Dr. Alfred Tinger, MD

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Radiation Oncology | Male

Dr. Alfred Tinger, MD
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. Dr. Tinger is affiliated with Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center-Concourse Division, Saint Joseph's Medical Center, Saint John's Riverside Hospital, Northern Westchester Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital.

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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.

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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.

    Dr. Tinger's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Radiation Oncology
    •  Board certified in Radiation Oncology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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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

    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

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Radiation Oncology

    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