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  • The department of medical physics is located at Rhode Island Hospital. For more information, please call 401-444-5961.
  • Medical Physics



    At Rhode Island, The Miriam and Newport hospitals, we are dedicated to utilizing the promise of medical physics to help ensure a better tomorrow for medical treatment.

    Medical physics is an applied branch of physics that is concerned with the application of the concepts and methods of physics to the diagnosis and treatment of human disease. It is allied with medical electronics, bioengineering and health physics.