By the time I was a young adult, many of my family members had been diagnosed with cancer. Their struggles and courage in the face of the diagnosis inspired me to study radiation oncology.
Dr. Glenn L. Applegate is a board-certified radiation oncologist at MRO New Richmond. Dr. Applegate joined MRO in 2012.
Dr. Applegate specializes in head and neck cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer, soft tissue sarcoma, and breast cancer. He understands the impact of disease on entire families and approaches his patients with information and compassion.
Caring for patients is Dr. Applegate’s favorite part of being a radiation oncologist. He believes tailor-made treatment plans paired with MRO’s precision-based technology provides his patients with confidence and knowledge to experience their best possible outcome. His experience includes external radiation therapy, brachytherapy, and stereotactic radiation therapy, among others.
Dr. Applegate is a classical pianist and enjoys photography and working out for physical fitness in his free time.
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Leadership and Recognition
U.S. News & World Report, Best Doctors‒Radiation Oncology, Minnesota
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)