Charles R. Kersh, MD

Dr. Kersh earned his medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine, where he also completed residency training. He is board-certified by the American Board of Radiology and is a fellow of the American College of Radiology.

Performing Gamma Knife radiosurgery since 1989, Dr. Kersh has been using this innovative procedure far longer than most physicians in the United States and has treated over 4,000 patients. Dr. Kersh specializes in stereotactic body radiosurgery using a robotic stereotactic linear accelerator to treat tumors of the lung, spine, adrenal gland, pelvis and lymph nodes. Dr. Kersh has lectured on radiosurgery throughout the world and currently holds a faculty position at the University of Virginia and has continued his clinical research since joining Riverside.

Dr. Kersh adheres to the philosophy that “our program focuses on treating the whole person— body, mind and spirit.” A native Virginian, he enjoys fishing, golf and traveling to the Outer Banks with his family.

Locations

Riverside Radiation Oncology Specialists
500 J Clyde Morris Blvd
Newport News, VA
(757) 534-5220

Riverside Radiation Oncology Specialists
7544 Medical Drive
Gloucester, VA
(804) 693-4900

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

Medical School

Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine

Residency

Medical College of Virginia

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

4.75

Provider Listened Carefully

4.96

Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions

4.86

Provider Showed Respect

4.88

Provider Knew Medical History

4.75

Recommend Provider's Office

5

Provider Spent Enough Time

4.88

Patient comments are gathered from our patient satisfaction survey and displayed in their entirety.