February 15, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Feb. 15, 2013 – 21st Century Oncology is announcing today that CEO Dr. Daniel Dosoretz, M.D., F.A.C.R., F.A.C.R.O. has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement in Healthcare Award through the “Here’s to our Heroes in Health Care” program, presented by the Naples Daily News. The award honors a health care leader who has left a legacy of quality in delivery of health care for our Southwest Florida community.
Dr. Dosoretz has been a thought leader in the industry since co-founding 21st Century Oncology – a leading, advanced cancer services provider – over 30 years ago. He has driven the development of a patient-centric comprehensive cancer care model as the company’s President and Chief Executive Officer since 1997. As a pioneer in his field, Dr. Dosoretz has endeavored to grow 21st Century Oncology into a global oncology network, currently the largest provider of radiation therapy and the second largest group of urologists in the Unites States. Headquartered in Ft. Myers, the physician-led company includes more than 300 locations, including approximately 130 radiation therapy facilities, throughout seven countries.