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Christopher J. Anker, MD

Christopher J. Anker, MD

Radiation Oncologist
Associate Professor


Radiation Oncology



111 Colchester Avenue
Main Campus, Garden Pavilion, Level 2
Burlington,  Vermont  05401


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Biographical Information

Christopher Anker, MD is a radiation oncologist at The University of Vermont Medical Center and an associate professor at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM in Burlington, VT. He is a member of the multidisciplinary lung, gastrointestinal, skin/melanoma, central nervous system, and head and neck teams. 

Dr. Anker is active within the National Research Group (NRG), a multi-institutional cooperative research organization, and he is engaged in numerous projects involving clinical and radiation physics research. He completed his residency in radiation oncology at the University of Utah, where he then accepted a position as an assistant professor and served on the NCCN Melanoma Committee.

Dr. Anker believes in empowering patients to make treatment decisions that best fit their specific care goals.  By working with the rest of the cancer team, his goal is to ensure patients have a thorough discussion of all available options.

Clinical Interests

  • Adrenal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Tumors
  • Carcinoid Tumor
  • Central Nervous System Tumors
  • Colon Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Mesothelioma
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spine Cancer
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stomach Cancer

Special Procedures

Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)
Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR)


University of Utah, Cancer Hosp - Radiation Oncology
Suny-Upstate Medical Center - Internal Medicine - Primary Care
Medical School
State University of New York - Medical Doctor
Other Education
Cornell University Medical College - Chemical Engineering

Board Certifications

Member Board
American Board of Radiology
Radiation Oncology


Primary Language