Posts Tagged ‘MD’

Mark Varvares, MD, Director, Saint Louis University Cancer Center

Sunday, May 26th, 2013




Mark Varvares, MD
Director, Saint Louis University Cancer Center


Undergraduate: University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
Medical School: Saint Louis University School of Medicine
St.Louis, MO
Internship: Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL
Residency: Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA
Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery
Board Certification
American Board of Otolaryngology
American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Interests
Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck, free flap reconstruction of head and neck defects, skull base surgery, surgery of the parotid, thyroid and parathyroid glands, surgery of the larynx, cancer of the nose and paranasal sinuses

Research Interests
How the surgical pathology of head and neck tumor impacts survival, the histopathological response of head and neck cancer to chemoradiation, clinical outcomes as related to head and neck cancer therapy

James J. Urbanic, MD, Wake Forest Baptist Health Comprehensive Cancer Center

Friday, March 29th, 2013







James J. Urbanic, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Clinical Specialties
Lung Cancer, Radiation Oncology, Radiosurgery, Brachytherapy, Breast Cancer

Education & Training

M.D., Medical Univ Of South Carolina , 2003
B.S., US Merchant Marine Academy , 1992
Internship, Internal Medicine, Med U SC Teaching Hospital, 2004
Residency, Radiation Oncology, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, 2007
Residency, Radiation Oncology, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, 2008



American Association of Cancer Research
Radiation Research Society
American Medical Association
Radiological Society of North America
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Therapeutic Rad & Oncology


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Daniel Petro, MD, medical oncologist and hematologist at UPMC CancerCenter

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Daniel P. Petro, MD, is a medical oncologist and hematologist at Hillman Cancer Center. He treats all cancer types, and has a special interest in a multidisciplinary approach to thoracic malignancies. Dr. Petro is also heavily involved in the research of Phase I trials.
Dr. Petro is board-certified in hematology, medical oncology, and internal medicine. He received an undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh, and a medical degree at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. Dr. Petro completed a residency at UPMC, and a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute.
Dr. Petro is a member of many professional organizations including, the American Association for Cancer Research, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, American Medical Association, Pennsylvania Medical Society, and the Allegheny County Medical Society.

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