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Harold C. Agbahiwe, MD

VCS Physicians

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Our team at the Virginia Cancer Specialists Radiation Oncology Center is dedicated to providing patients with the highest quality of care. As a physician, I strive to provide my patients with the very best treatment available, specific to their needs. It is an honor and a great privilege to do this work.

Work and Credentials:

Primary Location

Radiation Oncology Center


Radiation Oncology

Board Certification

Radiation Oncology and Internal Medicine


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Johns Hopkins Hospital

Medical School

Duke University School of Medicine


Princeton University

Harold C. Agbahiwe, M.D. received his undergraduate education at Princeton University and earned his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine.  After an internship and residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Dr. Agbahiwe went on to complete a residency in radiation oncology at Johns Hopkins Hospital. During his time there, his research was presented at both national and international conferences, and he was the recipient of several awards, including the RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award, a Young Investigator Award from the Johns Hopkins Department of Radiation Oncology, and a HDR Brachytherapy Fellowship from the American Brachytherapy Society. He is board certified in radiation oncology and internal medicine.

Dr. Agbahiwe joins Virginia Cancer Specialists after serving on faculty at the Johns Hopkins Department of Radiation Oncology at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, DC. He holds memberships in multiple medical organizations, including the American Society for Radiation Oncology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He has also authored several peer-reviewed publications and book chapters. He is experienced in the treatment of all types of cancers using the most up-to-date radiation treatment techniques.

Dr. Agbahiwe is dedicated to providing his patients with the highest quality of care. In his spare time, he enjoys travel, music, and film. He is proficient in French.


Physician Publications

January 1, 2017

A prospective study of cerebral, frontal lobe, and temporal lobe volumes and neuropsychological performance in children with primary brain tumors treated with cranial radiation

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November 1, 2014

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

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May 1, 2013

HPV-related oropharyngeal carcinoma with Overt Level II and/or III metastases at presentation: The risk of subclinical disease in ipsilateral levels IB, IV and V

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More Publications by Harold C. Agbahiwe, MD

February 1, 2013

Management of pediatric myxopapillary ependymoma: the role of adjuvant radiation

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November 1, 2012

Volumetric change of human papillomavirus-related neck lymph nodes before, during, and shortly after intensity-modulated radiation therapy

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August 4, 2012

Hodgkin’s and Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

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Primary Location

Radiation Oncology Center Office

Radiation Oncology Center

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