Dr. Alfred Tinger, MD

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Radiation Oncology | Male

21st Century Oncology 970 N Broadway Ste 111, Yonkers, NY 10701 Get Directions
(914) 965-2026

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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.Read more

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Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

Board Certifications

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  • Radiation Oncology

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

Procedures Performed

  • 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

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  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for New York.

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1992

  • Internship Hospital
    Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital

    Completed in 1993

  • Residency Hospital
    Wash University School Med

    Completed in 1997

  • Undergraduate School
    State University Of New York Center At Binghamton

    Graduated in 1982

  • Other Education
    Castle Connolly, America's Top Doctors For 2014

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Radiation Oncology
  • Board certified in Radiation Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Tinger's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
Under 10 minutes

Experience with Dr. Tinger

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How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Tinger's Care Philosophy

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.