Meet Dr. Rosalyn Morrell, MD.
Meet Dr. Rosalyn Morrell, recognized by her patients and peers asin the Los Angeles area. For nearly 20 years, Dr. Morrell has been committed to giving the highest quality care through compassion, communication, and connection.
She received her medical degree and radiation oncology training at the University of Arizona and completed a fellowship at the prestigious Mayo Clinic.
Since the age of 11, Dr. Morrell knew she wanted to become a doctor. Her educational journey never wavered from this path to truly help others in need. While on her rotations, she connected with cancer patients and developed strong relationships with each one. It was during this time that Dr. Morrell developed her principles for practicing medicine: care for patients like family, inform and educate patients to alleviate anxiety and put any concerns to rest, and communicate and coordinate with the patient’s caregivers and other providers to ensure the well-being of the whole patient. Dr. Morrell prides herself on listening to all in her care. She gets to know their stories, their questions so that she can recommend a personalized treatment plan that looks at the whole patient experience. Her cancer treatment approach delivers the best possible outcomes in a caring and comfortable environment that eliminates patient stress so they can focus on healing.
She has extensive experience treating all types of cancer including, breast, prostate, gynecologic, lung, skin, head-and-neck, as well as many other cancers.
Dr. Morrell is an expert in the most advanced radiotherapy techniques, including intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT), 3-D conformal radiation, image-guided radiation, as well as HDR brachytherapy for breast and gynecological cancer.
Her dedication to the field of Oncology has led to publication in numerous peer journals, including the Journal of Clinical Oncology, Oncology Times, Practical Radiation Oncology and Mayo Clinic Proceedings. Dr. Morrell is often asked to be a lecturer and speaker to share her expertise about cancer diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship. She has chaired hospital cancer committees and tumor boards. She is most proud of her volunteer work focused on reducing cancer health disparities in vulnerable populations.
Dr. Morrell has been selected for the Los Angeles Castle Connolly Top Doctors list since 2017 and has been named one of Southern California’s SuperDoctors® for the past seven years.
– R. Morrell, MD