Dr. Alfred Tinger, MD

Dr. Alfred Tinger, MD

Radiation Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alfred Tinger, MD is a radiation oncology doctor who practices in Yonkers, NY. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

1 Odell Plz

Yonkers, NY 10701

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis Care
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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
high
more than 86% of peers
Gynecologic Cancer
normal
more than 55% of peers
Bladder Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tinger "Dr. Tinger has extensive experience in brachytherapy techniques for multiple cancer types. He holds a special focused practice certification in Brachytherapy from the ACR. He has been awarded the American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Fellowship Award, the American Society for Radiation Oncology Basic Science and Clinical Research Award, a Fellowship from the American College of Radiation Oncology, and the American Cancer Society's Distinguished Physician's Award. Most recently, Dr. Tinger was awarded the "Castle Connolly, America's Top Doctor" award for 2014."

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Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Bladder Cancer
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer
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Procedures

  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy
  • Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation Treatment
  • High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • State University Of New York Center At Binghamton
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Wash University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Castle Connolly, America's Top Doctors For 2014
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tinger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tinger to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Tinger's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tinger accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Tinger has admitting privileges

Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center-Concourse Division
1650 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10457
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NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
55 Palmer Ave
Bronxville, NY 10708
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Northern Westchester Hospital
400 E Main St
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
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Saint John's Riverside Hospital
976 North Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
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Saint Joseph's Medical Center
127 S Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
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