Edmund Simon, MD


Co-Medical Director, Northside Hospital Cancer Institute, Gamma Knife Program

About Dr. Edmund Simon

After growing up most of his life in the Boston area, Dr. Edmund Simon attended the University of Miami in Florida where he earned his Bachelor’s of Science degree in biomedical engineering. He attended the University of Toledo where he earned his medical degree in 2002, followed by an internal medicine internship and a year of cancer research at the University of Massachusetts.

Dr. Simon completed his radiation oncology training at Emory University in 2008 and is a board certi ed radiation oncologist. He is passionate about adhering to the highest academic standards and applying the most current data and techniques to each individual patient while offering compassionate, comprehensive care.

Dr. Simon enjoys fitness training, cooking, drawing, and collecting vinyl records in his spare time.

Dr. Simon practices out of our Forsyth office

Education & Training

  • Medical Education, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA
  • Residency, Emory University, Atlanta, GA


  • Board Certified, American Board of Radiology
  • Certified, Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Clinical Interests

  • Gamma Knife
  • Lung Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Malignancies

Treatment Options

  • CT simulation with 4D gating
  • Deep inspiration breath hold technique (DIBH) for breast cancers
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery (SRS)
  • High Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • LINAC-based Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)
  • MRI Guided Online Adaptive Radiotherapy (MRgRT)
  • Partial Breast Irradiation
  • Prostate seed implantation
  • Rapid Arc IMRT
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)

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