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More than 30 oncology physicians and a full complement of oncology professionals are on staff to serve the patients at the Lynn Cancer Institute. Our patients receive treatment and services from specialists in genetics, surgery, radiation oncology, medical oncology, pathology and imaging. In addition, our staff includes research nurses, who improve patient access to clinical trials and the most advanced forms of treatment.

A unique approach at the Lynn Cancer Institute is our multimodality care. Each multimodality team is comprised of physicians and healthcare professionals who specialize in a specific site of cancer. The team is able to develop standards of care for the specific disease site it treats. These standards reflect the most advanced technology and current treatments available.

This simplifies the entire process for our patients, from diagnosis and treatment, to Wellness and Survivorship programs and allows our patients to focus on one thing — recovery.

Our Approach

Our renowned cancer professionals work together across multiple specialties to provide you with advanced cancer screenings, diagnostics and personalized care.

The Advantage of Multimodality Care

The Advantage of Multimodality Care

At the Institute, we understand the importance of great care. Our multimodal approach to care brings together a team of physicians and healthcare professionals who specialize in a specific site of cancer. We are ready to care for you.

Sean Xavier Cavanaugh, M.D.

Radiation Oncologist
Sean Xavier Cavanaugh, M.D.

Physician Spotlight

Sean Xavier Cavanaugh, M.D., is a board-certified radiation oncologist at the Eugene M. and Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute, part of Baptist Health, at Boca Raton Regional Hospital. He specializes in treating all types of cancer and cancer-related pain with advanced radiation therapies.

Dr. Cavanaugh is board certified by the American Board of Radiology and received board recognition for practice focus in brachytherapy. He is a member of several professional organizations. He has been involved in numerous clinical studies and is a two-time winner of the Radiological Society of North America's Roentgen Resident Research Award.

When used properly, radiation therapy can dramatically improve both quality and quantity of life for cancer patients, Dr. Cavanaugh says. To ensure patients achieve quality of life during treatment, he partners with them to set clear goals, schedules ample, face-to-face time to review their progress and responds to any side-effects they are experiencing with compassionate expertise.

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