Christopher A. Barker, MD

Christopher A. Barker, MD

I am a board-certified radiation oncologist specializing in the treatment of skin and eye cancers with radiation therapy. I work closely with other cancer specialists at Memorial Sloan Kettering to coordinate and deliver the best possible care for our patients.

In addition to taking care of patients, I study ways to make radiation therapy more effective, while reducing the side effects of treatment. To do this, I perform experimental laboratory research on the biologic response to radiation. I also work with members of the Medical Physics department to create new ways of giving radiation therapy.

Location
Phone
212-639-8168
Clinical Expertise

Skin Cancer (melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, Merkel cell carcinoma, primary cutaneous lymphoma, dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, cutaneous angiosarcoma, Kaposi sarcoma); Keloid Scar; Eye Cancer (melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, Merkel cell carcinoma)

Languages Spoken
English
Education

MD, University of Florida College of Medicine

Residencies

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Fellowships

National Cancer Institute; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

Radiation Oncology

Publications by Christopher A. Barker
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