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About Dominique Rash, MD
Dominique Rash, MD, is a board-certified radiation oncologist who specializes in treating breast, gynecologic and gastrointestinal cancer. As a radiation oncologist, Dr. Rash uses carefully targeted, high doses of radiation energy to destroy or damage cancer cells. Her expertise includes conformal radiation therapy (CRT), intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) and high-dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy.
As an assistant professor in the Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences, Dr. Rash instructs medical students, residents and fellows at UC San Diego School of Medicine.
She has coauthored numerous peer-reviewed articles and her work has appeared in International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics, International Journal of Gynecological Cancer and JAMA Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery.
Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, Dr. Rash cared for patients at Mercy Medical Group in Sacramento, Calif.
Dr. Rash completed a residency in radiation oncology at UC Davis School of Medicine. She earned her medical degree at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. She is board-certified in radiation oncology.
An active member of professional associations, Dr. Rash serves on numerous committees and was on the cancer committee for Dignity Health Cancer Institute of Greater Sacramento. She is also a member of many organizations, including the American Brachytherapy Society, the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, and the American College of Radiation Oncology. In addition to the location listed above, Dr. Rash also sees patients in Oceanside.
- George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC
- UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA
Date Joined Staff
- Radiation Oncology
Conditions and Treatments
- Conformal Radiation Therapy (CRT)
- Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
- High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
- Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
- Breast Cancer
- Gynecologic Cancers
- Gastrointestinal Cancer
- Head and Neck Cancer