Michelle Alonso-Basanta, M.D., Ph.D.

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Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chief, Central Nervous System, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Department: Radiation Oncology

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Radiation Oncology
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
TRC-2 West
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Chemistry)
New York University, 1996.
Ph.D. (Pathology)
New York University, 2001.
New York University School of Medicine, 2003.
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Selected Publications

Goff KM, Zheng C, Alonso-Basanta M.: Proton radiotherapy for glioma and glioblastoma. Chin Clin Oncol 11(6), Dec 2022.

Eide JG, Kshirsagar RS, Harris JC, Civantos A, Brody RM, Lee JYK, Alonso-Basanta M, Lazor JW, Nabavizadeh A, Wang BY, Kuan EC, Palmer JN, Adappa ND.: Multi-institutional review of sinonasal and skull base chondrosarcoma: A 20-year experience. Head Neck Sep 2022.

Jain V, de Godoy LL, Mohan S, Chawla S, Learned K, Jain G, Wehrli FW, Alonso-Basanta M.: Cerebral hemodynamic and metabolic dysregulation in the postradiation brain. J Neuroimaging Sep 2022.

Deraniyagala R, Ding X, Alonso-Basanta M, Li T, Rong Y.: It is beneficial to invest resources to implement proton intracranial SRS. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 23(7): e13701, July 2022.

Kevin Teo, Wei Zou, Taoran Li, Lei Dong, Robert A Lustig, Michelle Alonso-Basanta, Goldie Kurtz, John Lukens, Alexander Lin, Shannon O'Reilly.: Clinical Implementation of Dual Energy CT Calculated Proton Stopping Power Ratio: Treatments with Reduced Range Uncertainty Margins 60th Particle Therapy Co-operative Group Annual Conference July 2022 Notes: Oral Presentation by Physics.

Kristine Kim, Carol Armstrong, E. Paul Wileyto, Michelle Alonso-Basanta. : Changes in Neurocognitive Function After Proton versus Photon Radiotherapy for Central Nervous System Tumors. Quadrennial Meeting of the World Federation of Neuro-Oncology Societies, Seoul, Korea March 24-27, 2022. March 2022.

Aleena A Abbasi; Robert A Lustig, MD; Jay F Dorsey, MD, PhD; John Y K Lee, MD; Sean M Grady, MD; Goldie A Kurtz, MD; Jacob E Shabason, MD; Douglas C Bigelow, MD; Jason A Brant, MD; Michael J Ruckenstein, MD; Michelle Alonso-Basanta, MD, PhD: Treatment Outcomes of Radiation Therapy of Paraganglioma of the Head and Neck at a Single Institution. 31st Annual North American Skull Base Society Meeting Supplement February 2022 Notes: Oral Presentation by Aleena Abbasi.

Yang AI, Mensah-Brown KG, Shekhtman EF, Kvint S, Wathen CA, Hitti FL, Alonso-Basanta M, Avery SM, Dorsey JF, Y K Lee J.: Gamma Knife radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia provides greater pain relief at higher dose rates. J Radiosurg SBRT 8(2): 117-125, 2022.

Marilyn Russell/Michelle Alonso-Basanta: Marilyn Russells Remarkable Women. Radio November 2021.

Jane Wei, Patricia Santos, Robert Lustig, Goldie Kurtz, Jay Dorsey, Jacob Shabason, Michelle Alonso-Basanta : Initial report of clinical outcomes and acute toxicities following reirradiation of primary brain tumors ASTRO Annual Meeting 2021 October 2021.

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