Amit Bhatt, MD, PhD

Amit Bhatt, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology


  • PhD – University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (2002)
  • Medical School – Rush University, Chicago, IL (2006)
  • Residency – University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (2011)
  • Internship – Weiss Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL (2007)

Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Prostate


Amit Bhatt, MD, PhD is an assistant professor in the department of radiation oncology. Dr. Bhatt has experience treating a wide array of cancers throughout his career which started at St Luke’s Hospital and continued at the Karmanos Cancer institute in Michigan. He has acted as a principal investigator on national trials and has been active in enrolling patients to trials. Dr. Bhatt obtained his undergraduate degrees in cellular and molecular biology, a doctoral degree in Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, and a MD from Rush University in Chicago, IL. He completed his residency in radiation oncology at The University of Wisconsin Madison. Dr. Bhatt has an interest in furthering our understanding of the treatment of cancer through clinical trials. Dr. Bhatt joined the faculty at Washington University in 2023.

His clinical practice focusses on the treatment of Thoracic and Genitourinary cancers. His goal is to provide access to advanced medical care and procedures in a compassionate environment. He is actively participating in a number of national clinical trials. His clinical practice includes the use of brachytherapy, Proton therapy, MRI guided therapy, adaptive therapy, as well as radiopharmaceuticals.