Department of Radiation Oncology

Andre A Konski

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Andre A Konski, M.D.

Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology
Department: Radiation Oncology

Contact information
Chester County Hospital
701 East Marshall St.
West Chester, PA 19380
Office: 800-789-PENN (7366)
BA (Biology)
Saint Michael's College, Winooski, VT, 1980.
New York Medical College, Valhalla, N.Y., 1984.
University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, 1995.
MA (Economics)
University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, 1998.
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Selected Publications

Andre Konski, Mytheryi Bhargavan, Jean Owen, Ritsuko Komaki, Corey J. Langer, Elizabeth Gore, Rebecca Paulus, Hak Choy, Deborah-Watkins Bruner, Walter J. Curran: An economic analysis of Radiation Therapy Oncology Group 94-10: cost-efficacy of concurrent vs. sequential chemoradiotherapy. J Radiat Oncol 7(2): 195-201, June 2018.

Bajaj A, Harmon G, Weaver J, Martin B, Mysz M, Surucu M, Roeske JC, Konski AA, Small W Jr, Harkenrider MM: A Medicare cost analysis of MRI- versus CT-based high-dose-rate brachytherapy of the cervix: Can MRI-based planning be less costly? Brachytherapy. 17(2): 326-333, Mar-Apr 2018.

Amin NP, Nalichowski A, Campbell S, Hyder J, Spink R, Konski AA, Dominello M.: Helical Therapy is Safe for Lung Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Despite Limitations in Achieving Sharp Dose Gradients. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 16(6): 1173-1178, Dec 2017.

Suntharalingam M, Winter K, Ilson D, Dicker AP, Kachnic L, Konski A, Chakravarthy AB, Anker CJ, Thakrar H, Horiba N, Dubey A, Greenberger JS, Raben A, Giguere J, Roof K, Videtic G, Pollock J, Safran H, Crane CH.: Effect of the Addition of Cetuximab to Paclitaxel, Cisplatin, and Radiation Therapy for Patients With Esophageal Cancer: The NRG Oncology RTOG 0436 Phase 3 Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Oncology 3(11): 1520-1528, Novermber 2017.

A.A. Konski: Letting Patients Decide How to Receive Their Imaging Results; A Good Idea or a Dangerous Practice? Part 2: Counterpoint: Patients Should Not Have Unchaperoned Access to Radiology Reports. J Am Coll Radiol 14(10): 1351-1352, october 2017.

Konski, AA: Approaches to Weighing Benefits vs Costs. Oncology (Williston Park) 31(4): 248-254, April 2017.

Jones WE 3rd, Suh WW, Abdel-Wahab M, Abrams RA, Azad N, Das P, Dragovic J, Goodman KA, Jabbour SK, Konski AA, Koong AC, Kumar R, Lee P, Pawlik TM, Small W Jr, Herman JM: ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Resectable Pancreatic Cancer. American Journal of Clinical Oncology 40(2): 109-117, April 2017.

Truong MT, Zhang Q, Rosenthal DI, List M, Axelrod R, Sherman E, Weber R, Nguyen-Tân PF, El-Naggar A, Konski A, Galvin J, Schwartz D, Trotti A, Silverman C, Singh A, Godette K, Bonner JA, Jones CU, Garden AS, Shenouda G, Matthiesen C, Le QT, Bruner D: Quality of Life and Performance Status From a Substudy Conducted Within a Prospective Phase 3 Randomized Trial of Concurrent Accelerated Radiation Plus Cisplatin With or Without Cetuximab for Locally Advanced Head and Neck Carcinoma: NRG Oncology Radiation Therapy Oncology Group 0522. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 97(4): 687-699, March 2017.

Swisher SG, Moughan J, Komaki RU, Ajani JA, Wu TT, Hofstetter WL, Konski AA, Willett CG: Final Results of NRG Oncology RTOG 0246: An Organ-Preserving Selective Resection Strategy in Esophageal Cancer Patients Treated with Definitive Chemoradiation. Journal of Thoracic Oncology 12(2): 368-374, February 2017.

Small W Jr, Hayes JP, Suh WW, Abdel-Wahab M, Abrams RA, Azad N, Das P, Dragovic J, Goodman KA, Jabbour SK, Jones WE 3rd, Konski AA, Koong AC, Kumar R, Lee P, Pawlik TM, Herman JM: ACR Appropriateness Criteria Borderline and Unresectable Pancreas Cancer. Oncology (Williston Park) 30(7): 619-624, July 2016.

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