Yung H Son MD

Professor of Therapeutic Radiology and of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

Specialties & Subspecialties

Cancer Center, Yale: Head and Neck Cancer Surgery Program

Therapeutic Radiology/Radiation Oncology


Education & Training

  • M.D., Seoul National University (1950)
  • Post-doctoral Fellow, Creighton University, MS , Medicine
  • Resident, Creighton Medical Center , Radiology (1956 - 1959)
  • Fellow, Ontario Cancer Institute, University of Toronto , Radiotherapy (1959 - 1962)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Adult, Child | Accepts referrals from patients

Clinical Interests

General radiation therapy; head and neck cancer; definitive or intra-operative brachytherapy; esophageal cancer; colon cancer; lung cancer; soft-tissue sarcoma; skin cancer; pediatric cancer; unknown primary cancer; all invasive low- or high-dose-rate interventional brachytherapy and remote after-loading gamma-Med brachytherapy, particularly in otolaryngology, broncho-pulmonary, abdominal, retro-peritoneal, and colorectal malignancies

Cancers Treated

Brachytherapy, Colon (including Rectum), Esophagus, Head & Neck, Pediatric, Sarcoma, Skin, Unknown primary

Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology, Board Certified (1961)

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