Share

John Breneman, MD

Professor Emeritus of Radiation Oncology and Adjunct Professor of Neurosurgery

Department
Radiation Oncology
Specialties
Radiation Oncology, Cancer, Oncology, Neuroscience, Brain Tumors, Neuro-oncology, Pediatric Radiation Oncology, Pituitary Tumors
Website
www.precisionradiotherapy.com
.John Breneman, MD photo

Practice Locations

  • Clifton

    • UC Health Barrett Center

      234 Goodman Street
      Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

      Phone: (513) 584-4775
      Fax: (513) 584-4007
      Map and Directions
  • West Chester

    • Precision Radiotherapy

      7710 Discovery Drive
      West Chester, Ohio 45069

      Phone: (513) 475-7777
      Fax: (513) 475-7778
      Map and Directions

Bio

John Breneman, MD, is a Professor Emeritus of Radiation Oncology and an adjunct professor of Neurosurgery in the College of Medicine.  He serves as associate director of the UC Brain Tumor Center, co-director of the Precision Radiotherapy Center, and is vice-chair for the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.  He started as a radiation oncologist at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in 1985 and joined the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute team in 1999.  

Dr. Breneman serves on the American Board of Radiology as Chair of the Central Nervous System (CNS) Committee.  He has been an invited speaker to numerous regional and national meetings, and is an active clinical researcher with over 80 research publications and contributions to several textbooks.  He has a particular interest and expertise in the development and implementation of new technologies for use in the treatment of adults and children with brain tumors.

Education

Medical School
University of Iowa - Iowa City, IA
Residency
University of Cincinnati/University Hospital - Cincinnati, OH

Board Certifications

American Board of Radiology  
American College of Radiology
American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
American Society of Clinical Oncology 
Society of Neuro-Oncology 
Children’s Oncology Group 
North American Skull Base Society 
  • Print This Page
  • Make an Appointment: Schedule Now
  • UCNI Weekly Blog
  • Join Our Email List
    for Bi-Monthly Updates

    Click here to continue.
  • Hope Stories

    • John’s Story: Glioblastoma

      John's Story: Glioblastoma John, a retired painter and carpenter, is a tall, solidly built man with a strong inclination toward getting things done. A former Vista volunteer who was equally comfortable running a food co-op in an underserved neighborhood or standing near the...
    • Janis’s Story: Parkinson’s Disease

      Janis's Story: Parkinson's Disease When Janis Yelton gratefully enrolled in a ground-breaking study at the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, one of four institutes of the UC College of Medicine and UC Health, she was wracked by pain from advanced Parkinson’s disease, taking 32...
    • Alison’s Story: Ruptured Aneurysm following Neurotrauma

      Alison's Story: Ruptured Aneurysm following Neurotrauma She has completed medical school, has won the Flying Pig Marathon and has reached the summit of two of Colorado’s 14,000-foot peaks.Today Dr. Alison Delgado is tackling a mountain of a different kind. Step by hard-earned step, word by remembered...
    • Blake’s Story: Medulloblastoma

      Blake's Story: Medulloblastoma Blake knew he was in the right hands the moment he saw the surgeon’s wrists. Dr. John M. Tew, Blake’s neurosurgeon, was wearing one of Lance Armstrong’s yellow LiveStrong cancer bracelets. So was Blake. Dr. Tew, who was also sporting...
    • Renee’s Story: Stroke

      Renee's Story: Stroke When 33-year-old high energy mother Renee Young became ill with the flu in November 2007, the last thing she expected was she was about to suffer a stroke. But that was exactly what happened. As she tried to swallow medication...
    • Jeff’s Story: Ruptured Aneurysm, Airway Reconstruction

      Jeff's Story: Ruptured Aneurysm, Airway Reconstruction Jeff’s remarkable story has two parts: recovery and reconstruction. He doesn’t remember the first part -- the recovery from a ruptured aneurysm. But he vividly remembers the second part -- the reconstruction of his airway. He is living the followup to...
    • Charles Sabine’s Story: Huntington’s Disease

      Charles Sabine's Story: Huntington's DiseaseIn 2005 the NBC war correspondent Charles Sabine made the life-altering decision to face up to his family history of Huntington’s disease and undergo genetic testing. The odds, he knew, were 50-50 that he, too, had the gene and would...
    • Doc’s Story: Metastatic Brain Tumors

      Doc’s Story: Metastatic Brain Tumors First there were headaches. Bad ones. Migraines, probably. Then, one day in mid-May, 2010, his knee, foot and arm went numb on his left side. Darrell “Doc” Rodgers, the 700WLW radio personality, feared he was having a stroke. In the emergency...
    • Amber’s story: Ruptured aneurysm

      Amber's story: Ruptured aneurysmThe only visible sign of Amber Gray’s ordeal is the long slender scar that runs along her forearm. It is the area where a surgeon carefully removed her radial artery, which was needed to bypass a damaged artery in her...
    • Ameer’s Story: Pituitary Tumor

      Ameer's Story: Pituitary Tumor Ameer’s friends noticed the weight loss, and they kept asking him  about it. Was he OK? Ameer wasn’t concerned at first. Then he began to  notice that he couldn’t see people approaching him from the side. His  peripheral vision was...