Experience & Education
Other Specialties/CertificationsAmerican Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
California Medical Association
Sonoma County Medical Society
Northern California Radiation Oncology Society
Pomona College, Los Angeles, Chemistry, BA
University of California, San Francisco, MD
Mt. Zion Hospital, San Francisco
Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco
AwardsPhi Beta Kappa, 1984
UCSF School of Medicine Regents Scholar (Full Academic Scholarship), 1984-1988
American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Fellowship Grant, 1990-1991
Dr. Cindy Scharfen graduated from Pomona College with a degree in Chemistry. She received her medical degree from University of California at San Francisco Medical School.
Dr. Scharfen’s residency was in Radiation Oncology at the University of California at San Francisco. During this time she spent a year in research publishing papers on Glioblastoma Multiforme. After her residency, she helped set up the San Diego Gamma Knife Center, for treatment of brain tumors.
Dr. Scharfen has been in private practice with Redwood Regional Medical Group since 1995. She has been active in the Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital Investigational Review Board and clinical trials for many years. She has been very active in the Redwood Regional Medical Group Breast Tumor Board and Sutter Breast Tumor Board.