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Parthiv S Mehta MD

Radiation Oncologist

  • "Dr. Mehta was even better than I had hoped. He explained everything to a very frightened person regarding his upcoming treatments. He is gentle, compassionate, and very knowledgeable in his dealings with me." 

Parthiv S Mehta MD

Par Mehta, M.D. is a Board Certified Radiation Oncologist specializing in the treatment of prostate cancer.  He possesses the expertise and advanced training in intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT), and prostate brachytherapy.  Additionally, he is an expert in utilizing The Calypso® 4D Localization System (GPS for the body). 

After earning his bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Michigan, Dr. Mehta entered the Medical Scholars Program at the University of Illinois where he completed an M.D as well as an M.B.A degree.  He completed his residency in radiation oncology at Rush University Medical Center and entered into a brachytherapy fellowship program at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City.  During this time he completed research that has been published in several clinical journals. 

Dr. Mehta is a member of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Medical Association, the Radiological Society of North America, the American College of Radiation Oncology, and the American Brachytherapy Society. 

Dr. Mehta is not only committed to providing his patients with the highest quality cutting edge treatment options, but he also ensures they are thoroughly informed about their treatment choices. 

He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and Gujarati. 

Dr. Mehta and his wife are active members of the community and enjoy traveling and golfing when away from work. 


Webinars: Prostate Cancer Overview: Diagnosis and Treatment Options with Dr. Parthiv S Mehta


Awards and Credentials 

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors: 1st Edition
  • Chicago Magazine's Top Cancer Doctors in Chicago: 2017, 2019
  • Chicago Magazine's Top Doctors in Chicago: 2021

Education and Training

2003 - 2011
Rush University Medical Center , Chicago, Illinois United States
Master of Science - Medical Physics
Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts United States
Fellowship - Brachytherapy
2002 - 2006
Rush University Medical College, Chicago, Illinois United States
Residency - Radiation Oncology
2002 - 2001
Rush University Medical College, Chicago, Illinois United States
Internship - Transitional Year
1996 - 2001
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois United States
Doctor of Medicine
1992 - 1996
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan United States
Bachelor of Science - Industrial and Operations Engineering

Board Certification in Radiation Oncology
American Board of Radiology
Illinois State Medical License