Virag Dandekar, M.D.
Medical Director, Department of Radiation Oncology
Northwest Indiana Radiation Oncology, Crown Point, IN
Education & Training:
Doctor of Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL (2009)
Internship – Internal Medicine
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL (2009 - 2010)
Residency – Radiation Oncology
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL (2010 – 2014)
Dr. Dandekar treats patients with all varieties of cancers, but has particular interested in treating head and neck,
lung and lymphomas. He has expertise in a wide variety of treatment techniques including 3-D conformal radiotherapy,
Intensity Modulate Radiation Therapy (IMRT), Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT), Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS),
Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) as well as brachytherapy for prostate, breast and gynecologic malignancies.
Currently applying at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center (Joliet), Presence Mercy Medical Center (Aurora) and Morris Hospital (Morris).