After evaluating the patient, reviewing tests and talking with the patient’s other cancer physicians, the radiation oncologist prescribes a treatment plan for the patient. Throughout the treatment, the radiation oncologist monitors the patient’s condition to maintain high-quality care. The radiation oncologist also works to identify and treat any side effects from the treatments. “My goal is to provide compassionate care 100 percent of the time,” says Dr. Troicki. “I believe that compassion helps me develop the best possible care plan for patients.” In addition to English, Dr.