Dr. Heaton has a wealth of knowledge in radiosurgery and treatment with the CyberKnife® machine. She was the first physician to perform radiosurgery in the state of Oklahoma and has 15 years of experience with this technology.
After graduating from the University of Illinois Medical School, Dr. Heaton completed her residency at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, and then became Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology in Memphis, Tennessee, at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital. Since 1994, she has been practicing medicine in Tulsa.
Dr. Heaton is a member of the American Society of Radiation Oncology, OSMA, AMA, and ACR and has received many awards in recognition of her clinical excellence. She has special experience and interests in hyperthermia, brachytherapy, and radiosurgery.