Dr. David Herold is one of the few board-certified radiation oncologists in the country to have specialized in the treatment of skin cancer using therapeutic radiation. He has practiced both in general and specialty radiation oncology in Palm Beach County since 1999. He has also served as the medical director of Jupiter Medical Center Department of Radiation Oncology and the Palm Beach Cancer Institute – Center for Radiation Oncology for more than a decade.
Dr. Herold completed his radiation oncology residency training at the prestigious Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He had the privilege of working under the direct teaching and guidance of pioneering radiation oncologists including Gerald Hanks, MD; Barbara Fowble, MD; Robert Lee, MD; Benjamin Movsas, MD and Eric Horowitz, MD. During his residency, Dr. Herold learned specialized radiation techniques alongside experts at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
"I am passionate about providing our patients with a high level of expertise in radiation oncology, which includes non-surgical electron beam therapy, in a compassionate, old-fashioned style of care."
After serving as chief resident at Fox Chase Cancer Center, Dr. Herold worked in private practice at Jupiter Medical Center. Throughout the next 15 years, he established countless radiation oncology programs, protocols and treatment plans, and diligently cared for hundreds of cancer patients.
Dr. Herold pioneered the skin cancer program at Jupiter Medical Center and was responsible for all aspects of the radiation oncology program. He has refined the management of skin cancer treatment using advanced radiation techniques.