Rex A. Kiteley II, MD

Rex Kiteley MD
Radiation Oncology, Cervical Cancer

Office Information

Novant Health Cancer Institute Radiation Oncology Wilmington
1988 S. 16th Street
Building A
Wilmington, NC 28401
Novant Health Cancer Institute Radiation Oncology Supply
545 Ocean Highway West
Supply, NC 28462


Dr. Kiteley is married with three children, one daughter and two sons. He grew up overseas and in Louisiana, then spent 25 years in the United States Navy living in Maryland, South Carolina and Florida, with deployments to Iwakuni, Japan, and Kabul, Afghanistan. He moved to Wilmington in 2016 after retiring from the U.S. Navy. His hobbies include snowboarding, running, traveling and boating.
  • Certified by the American Board of Radiology

    Professional Memberships:

    • American Society for Radiation Oncology


    • Graduated with distinction from the United States Naval Academy
    • Top graduate from United States Navy Flight Surgery School
    • Defense Meritorious Service Medal for achievements as the Medical Reconstruction and Development Officer for the Commander of NATO forces in Afghanistan - 2008
    • Selected as chairman to oversee the merger between two radiation oncology departments at separate military medical centers: National Naval Medical Center and Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    • Led the design and development of a new state-of-the-art radiation oncology center for the military's primary tertiary referral center - Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
    • Retired from the United States Navy at the rank of Captain with 25 years of service in 2016

Licensed by the North Carolina Medical Board

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  • Areas of Interest Include:

    • Gastrointestinal malognancies
    • Head and Neck malignancies
    • Prostate cancer
    • CNS tumors
    • Breast Cancer
    • Gynecologic malignancies
  • Doctor of Medicine, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD
  • Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD
  • National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
  • Radiation Oncology, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
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Media & Publications

Publications, Abstracts and Lectures:

Research Projects:

  • Primary Investigator
    • Implementation of Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) in the Treatment of Carcinoma of the Nasopharynx (2012-2013)
    • A Phase II Study of Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) for Prostate Cancer Using Continuous Real-time Evaluation of Prostate Motion and IMRT Plan Reoptimization based on Same Day Anatomy (2012-2015)
    • Proton Radiation for Low-Grade Gliomas (2011-2015)
  • Associate Investigator:
    • A Feasibility Trial of Proton Radiation or Intensity Modulated Radiation Using Mild Hypo-fractionation for Low and Intermediate-Risk Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate (2011-2015)
    • A Trial of Proton Radiation Using Standard Fractionation for Low Risk and Low-Intermediate Risk Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate (2010-2015)
    • Local co-investigator of RTOG 0924, NSABP B51 and CALGB 30610 (present)

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