Patrick Maguire, M.D.
A Layman's Guide To Cancer
Dr. Patrick Maguire joins Danika to discuss the various treatment options and strategies for the 20 most common cancer types.
Dr. Patrick D. Maguire received his undergraduate degree in English literature from Haverford College and his MD from Penn State College of Medicine, where he won the Medical Student Humanitarian Award in 1994. He completed his cancer specialty training at Duke University Medical Center. Thereafter, he has been caring for patients with cancer in coastal North Carolina. He received an American Cancer Society “Silent Angel” Award in 2006.
Dr. Maguire has published multiple scientific articles on the treatment of cancers including those of the head and neck, lung, prostate, and soft tissues. He is the principal investigator of two major five-year Cancer Disparities Research Partnership grants awarded by the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Maguire, his partners, and staff from Coastal Carolina Radiation Oncology Center (http://www.ccradonc.com/) were recently awarded the prestigious American Society of Clinical Oncology Clinical Trials Participation Award for 2010.