David T. Shaeffer, MD

David T. Shaeffer, M

Centerpoint Medical Center
Radiation Oncology Department
3889 South Jackson Dr
Independence, Missouri 64057
816-698-8290

Dr. Shaeffer’s CV

Certifications: American Board of Radiology, Radiation Oncology 1989
Specialized Training: Gamma Knife, Brachytherapy, Intraoperative Radiation Therapy, Therasphere Radioembolization Therapy

David T. Shaeffer, M.D., joined TRI in 2005.

Dr. Shaeffer completed his undergraduate education at the University of Kansas and earned a Masters in International Management, with honors, from the American Graduate School of International Management. He pursued a career in international business, living and working in Germany, prior to entering medical school at the University of Kansas. He earned his medical degree in 2000 and completed an internship at the University of Kansas. Dr. Shaeffer completed residency training in radiation oncology in 2005 at Indiana University where he served as Chief Resident during his final year of training.

Dr. Shaeffer joined TRI in 2005 and is the co-medical director at Research Medical Center and Midwest Urology & Radiation Oncology. He is a member of numerous local, state and national professional organizations including the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, the American College of Radiology, and the American Medical Association.

Our Mission

To provide leadership and excellence in the care of cancer patients while responding to the changing needs of patients,
physicians, health care facilities and agencies in the greater metropolitan Kansas City area.