Our Physician Partners

Mario Lacerna MD

Center For Radiation Oncology : Brandon
717 W. Robertson Street
Florida 33511
Phone: (813) 661-6339

Center For Radiation Oncology :
Sun City Center

720 Cortaro Drive
Sun City Center
Florida 33573
Phone: (813) 633-5513

Center For Radiation Oncology :

2715 W. Virginia Avenue
Tampa Center
Florida 33607
Phone: (813) 870-0162

Center For Radiation Oncology :

7315 Green Slope Drive
Zephrhills Center
Florida 33541
Phone: (813) 783-8614


Mario D. Lacerna, M.D.

Specialties & Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology (Board Certified)


  • Medical School
    Ohio State University
    Columbus, Ohio

  • Internship Hospital
    William Beaumont Hospital
    Detroit, Michigan

  • Residency Hospital
    William Beaumont Hospital
    Detroit, Michigan


Dr. Mario D. Lacerna was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. As an undergraduate, he studied physics at Denison University and was elected to the Sigma Pi Sigma and Sigma Xi honorary societies. He attended medical school at Ohio State University where he became interested in oncology. He completed his internship and residency in Radiation Oncology at William Beaumont Hospital in Detroit, Michigan and became a Chief Resident.

Upon completion of his training, he joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor at Albany Medical College, in Albany, New York. While there, he started a prostate brachytherapy program and performed numerous other brachytherapy procedures. In 2000 he joined the faculty at the University of Michigan as a Clinical Assistant Professor. At the University of Michigan he was actively involved in the use of intensity modulated radiation therapy for multiple body sites including prostate cancer and head and neck cancers. He was also extensively involved in the use of concurrent chemotherapy with radiation therapy and hyperbaric oxygen therapy for wound care.

Dr. Lacerna joined the staff of Center For Radiation Oncology in 2012. He is board certified in Radiation Oncology. He has given numerous scholarly presentations at national meetings and has published articles in several medical journals.

Dr. Lacerna enjoys the Florida warm weather and his hobbies include racing sports cars.