Daniel W. Golden, MD, MHPE

Radiation Oncology, Head and Neck Cancer | More

Associate Professor of Radiation and Cellular Oncology

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.

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As a radiation oncologist, Daniel W. Golden, MD, MHPE, provides highly skilled care for patients with a range of cancers, including brain, head and neck, lung and genitourinary malignancies. He also uses targeted radiation therapy to treat benign conditions. Dr. Golden has expertise in many radiation techniques and focuses on minimizing damage to normal tissues.

Dr. Golden's practice is based at the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, Ill., where patients receive the expertise and investigational therapies of the University of Chicago Medicine in a convenient community setting.

Dr. Golden's research focuses on malignancies of the central nervous system, as well as head and neck and gastrointestinal cancers. He also is active in medical education, teaching and mentoring medical students and residents and developing clinical radiation oncology educational curricula.

UChicago Faculty Physicians who provide services at UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial are not employees or agents of UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial.

Medical Education

  • University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing

Internship

  • Kaiser Permanente Medical Center

Residency

  • University of Chicago Medicine

Fellowship

  • University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Gold Humanism Honor Society
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Medical Association
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • American Brachytherapy Society
  • American Society for Radiation Oncology
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital - New Lenox

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At a Glance

Practicing Since2009

Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology

Languages Spoken

  • English