The Mount Sinai Radiation Oncology Faculty Practice Associates
The Department of Radiation Oncology at the Icahn School of Medicine is dedicated to delivering the highest quality care to our patients, while performing innovative research that will improve cancer therapy. Our department is comprised of outstanding physicians, nurses, physicists, radiation therapists and support staff whom work together to provide personalized care using the most advanced technology available – one patient at a time. Our Radiation Oncologist have access to the highest level of technology including intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT), Novalis shaped beam radiosurgery, real-time ultrasound guided prostate seed implants and Mammosite that allow us to meticulously target the tumor, while achieving maximal sparing of normal tissues. Our Linear accelerators have enhanced treatment capabilities through On Board Imaging and Rapid Arc. Our treatment expertise include Prostate, Head and Neck, Breast, Brain, Spine, Lymphoma, Lung, GYN Malignancies, Testicular, and Colorectal area and Pediatrics.
Ketamine Shows Significant Benefit in People with Treatment-Resistant Depression
May 20, 2013 - Patients with treatment-resistant major depression saw dramatic improvement in their illness after treatment with ketamine, an anesthetic.
Degenerative Changes Identified in Spinal Discs and Reversed With Drug Cocktail In Diabetic Mice
May 17, 2013 - The study, led by James C. Iatridis, PhD, was published in the journal PLOS ONE on May 17.
The Radiation Oncology FPA is open from 9 A.M. until 5 P.M., Monday through Friday.