Dr. Farzin received her undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore in 1989. She received her medical degree in 1994 from Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Farzin also completed her internship in internal medicine and her residency in the department of radiation oncology at Hahnemann University Hospital, where she served as Chief Resident from 1998 to 1999.
AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST
Multidisciplinary management of Breast Cancer, Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) and Stereotactic Radiosurgery.
Dr. Farzin joined Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN) in 2000 as a radiation oncologist. She is an Adjunct Clinical Faculty at Touro University in Nevada, where she actively participates in the education and training of medical students who are performing radiation oncology rotations. She is also an active member of The US Oncology Network’s Breast Cancer Pathway Radiation Guidelines which reviews and updates treatment guidelines in accordance with national standards of care. Prior to joining CCCN, she was the Assistant Professor at the department of radiation oncology at MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine. Her other experience includes her position as Clinical Service Chief of Radiation at the Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospital. She also served as a member of the Multidisciplinary Breast Health Center while at the Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospital, as well as authored several chapters in books related to radiotherapeutic management of several cancers.
Dr. Farzin is married and has one child. Her hobbies include music and hiking.
Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology
MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology
Clark County Medical Society
International Association of Oncologists
Nevada Medical Society