Brij Sood, MD, a board-certified radiation oncologist with 21st Century Oncology, has been named clinical director at the Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS) Cancer Center. His focus is on patient-centered care, and his interests include stereotactic radiosurgery, image-guided radiotherapy and brachytherapy for brain, spine, breast, lung, prostate, gynecological and head and neck cancers.
Prior to joining MVHS, Dr. Sood served as director of the Cancer Program and director of the Department of Radiation Oncology at PinnacleHealth Cancer Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He has also been affiliated with Fox Chase Regional Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York, New York, Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York and Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York.
Dr. Sood earned his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at Patliputra Medical College of Ranchi University in Dhanbad, India, and completed an internship at the Medical College hospitals there. He completed a fellowship in Pediatric Surgical Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, New York, and a residency in Radiation Oncology at Beth Israel Medical Center also in New York. He is board certified in Radiation Oncology.
Dr. Sood is practicing with Gilbert Lawrence, MD, at the MVHS Cancer Center at the Faxton Campus.