Dr. Lawrence B. Tena, MD

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Dr. Lawrence B. Tena, MD

Radiation Oncology | Male

Mount Sinai Beth Israel 10 Union Sq E # 4G, New York, NY 10003 Get Directions
(212) 844-8089

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Lawrence B. Tena, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Icahn School of Medicine...Read more

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Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

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  • Radiation Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Adult Development Disorders
  • Anal Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hyperthrophic Scar
  • Keloid Scar
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer

Procedures Performed

  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Breast Brachytherapy
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • External Beam Radiotherapy
  • High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Prostate Brachytherapy
  • Prostate Radioactive Seed Implants
  • Radiation Oncology Procedures
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

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Education

  • Medical School
    Tulane University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1995

  • Internship Hospital
    The Ochsner Clinic

    Completed in 1996

  • Residency Hospital
    Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 2000

  • Undergraduate School
    Boston University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1988

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Radiation Oncology
  • Board certified in Radiation Oncology
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Lawrence B. Tena, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and on the medical staff at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center, Mount Sinai St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai. He is a board-certified radiation oncologist who was formerly an Assistant Professor at New York Medical College and previously worked at The Saint Vincent's Comprehensive Cancer Center and Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan, and in private practice at Eastside Radiation Oncology on the upper eastside and NRAD Long Island Radiation Therapy in Long Island. Dr. Tena practices general radiation oncology and specializes in Head and Neck, Eye, Genitourinary, Gynecological, Gastrointestinal and Central Nervous System cancers and has clinical expertise in brachytherapy and stereotactic radiation therapy.

Dr. Tena has been published in numerous medical journals, including Brachytherapy, Ophthalmology, International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics and American Journal of Ophthalmology. He has presented his research at medical conferences nationally and internationally.

Dr. Tena completed his residency in Radiation Oncology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD where he served as the Chief Resident and completed his internship in Internal Medicine at The Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation in New Orleans, LA. He received his M.D. from Tulane University in New Orleans, LA and received a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Boston University. Prior to medical school, he worked as an Installation/Field Service Engineer for Varian Medical Systems and Elekta (formerly Philips Medical Systems).