jorge-gomez-mdAssistant Professor, Director, Thoracic Service, Department of Radiation Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo

Areas of Expertise:

Lung cancer

Special Interests:

  • Definitive non-surgical options for medically inoperable patients with early stage lung cancer using image guided-stereotactic body radiation therapy.
  • Implementation of 4-D treatment planning and delivery (respiratory gating) techniques to minimize radiation toxicity and improve therapeutic ratio.
  • Ongoing research of chemical agents with potential normal tissue radiation protection activity (seleniomethionine) when used in conjunction with chemo/radiotherapy.
  • Multidisciplinary management of lung cancer

Board Certification:

Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, American Board of Radiology

Fellowship:

Radiation Oncology, Lung and Lymphoma clinics Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY

Residency:

Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY

Education and Training:

MD – Central University of Venezuela School of Medicine, Caracas, Venezuela