Department News

Spraker takes on additional role

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Matt Spraker has accepted the role for Medical Director of Radiation Oncology at Siteman Cancer Center on the campus of Christian Hospital – Northwest Healthcare (CHNW) effective January 1, 2021. This role plays an important part in our mission to provide outstanding care for our patients, lead clinical trial development and academic initiatives to advance the field of radiation oncology throughout the St. Louis community.  

Dr. Spraker attended medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and trained in the University of Washington Medical Center residency program. He has been a member of our department faculty since 2018. He has made a number of accomplishments, notably he has led investigations on the use of use of unique radiation approaches for treating advanced cancers. He also remains the Chief of the Radiation Oncology Sarcoma service..  Please join us in congratulating him on this role.