Dr. Andrew Satinsky, MD

Dr. Andrew Satinsky, MD

Radiation Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Andrew Satinsky, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in radiation oncology.Read his story

3800 Reservoir Rd NW

Washington, DC 20007

Contact Information

(202) 444-3320

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 86% of peers
Lung Cancer
more than 5% of peers
Prostate Cancer
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Satinsky's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Satinsky "Andrew Satinsky, MD, is an attending radiation oncologist at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and Clinical Director of the Radiation Oncology Center at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center. A specialist in prostate cancer and lung cancer, Dr. Satinsky uses the very latest radiation oncology techniques and tools including intensity-modulated radiation therapy, low- and high-dose rate gynecologic brachytherapy, intensity-modulated radiation therapy/image-guided radiation therapy (IMRT/IGRT/ RapidArc), and CyberKnifestereotacticradiosurgery(SRS) plus CyberKnifestereotacticbodyradiationtherapy(SBRT). Dr. Satinsky has been involved in research on a variety of radiation oncology-related issues. Active in his profession, Dr. Satinsky helps train new doctors as the Chair of the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Radiation Oncology Residency Program Clinical Competency Committee. He also serves as Chair of the MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Cancer Committee, and is a member of the education committee. Publications/Presentations Paydar I, Pepin A, Cyr R, King J, Yung TM, Bullock E, Lei S, Satinsky A, Harter KW, Suy S, Dritschilo A, Lynch JH, Kole T, Collins SP. Intensity modulated radiation therapy with stereotactic body radiation therapy boost for unfavorable prostate cancer: a report on three-year toxicity. Front Oncol (in press 2017) Kress, M.S., Jensen, R.E., Tsai, H., Lobo, T., Satinsky, A., Potosky, A."Radiation Therapy at the End of Life: A Population-Based Study Examining Palliative Treatment Intensity." Radiat Oncol, 10(15), 2015 Oermann, E.K., Slack, R.S., Hanscom, H.N., [et al, including Satinsky, A.] "A Pilot Study of Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy with Hypofractionated Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) Boost in the Treatment of Intermediate- to High-Risk Prostate Cancer." Technol Cancer Res Treat, 9(5): 453, 2010 Jacobson, S., Richert, J.R., Biddison, W.E., Satinsky, A., Hartzmann, R.J., McFarland, J.F. "Measles Virus- Specific- T4 Human Cytotoxic T Cell Clones are Restricted by Class II HLA Antigens." Journal of Immunology. 133(2): 754, 1984 Professional Memberships American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology American Medical Association "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Satinsky "At the MedStar Southern Maryland Radiation Oncology Center, we have a full team of experienced physicians, nurses, radiation therapists, and physicists who create a holistic approach to cancer care. Being on the grounds of MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center greatly improves the convenience of daily radiation treatments for our patients.  We take great pride in not only our outstanding clinical outcomes and consistently excellent patient satisfaction scores but in our continuing ability to provide cancer care excellence to the Southern Maryland region."


  • Radiation Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

Conditions Treated



  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • External Beam Radiotherapy
  • High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Prostate Brachytherapy
  • Proton Therapy
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Geo Wash University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Satinsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Satinsky's Reviews

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