Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo
Areas of Expertise:
- 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
Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, American Board of Radiology
Radiation Oncology, Lung and Lymphoma clinics Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY
Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
Education and Training:
MD – Central University of Venezuela School of Medicine, Caracas, Venezuela