Medical Director, Radiation Oncologist
Robert J. Sollaccio, MD serves as medical director at Mat-Su Valley Cancer Center. Prior to joining Advanced Oncology Associates, Dr. Sollaccio served as Medical Director and Chairman of Radiation Oncology at Florida Hospital Cancer Institute for 20 years. After obtaining his medical degree at the University of Florida College of medicine and completing a surgical internship at Carraway Methodist Medical Center, Dr. Sollaccio completed his Radiation Oncology residency training at University of Alabama at Birmingham where he served as Chief Resident for 2 years. He was a strategic partner in bringing innovative technologies in oncology to central Florida. High Dose Rate Brachytherapy, GammaKnife Radiosurgery, Intravascular Brachytherapy, Total Body Irradiation, Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy, Image-Guided Radiation Therapy, and Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy are examples of new technologies introduced to the community as Medical Director.
He is an active member in clinical research, including Radiation Therapy Oncology Group, Gynecology Oncology Group, and Southwest Oncology Group, he participated as clinical instructor to Gynologic Oncology fellows and the University of Central Florida Medical School. Dr. Sollaccio is board certified in Radiation Oncology. Experienced in all areas off oncology, Dr. Sollaccio special interests include breast cancer, brain tumors, prostate cancer, lung cancer, cervical cancer, and endometrial cancer.
Dr. Sollaccio is passionate about clinical care, fly fishing, downhill skiing, and outdoor Alaskan adventures.