Andreas Rimner, MD

Andreas Rimner, MD

I am a board-certified radiation oncologist who specializes in thoracic malignancies, including lung cancers, pleural mesotheliomas, and thymomas. I work closely with a multidisciplinary team of highly skilled thoracic surgeons and medical oncologists to determine the best treatment options for my patients. Together with our radiologists, medical physicists, and radiation therapists, I utilize modern radiation techniques including intensity-modulated (IMRT) and image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) to target thoracic malignancies while minimizing radiation dose to normal tissues.

My clinical research interests focus on optimizing the current technologies of IMRT and IGRT for the treatment of lung tumors. In addition, I am exploring new strategies for treating small cell lung cancers with radiation therapy. My translational research focuses on investigating the underlying biology and interaction of newer targeted agents with radiation therapy.

Location
Phone
212-639-6025
Clinical Expertise

Thoracic Malignancies

Languages Spoken
English; German
Education

MD, Eberhard-Karls University ( Tuebingen, Germany)

Residencies

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

Radiation Oncology

Publications by Andreas Rimner
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