Dr. Brian Lawenda

In addition to being a radiation oncologist, integrative oncologist, functional medicine practitioner and medical acupuncturist, Dr. Brian Lawenda is also the founder of Integrative Oncology Essentials, the medical director at Northwest Cancer Clinic/21st Century Oncology; and a clinical associate professor at Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Washington State University.

After graduating with honors from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, he completed his internship in general surgery with the Naval Medical Center San Diego, and later served his residency in radiation oncology at the Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital. There, he was appointed chief resident of the Harvard Combined Radiation Oncology Program.

How it Works

1. Select A Consult

Select the consultation that interests you. 

  • 30 or 60-minute consultation* 
  • 30 or 60-minute lab results review session*
  • 30 or 60-minute consultation + 1-year IOE Online Program enrollment (discounted price for bundle)**
  • 30 or 60-minute follow-up sessions can be purchased at a later date

*See details for each option, below

**Without the bundle price discount: IOE Online Program enrollment is $159 (1-year access)

2. Schedule Your Consult

30 or 60-minute consultations are scheduled on a first-reserved, first-served basis. During your purchase check-out, indicate your:

  • Preferred consultation method (phone or video)
  • Contact phone number or video service (i.e. Skype, Zoom, FaceTime) username

Dr. Lawenda will contact you at your scheduled date/time. If you wish, (at least 48 hours a head of time) email a brief 1-page summary or questions to

3. Topics We Can Discuss

  • The latest expert consensus treatment guidelines
  • State of the art treatments
  • Clinical trials
  • Dietary recommendations
  • Off-label drug use
  • Supplements and botanicals
  • Functional medicine assay testing
  • Complementary therapies
  • Or any other questions you may have
  • **I can NOT prescribe medications remotely. This is an education service-only. This does NOT constitute a doctor-patient relationship**

Benefits to IOE Program Enrollment

With this option you get:

  1. IOE Program access for one year, and
  2. Discounts on future phone or video sessions

The IOE Program: An Online Course For Anyone With Cancer:

Gain complete access to the interactive program and community forums for a full year. Dr. Brian Lawenda created the IOE Program as an interactive self-paced, online educational course to help him teach cancer patients and survivors about numerous topics that are important to their overall health and cancer outcomes. You will learn about integrative oncology, functional medicine assay testing, complementary therapies, the use of supplements and off-label drugs, how to reduce inflammation and improve immunity, manage treatment side effects and much more.

Watch the video (below) for a preview of the IOE Program.