Edwin Watts, MD
Southwestern Regional Medical Center
"My overall goals for my patients are to help educate them about their disease, alleviate their fears about treatment, and provide the highest quality of life possible."
- Edwin Watts, MD
- MD – University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK
Internship / Residency
- Residency, Radiation Oncology – University of Oklahoma Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK
- Internship, General Surgery – The Queen’s Medical Center, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI
- BS – University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
Practicing Since: 2008
“At CTCA, there’s a lot of interdepartmental and inter-specialty discussions and academic meetings that allow for the appropriate recommendations from a multitude of perspectives for patients,” says Dr. Edwin Watts, radiation oncologist at CTCA at Southwestern Regional Medical Center.
Dr. Watts earned a medical degree from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK. He then completed a general surgery internship at The Queen’s Medical Center, University of Hawaii in Honolulu, followed by a four year residency in radiation oncology at the University of Oklahoma Medical Center.
Dr. Watts has expertise in gastrointestinal, breast, and head and neck cancers. He says he appreciates the technologies that CTCA invests in, and the unique model of care:
“At CTCA, there’s a strong focus on patient-centered care combined with research for innovative technologies. We’re always going to be on the cutting edge of performing research and having a staff in place for that.”
He is a member of the American Society of Radiation Oncology (ASTRO).
In his free time, Dr. Watts enjoys spending time with his family. “Playing with my kids allows me the freedom to be a kid myself!” he says. He also enjoys water sports and being outdoors, nutrition, fitness and politics.