CUMC
Department of Radiation Oncology

Faculty

Tony J.C. Wang, M.D.

Tony Wang

  • New Patients Tel – 212 305-5050
  • Administrative Office Tel – 323 305-7077
  • Fax – 212-305-5935

Outpatient Office Location

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital /Columbia University Medical Center
  • CHONY North Basement, Room 11
  • 622 West 168th Street,
  • New York, NY 10032

Physician Summary

Tony Wang, M.D., is board certified in Radiation Oncology and an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Wang cares for patients with all types of cancer, with expertise in malignant and benign brain tumors as well as cancers of the head and neck. He has a special interest in Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery. Dr. Wang received his B.A. and M.D. degrees from University of Missouri Kansas City Medical School, during which time he was also a Clinical Research Training Program Fellow at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland. He received internship training at Flushing Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Wang received his radiation oncology training at New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia campus), where he was Chief Resident from 2011-2012.

Clinical Expertise

  • Brain/Central Nervous System Tumors
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Head & Neck cancers
  • General Radiation Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology

Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at Columbia University Medical Center

Education

  • B.A./M.D. University of Missouri Kansas City Medical School

Internship and Residency

  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia campus)

Fellowships

  • Clinical Research Training Program Fellow at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

Publications

Wang, TJ, Saad, S, Qureshi, YH, Jani, A, Nanda, T, Yaeh, AM, Rozenblat, T, Sisti, MB, Bruce, JN, McKhann, GM, Lassman, AB, Cheng, SK, Isaacson, SR. Does lung cancer mutation status and targeted therapy predict for outcomes and local control in the setting of brain metastases treated with radiation? Neuro-Oncology. 2015

Jani, A, Rozenblat, T, Yaeh, AM, Nanda, T, Saad, S, Qureshi, YH, Feng, W, Sisti, MB, Bruce, J, McKhann, GM, Lesser, K, Lassman, AB, Isaacson, SR, Wang, TJ*. The energy index does not affect local control of brain metastases treated by gamma knife stereotactic radiosurgery. Neurosurgery. 2015

Wu, C, Horowitz, DP, Deutsch, I, Rahmati, R, Schecter, JM, Saqi, A, Wang, TJ*. De-escalation of radiation dose for hpv-positive oropharyngeal head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: a case report and preclinical and clinical literature review. Oncology Letters. 2015

Wang, TJ, Riaz, N, Lee, NY. Dorsal vagal complex of the brainstem: conformal avoidance to reduce nausea In Regard to Monroe et al. Practical Radiation Oncology. 2015; 5:e57.

Wang, TJ, Saad, S, Qureshi, YH, Isaacson, SR, Sisti, MB, Bruce, JN, McKhann, GM, Lesser, J, Cheng, SK, Chao, KS, Lassman, AB. Outcomes of gamma knife radiosurgery, bi-modality & trimodality treatment regimens for patients with one or multiple brain metastases: the Columbia University Medical Center experience. Journal of Neuro-Oncology. 2015; 122:399-408.

Yanagihara, T, Wang, TJ*. Diffusion weighted imaging of the brain for glioblastoma, implications for radiation- and neurooncology. Applied Radiation Oncology. 2014; 3(4):5-13.

Saad, S, Wang, TJ*. Neurocognitive deficits after radiation therapy for brain malignancies. American Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2014.

Saad, S, Wang, TJ*. Nasopharyngeal carcinoma: current treatment options and future directions. Journal of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma. 2014; 1:e16.

Horowitz, DP*, Wang, TJ*, Wuu, CS, Feng, W, Drassinower, D, Lasala, A, Pieniazek, R, Cheng, S, Connolly, EP, Lassman, AB. Fetal radiation monitoring and dose minimization during intensity modulated radiation therapy for glioblastoma in pregnancy. Journal of Neuro-Oncology. 2014; 120:405-409.

Riaz, N, Hong, JC, Sherman, EJ, Morris, L, Fury, M, Ganly, I, Wang, TJ, Shi, W, Wolden, SL, Jackson, A, Wong, RJ, Zhang, Z, Rao, SD, Lee, NY. A nomogram to predict loco-regional control after re-irradiation for head and neck cancer. Radiotherapy and Oncology. 2014; 11:382-387.

Wang, TJ, Riaz, N, Zhang, C, Youssef, B, Hong, JC, Born, H, Wolden, S, Rao, S, Lee, NY. Patterns of failure (pof) after salvage re-irradiation (re-rt) for recurrent head and neck (hnc): implications for field design and consolidation therapy. Journal of Radiation Oncology. 2014; 3:139-145.

Wang, TJ, Zhang, C, Wei, Y, Kessel, J, Chao, KS, Hei, TK, Deutsch, I. Comparison of effect of rectal volume delineation methods on dose constraint endpoints in the treatment of prostate cancer with intensity-modulated radiation therapy. Journal of Radiation Oncology. 2013; 2:303-308.

Wang, TJ, Fontenla, S, McCann, P, Young, RJ, McNamara, S, Rao, S, Mechalakos, JG, Lee, NY. Correlation of planned dose to area postrema and dorsal vagal complex with clinical symptoms of nausea and vomiting in a series of oropharyngeal cancer (opc) patients treated with radiation alone using IMRT. Journal of Radiation Oncology. 2013; 2:407-412.

Wang, TJ, Menda, Y, Cheng, SK, Wu C, Lee, NY. New Tracers PET in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma. PET Clinics. 2012; 7:431-441.

Wang, TJ, Riaz, N, Cheng, SK, Lu, JJ, Lee, NY. Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy for Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma: A Review. Journal of Radiation Oncology. 2012; 1:129-146.

Jia, Y, Wang, TJ, Allendorf, J, Saif, MW. Management of borderline resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Journal of the Pancreas. 2012; 13:147-150.

Wang, TJ, Lee, NY, Young, RJ. An unusual cause of isolated vomiting. Neurology. 2012; 78:72-73.

Wang, TJ, Brisman, R, Lu, ZF, Li, X, Isaacson, SR, Shah, JN, Yoshida, E, Liu, T. Image registration strategy of T(1)-weighted and FIESTA MRI sequences in trigeminal neuralgia gamma knife radiosurgery. Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery. 2010; 88:239-245.

Liu, T, Zhou, J, Yoshida, EJ, Woodhouse, SA, Schiff, PB, Wang, TJ, Lu, ZF, Pile-Spellman, E, Zhang, P, Kutcher, GJ. Quantitative ultrasonic imaging of radiation-induced late tissue toxicity: pilot study in breast-cancer radiotherapy. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics. 2010; 78:811-820.

Zhao, W, Chuang EY, Mishra, M, Awwad, R, Bisht, K, Sun, L, Nguyen, P, Pennington, JD, Wang, TJ, Bradbury, CM, Huang, L, Chen, Z, Bar-Sela, G, Robbins, ME, Gius, D. Distinct effects of ionizing radiation on in vivo murine kidney and brain normal tissue gene expression. Clinical Cancer Research. 2006; 12:3823-3830.

Pennington, JD, Wang, TJ, Nguyen, P, Sun, L, Bisht, K, Smart, D, Gius, D. Redox sensitive signaling factors as a novel molecular targets for cancer therapy. Drug Resistance Updates. 2005; 8:322-330.

 

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