Board of Radiology’s Maintenance of Certification Program and is currently re-certified in radiation oncology.
AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST
Clinical Research, Stereotactic Radiosurgery, High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy, Quality Assurance in Radiation Oncology
Dr. Meoz joined Nevada Radiation Oncology Centers in 1985, which became Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN) in 2002. He is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at Touro University and Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at University of Nevada School of Medicine. He is also Clinical Associate Professor at UNLV School of Medicine, in the department of radiation oncology.
He has authored and co-authored numerous scientific papers and has been a speaker in several national and international conferences in the field of oncology and radiation therapy. He serves as investigator in numerous clinical trials conducted at CCCN through the Community Clinical Oncology Program.
Prior to joining CCCN, he was Assistant Radiotherapist and Assistant Professor of Radiotherapy at the University of Texas MD Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute. Additionally, he was in private practice as a radiation oncologist in Dallas, Texas; and served as Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.
Dr. Meoz has received numerous awards and recognitions including: Top Doctors by Desert Companion, Vegas Seven and Vegas, Inc., and Medical Marvels by Nevada Business Magazine. He was awarded a fellowship with the American College of Radiology in 2001.
Dr. Meoz is a fellow of the American Board of Quality Assurance. He was also past President of the Clark County Medical Society, and past President of the Gilbert H. Fletcher Society (MD Anderson Hospital’s-Radiation Oncology Department).
Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology
American Board of Quality Assurance