Joseph D. Layser, MD

Dr. Layser completed his medical degree and a surgery internship at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed a residency in therapeutic radiology at the University of California Hospital in San Francisco. He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology in the subspecialty of radiation oncology.

A radiation oncologist at Riverside Regional Medical Center’s Cancer Treatment Center for more than 30 years, Dr. Layser has delivered attentive care with specialized expertise that has led to many successful outcomes for his patients. He is a past president of the American Cancer Society’s Peninsula unit and has served on the James River Cancer Center Institutional Review Board and the Riverside Regional Medical Center Radiation Safety Committee.

Originally from Lebanon, Pennsylvania, Dr. Layser now calls Newport News home. He and his wife Marjorie have two grown children.

Locations

Riverside Radiation Oncology Specialists
12100 Warwick Boulevard
Suite 102
Newport News, VA
(757) 594-2644

Medical School

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Residency

Queens Medical Center (Honolulu)
University of California San Francisco

Board Certifications

American Board of Radiology


The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions from our leading, independent patient satisfaction research group.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Provider Explained Things Clearly

4.9

Provider Listened Carefully

4.83

Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions

4.96

Provider Showed Respect

4.88

Provider Knew Medical History

4.8

Recommend Provider's Office

4.88

Provider Spent Enough Time

4.85

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