Suneel N Nagda, M.D.

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Associate Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology
Regional Medical Director of Network Practices, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania
Dept Chair, Radiation Oncology, Pennsylvania Hospital, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia PA
Vice Chair, Quality and Safety, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiation Oncology

Contact information
Pennsylvania Hospital
Widener Basement Level
800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Office: 2158293873
Fax: 2158295424
Duke University, 1996.
University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2001.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

SBRT (stereotactic body radiation therapy)
SRS (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
Brain Metastasis
Lung Cancer
Breast Cancer
Gastrointestinal Cancer

Selected Publications

Baumann BC, Bernstein KA, DeLaney TF, Simone CB 2nd, Kolker JD, Choy E, Levin WP, Weber KL, Muniappan A, Berman AT, Staddon A, Hartner L, Van Tine B, Hirbe A, Glatstein E, Hahn SM, Nagda SN, Chen YL.: Multi-institutional analysis of stereotactic body radiotherapy for sarcoma pulmonary metastases: High rates of local control with favorable toxicity. J Surg Oncol Jun 2020.

Bekelman JE1, Lu H2, Pugh S3, Baker K4, Berg CD5, de Gonzalez AB5, Braunstein LZ6, Bosch W7, Chauhan C8, Ellenberg S9, Fang LC10, Freedman GM2, Hahn EA11, Haffty BG12, Khan AJ6, Jimenez RB13, Kesslering C14, Ky B15, Lee C5, Lu HM13, Mishra MV4, Mullins CD16, Mutter RW17, NAGDA SN, Pankuch M14, Powell SN6, Prior FW18, Schupak K6, Taghian AG13, Wilkinson JB19, MacDonald SM13, Cahlon O6; RadComp (Radiotherapy Comparative Effectiveness Consortium).: Pragmatic randomised clinical trial of proton versus photon therapy for patients with non-metastatic breast cancer: the Radiotherapy Comparative Effectiveness (RadComp) Consortium trial protocol. BMJ Open 9(10): e025556, Oct 2019.

W. Tristram Arscott, MD; Kathleen Gray, RN; Dennis Kuska, RN; Suneel Nagda, MD; Robert Lustig, MD; Michelle Alonso-Basanta, MD PhD; James M. Metz, MD; Joshua Jones, MD, MA: Evaluating the impact of secure mobile messaging on communication and cancer care team satisfaction in a large radiation oncology clinic. Journal of Oncology Practice 15(8): e733-e738, Aug 2019 Notes: DOI: 10.1200/JOP.18.00539.

Ruangkanchanasetr R, Lee JYK, NAGDA SN, Geiger GA, Kolker JD, Bigelow DC, Ruckenstein MJ, Nasrallah M5, Alonso-Basanta M.: Toxicity of Gamma Knife Radiosurgery May Be Greater in Patients with Lower Cranial Nerve Schwannomas. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base 79(6), Dec 2018.

Gui Hongxing, Lhospital Elliott, Staddon Arthur P, NAGDA SN, Zager Eric L, Zhang Paul J L, Brooks John S: Combined Sclerosing and Spindle Cell Rhabdomyosarcoma in Previous Craniotomy Site: A Case Report and a Review of the Literature. International journal of surgical pathology Page: 1066896918802030, Oct 2018.

Guttmann DM, Gabriel P, Kennedy C, Rate W, Grizos W, NAGDA SN, Wojtowicz L, Lin L, Freedman GM: Comparison of acute toxicities between contemporary forward-planned 3D conformal radiotherapy and inverse-planned intensity-modulated radiotherapy for whole breast radiation. Breast J March 2018.

Alite F, Stang K, Balasubramanian N, Adams W, Shaikh M, Small C, Sethi A, NAGDA SN, Emami B, Harkenrider M: Local control dependence on consecutive vs. nonconsecutive fractionation in lung stereotactic body radiation therapy. Radiother Oncol 121(1): 9-14, Oct 2016 Notes: Epub ahead of print 2016 Aug 16.

Baumann BC, NAGDA SN, Kolker JD, Levin WP, Weber KL, Berman AT, Staddon A, Hartner L, Hahn SM, Glatstein E, Simone CB: Efficacy and safety of stereotactic body radiation therapy for the treatment of pulmonary metastases from sarcoma: A potential alternative to resection. J Surg Oncol 114(1): 65-9, Jul 2016 Notes: Epub ahead of print 2016 Apr 25.

Chowdhury IH, Ojerholm E, McMillan MT, Miller De, Kolker JD, Kurtz G, Dorsey JF, NAGDA SN, Geiger GA, Brem S, O'Rourke DM, Zager EL, Gangadhar T, Schuchter L, Lee JY, Alonso-Basanta M: Novel risk scores for survival and intracranial failure in patients treated with radiosurgery alone to melanoma brain metastases. Radiat Oncol 10: 248, Dec 2015.

Vogel J, Ojerholm E, Hollander A, Briola C, Mooij R, Bieda M, Kolker J, NAGDA SN, Geiger G, Dorsey J, Lustig R, O'Rourke DM, Brem S, Lee J, Alonso-Basanta M: Intracranial control after Cyberknife radiosurgery to the resection bed for large brain metastases. Radiat Oncol 10: 221, Oct 2015.

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