Wade Thorstad, MD

Wade Thorstad, MD

Radiation Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

Professor of Radiation Oncology, Chief, Head and Neck Cancer ServiceWashington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

As an associate professor of radiation oncology and chief of the radiation oncology head and neck cancer service at Washington University, Dr. Thorstad cares for patients diagnosed with head and neck cancers as well as lung cancer through treatment and recovery.

Research Interest

Oncologic imaging and therapy with radioimmunoglobulins and unsealed radiopharmaceuticals.


  • 1991: MD, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston


  • 1991 - 1992: Intern, internal medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock
  • 1992 - 1995: Resident, radiation oncology, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago
  • 1995 - 1997: Resident, nuclear medicine, Duke University, Durham, N.C.
  • 1997 - 1998: Fellow, radiation oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Board Certification

  • 1997: American Board of Nuclear Medicine
  • 1998: American Board of Radiology, Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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