(Submitted by Wood County Hospital)
Dhaval Parikh, M.D. has joined the Maurer Family Cancer Care Center as the director of radiation oncology. Dr. Parikh is board certified in radiation oncology and has practiced for over 20 years. He served the Toledo and surrounding communities for the past 15 years.
Dr. Parikh provides care for patients with all types of cancers through highly conformal radiation therapies, which matches the radiation beams to the shape of the tumor for precise treatment. He is well-versed in a variety of advanced treatment techniques and specializes in the latest therapies including external and internal radiation therapy.
“Maintaining a compassionate connection with the patient has always been at the core of my career,” says Dr. Parikh.
Dr. Parikh earned his medical degree from the Hahnemann University and Medical School in Philadelphia where he received honors. He completed internship training at Reading Hospital and Medical Center, focusing on oncology. Following his internship, Dr. Parikh completed his residency training at Mount Sinai Medical Center in NYC, serving as chief resident. His extensive knowledge and experience in the field of radiation oncology combined with his compassionate care for his patients make Dr. Parikh the ideal choice to lead the team at the Maurer Family Cancer Care Center at Wood County Hospital at the forefront of cancer treatment.
“Dr. Parikh brings a wealth of contemporary clinical experience and training to the Maurer Family Cancer Care Center. He is well known in Northwest Ohio and offers a blend of excellent oncology care skills combined with compassion and just a nice way with people. We are thrilled to have him join us in our effort to continue growing our center for the benefit of our patients in Bowling Green and the surrounding communities,” said Stan Korducki, president of Wood County Hospital.
The Maurer Family Cancer Care Center at Wood County Hospital offers a full spectrum of advanced cancer services delivered by a skilled team of experienced, onsite cancer specialists. The Center houses the most technologically advanced radiation therapy equipment available, specializing in the highest quality chemotherapy treatments and the latest FDA-approved clinical trials.