Definitions for "Medical physicist"
a member of the multi-disciplinary team who helps in the commissioning of new equipment and planning of radiotherapy treatments.
A specialized physicist who has expertise in the delivery of radiation therapy, treatment planning, dose calculation, and quality assurance of all radiation therapy equipment.
Supervises dosimetrists and assures that all treatment planning calculations are performed correctly. Participates in the planning of complex treatments. Oversees the quality assurance of the treatment delivery and planning systems.