Dr. Lawrence Tena, MD

Dr. Lawrence Tena, MD

Radiation Oncology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Lawrence Tena, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in radiation oncology.Read his story

10 Union Sq E # 4G

New York, NY 10003

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Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
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Cancer
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more than 60% of peers
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
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more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Tena's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tena "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)."

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1  Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

43  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • 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

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

  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • The Ochsner Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tena has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tena's Reviews

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Dr. Tena'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

    10 to 15 minutes
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