Bruce A. McGibbon, MD

Assistant Professor of Therapeutic Radiology

Departments & Organizations

Therapeutic Radiology: Breast Cancer Radiotherapy | Prostate & Genitourinary Radiotherapy

Yale Cancer Center: Breast Center

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Biography

As a radiation oncologist, Bruce McGibbon, MD, often faces the difficult job of determining the best treatment approach for cancer patients but considers it an honor to be able to offer help. “I care deeply about cancer patients and their families,” he explains, “and I am fortunate to practice a specialty that allows me the ability to help cure cancer and palliate symptoms.”

The director of radiosurgery at Yale Medicine’s Radiation Oncology Center in Trumbull, Dr. McGibbon treats many forms of cancer, including breast, prostate, lung, rectal, head and neck, and primary and metastatic brain cancers. “My practice offers all the latest techniques, while still providing the convenience and extra attention of a community center,” he says.

Dr. McGibbon, who is board certified in radiation oncology, is also an assistant professor of therapeutic radiology at Yale School of Medicine. There he conducts research on improving quality of life for cancer patients with radiation therapy treatment. “I am most excited about the further applications of short-course radiation therapy using stereotactic techniques,” he notes.

He strives to provide the best care for his patients every day. “When patients feel comfortable, listened to, and cared for, then I know that I'm really making a positive difference in their lives,” he says.

Education & Training

MD UCLA School of Medicine (2004)
BA University of California at Berkeley (1999)
Co-Chief Resident University of California, Los Angeles
Resident University of California, Los Angeles
Intern UCLA-VA Greater Los Angeles Internal Medicine Training Program
Board Certification AB of Radiology, Radiation Oncology (2010)

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Contact Info

Bruce A. McGibbon, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Therapeutic RadiologyTrumbull Radiation Oncology Center
5520 Park Avenue

Trumbull, CT 06611
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Office Location
Yale Therapeutic RadiologyTrumbull Radiation Oncology Center
5520 Park Avenue

Trumbull, CT 06611
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Mailing Address
Therapeutic RadiologyPO Box 208040
New Haven, CT 06520-8040