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
Physician BioDr. Cindy Scharfen graduated from Pomona College with a degree in Chemistry.
She received her medical degree from University of California at San Francisco
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.