Blue Ridge Cancer Care Physicians

William A. Fintel, M.D.


Medical Oncology


1900 Electric Road
Salem, VA 24153

Phone Number

(540) 774-8660
Radiation: (540) 776-4160

William A. Fintel, M.D.


Wartburg College

Medical School

University of Minnesota Medical School


University of Virginia


University of Virginia, Medical Oncology

Board Certification

Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine


Dr. William Fintel is a native of the upper Midwest, having grown up in Iowa and Minnesota. He attended Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa and then graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School. Following medical school, Dr. Fintel did his internal medicine residency and oncology fellowship at the University of Virginia. He serves as adjunct faculty at Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine.  Dr. Fintel has board certifications in internal medicine and medical oncology. 

Professional Societies 

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Medical Association
  • Christian Medical and Dental Association

Dr. Fintel is married to Connie and they have four sons. He has published three additions of Cancer: A Medical and Spiritual Guide for patients and their families, with co-author and friend, Gerry McDermott, Ph.D. Among his interests are writing, running, lecturing, boating and travel.