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  • BS Molecular Biology | Brigham Young University 1997
  • MD | Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences 2002
  • Residency | Indiana University 2007
  • Clinical Focus | Prostate, Head/Neck, General Radiation Oncology

Dr. Hoopes is an Associate Professor and the Medical Director of our 4S Ranch Treatment Facility. He is an active member of multiple RMAS Department Disease Teams including GU and Head/Neck Malignancies and is the Chair of the Department Quality Committee, overseeing all quality/safety programs in the Department including ACR Accreditation.

His research interests include patient involvement in decision making, hypofractionated and stereotactic techniques and radiation safety/quality assurance. His quality assurance work has included time as a site surveyor for the American College of Radiology Practice Accreditation Program, membership on the ASTRO Health Services Research Committee and an appointment to the Radiation Oncology Incident Learning System (RO-ILS), a system designed to share, analyze and learn from radiation incidents worldwide.