Michael J. Zelefsky, MD

Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Radiation Oncology; Chief, Brachytherapy Service
Michael J. Zelefsky, MD -- Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Radiation Oncology; Chief, Brachytherapy Service

I am a board-certified radiation oncologist and co-leader of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Genitourinary Disease Management Team — a multidisciplinary group of physicians who work together to treat patients with urologic malignancies.

As a recognized expert in the field of radiation therapy, I am Chief of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Brachytherapy Service. Brachytherapy, which we use to treat many types of cancer, is the delivery of radiation using seeds implanted directly in a tumor.

Location
Phone
212-639-6802
Clinical Expertise

Prostate Cancer (Brachytherapy, Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy [IMRT], Image-Guided Radiation Therapy [IGRT]); Breast Brachytherapy; Genitourinary Cancer; Head and Neck Cancer; Skin Cancer

Languages Spoken
English
Education

MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residencies

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

Radiation Oncology

Publications by Michael J. Zelefsky
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