For over 15 years, Barren River Regional Cancer Center has been delivering compassionate and technically-advanced radiation therapy to cancer patients in Barren and surrounding counties in Kentucky. Located in Glasgow, Barren River Regional Cancer Center is led by Craig Tyree, M.D., a board certified radiation oncologist.
Barren River Regional Cancer Center originally was established by The Medical Center at Bowling Green in late 2002. In early 2003, The Medical Center at Bowling Green entered into a joint venture with T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow to operate the Center. Both hospitals are UK Markey Cancer Center Affiliate Network members.
Dr. Craig Tyree has served as Medical Director since opening. In addition to Dr. Tyree, the Center is staffed by:
- Four radiation therapists
- One full time dosimetrist
- Two registered nurses
- Certified medical physicist