Dr Samuel Swisher-McClure, MD, recently joined Delmarva Radiation Services and Beebe Healthcare as a new radiation oncologist. He currently sees patients at the Tunnell Cancer Center on Route 24 in Rehoboth Beach, as well as at the South Coastal Cancer Center in Millville.
Swisher-McClure graduated in 2007 from West Virginia University School of Medicine, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. He completed his residency training in radiation oncology at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was selected as chief resident in 2012.
He then worked as an assistant professor and attending physician for the Radiation Oncology Department at Penn Medicine in Philadelphia from 2012 to 2021. Swisher-McClure was Residency Program Director for the Radiation Oncology Department at Penn Medicine from 2013 to 2020. He was certified by the American Board of Radiology in Radiation Oncology in 2013.
He has expertise in the use of intensity modulated radiation therapy, image guided radiation therapy, stereotaxic body radiation therapy and proton beam therapy. He has experience caring for patients with a wide variety of cancer types. Swisher-McClure has presented his research results at national scientific meetings and is the author of over 60 peer-reviewed journal articles related to oncology.
Swisher-McClure said he has a passion for oncology patient care.
“I am completely dedicated to helping patients and their families meet the challenges of a cancer diagnosis,” said Swisher-McClure. “I consider it an honor and a privilege to be one of their doctors during such a difficult time. I always strive to provide the highest level of care to my patients and to care for them as if they were my own family.
“Access to radiation oncology specialists like Dr. Swisher-McClure is an essential part of providing care to a community,” said Maurice Winkfield, executive director of Beebe Oncology Services. “Beebe continues to recruit additional providers to bring you the most comprehensive cancer control program here in Sussex County. “
For more information or to make an appointment with Dr. Swisher-McClure, call (302) 645-3775.