John H. Bechtel, MD

Dr. John H. Bechtel, MD

Growing up in the Jefferson City area, Dr. Bechtel knew from an early age that he wanted to go into medicine. After completing a chemical engineering degree, he went to medical school at the University of Missouri-Columbia and completed his residency in radiation oncology from University of North Carolina Hospitals. He brings special expertise in stereotactic radiosurgery, stereotactic ablative radiotherapy, and image-guided radiotherapy.


SSM Health Cancer Center at JCMG
1241 W. Stadium Blvd.
Jefferson City, MO 65109
office: 573-635-2282
fax: 573-635-2536



  • University of Missouri-Columbia

Board Certifications: 

  • Radiation Oncology

Medical Specialty

  • Radiation Oncology