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Dr. Arno J. Mundt, MD, FACRO, FASTRO
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Dr. Arno J. Mundt, MD, FACRO, FASTRO

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    Overview

    Arno J. Mundt, MD, is a board-certified radiation oncologist whose expertise is in gynecologic and prostate cancers using a variety of novel treatment modalities, including image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) and intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT).He is the founding chair of the Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences at UC San Diego School of Medicine and senior deputy director of UC San Diego Healths Moores Cancer Center, the regions only comprehensive cancer center recognized by the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Mundt has won numerous awards for patient care, including being named one of Americas top doctors for cancer care and one of San Diegos top doctors, multiple times.He is internationally recognized in the field for his contributions to developing new radiation techniques to improve cancer treatment and has authored or co-authored more than 180 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters on advanced radiation oncology techniques. Prior to joining UC San Diego Health in 2006, Dr. Mundt was an associate professor in the Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology at University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine and an invited visiting professor at numerous prestigious medical centers, including the Mayo Clinic, Washington University School of Medicine, and Stanford University. Dr. Mundt completed fellowship and residency training in radiation oncology at the University of Chicagos Pritzker School of Medicine. He also completed a residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at George Washington University School of Medicine. He earned his medical degree at University of Michigan Medical School. He is board certified in radiation oncology. He is a fellow of the American College of Radiation Oncology (FACRO) and the American Society for Radiation Oncology (FASTRO)Outside of work, Dr. Mundt is an avid classical pianist. He enjoys world travel and has studied numerous languages, including French, German, Hungarian, Portuguese and Italian. A lifelong tennis enthusiast, he was a frequent tennis partner of former President Barack Barry" Obama while growing up in Hawaii.UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information, see https://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/cancer/programs/radiation-oncology/Pages/default.aspx and https://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/cancer/Pages/default.aspx.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Hematology / Oncology Specialist

    Education & Training

    George Washington University (Internship)

    University of Chicago, Section of Gastroenterology and Nutrition (Residency)

    University of Chicago, Section of Gastroenterology and Nutrition (Fellowship)

    Medical Degree - University of Michigan, Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

    Medical Degree - Radiation Oncologist

    Other Degree - George Washington University, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC

    Other Degree - The University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

    Medical Degree - Professor and Chair of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Radiology

    Languages

    French

    German

    Italian

    Medical Conditions Treated

    Medical Procedures Performed

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    UC San Diego Health La Jolla - Moores Cancer Center - Radiation Oncology

    3855 Health Sciences Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 822-6040

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    Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health

    3855 Health Sciences Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 822-6100

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    UC San Diego Health

    200 West Arbor Dr

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Arno Mundt accepting new patients?

    Yes, Arno Mundt is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Arno Mundt offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Mundt's office at (858) 822-6040 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Arno Mundt offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Mundt's office at (858) 822-6040 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Arno Mundt speak?

    Arno Mundt speaks English, French, German and Italian.

    Which board certifications does Arno Mundt have?

    Arno Mundt is certified by the American Board of Radiology.

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