About Us

” Scioto County Cancer Center is the only center in Portsmouth, Ohio with all board certified staff “

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Dr.Prakash Patel, MD

Radiation Oncologist
Dr. Patel is a board certified radiation oncologist who was trained at the University of Maryland and SUNY (State University of NY-Syracuse). He completed his fellowship at Boston University in Boston,MA. He has been practicing radiation oncology at Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth for 20 years. He is very well qualified to use the newest radiation technology.

 

 

 

Linda F. Hempill
Director of Operations
This is the professional who is responsible for all administrative work at the cancer center including billing and patient inquiries regarding care. Linda will also assist patients with radiation oncology billing issues, help to maintain patient’s medical records, and assist with the scheduling of appointments.

 

 

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Jeremie Pfankuch, RT (T), CMD

Dosimetrist
Jeremie received his AAS in Radiation Therapy from the University of Cincinnati in 2007. He is registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Radiation Therapy. Jeremie is also certified as Medical Dosimetrist by the Medical Dosimetry Certification Board.

 

 


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Kayla Harmeling, RT(T)

Radiation Therapist
Kayla received her AAS in Applied Science from the University of Cincinnati in 2014. She is registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Radiation Therapy. She resides in Williamsburg with her husband Ethan and her 2 boys; Ethan Jr. and Elias.

 

 


Kathryn Horsley, RT (T)
Radiation Therapist
Kathryn received her Bachelor of Health Science from Washburn University in 2016. She is registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Radiation Therapy.

 

 

 


Brieana Malcom, CMA
Medical Billing Manager
Brieana graduated from Southern State Community College in 2005 with an ASS in Applied Science. Brieana will assist patients and their family members with any insurance and billing inquires for both Medical Oncology and Radiation Oncology. 

 

 

 


Holli Blake, RT (T)
Radiation Therapist
Holli received her AAS in Applied Science from the University of Cincinnati in 2005. She is registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Radiation Therapy.
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Brandi Miller RT(T)
Therapist 
Brandi received her AAS in Radiation Therapy from the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio in 2004. She is also registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in the field of Radiation Therapy.

 

 

 

 

 

Melissa Towler
Nurse Practitioner
Melissa graduated from Ohio University with a BSN, from Cedarville University with an MSN as a Family Nurse Practitioner.  She is Board Certfied by The American Association of Nurse Practitioners.  She has 37 years of experience in Nursing.

 

 


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Kimberly Nance
Office Personnel
Greets all our patients & their families with a smile.  She will be happy to schedule your appointments, tests, and maintain your medical records.  She is a graduate from Wheelersburg High School & has a Certificate of Completion in Computer Office Specialist Program From Scioto County Career Technical Center.  

 

 


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Tracy Perry-Grant
Office Personnel
Tracy will great you daily, make appointments for you, and maintain your medical records.