Michelle Sara Gentile, MD, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology
Ombudsperson, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiation Oncology

Contact information
Department of Radiation Oncology
University of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Hospital
800 Spruce Street
Widener Basement
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Office: 215-829-3873
Fax: 215-829-5424
BA (English Literature)
University of Illinois at Chicago, 2003.
BS (Biological Sciences)
University of Illinois at Chicago, 2003.
PhD (Oncology)
University of Cambridge, Trinity College, 2006.
Northwestern University, 2010.
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Selected Publications

Rhodes SS, Berlin E, Yegya-Raman N, Doucette A, Gentile M, Freedman GM, Taunk NL: Factors Associated with Travel Distance in the Receipt of Proton Breast Radiation Therapy. Int J Part Ther 9(3): 1-9, Sep 2022.

Gentile, M: Patient-Reported and Dosimetric Determinants of Trismus after Chemoradiation with Proton Beam for Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma: A Prospective Study. ASTRO Annual Meeting, San Antonio TX 2022.

Rogacki K, Pachigolla S, Gopalakrishnan M, Bautista J, Gentile MS. : Lymphedema after Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer: A Dosimetric Analysis of Irradiated Lymph Node Volumes and Risk Factors. Radiological Society of North America Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL 2021 Notes: Oral presentation.

Seol SW, Lee B, Sita T, Kruser T, Sachdev S, Gentile MS, Mittal BB. : Hippocampal dosimetry and hippocampus sparing volumetric modulated arc therapy in patients with loco-regionally advanced oropharyngeal cancer. Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Symposium, Scottsdale, AZ 2020 Notes: Poster.

Hassanzadeh C, Sita T, Savoor R, Samson P, Bradley J, Gentile MS, Roach M, Mohindra N, Waqar S, Kruser T, Robinson C.: Multi-institutional Review of Pneumonitis after Chemoradiation and Durvalumab for Locally Advanced Lung Cancer. Journal of Thoracic Disease 2020 Notes: Accepted for Publication.

Sita TL, Hassanzadeh C, Savoor R, Samson P, Bradley JD, Gentile MS, Roach MC, Mohindra NA, Waqar SN, Robinson CG, Kruser TJ: Multi-institutional evaluation of pneumonitis in patients treated with Durvalumab after chemoradiotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer. Association for the Study of Lung Cancer North America, Chicago IL Oct 2019 Notes: Oral.

Petras K, Gross J, Gentile MS, Tsai H, Vargas C, Laramore G, Rosen L, Chang JH.: Proton therapy for head and neck cancer shows favorable outcomes and low toxicity in large multi-institutional cohort. Particle Therapy Co-operative Group North America, Miami FL 2019 Notes: Poster.

Gentile MS, Yeap BY, Goebel C, Gaudet D, Gallotto S, Weyman E, Morgan M, MacDonald SM, Giantsoudi D, Adams J, Paganetti H, Tarbell NJ, Kooy H, Yock TI.: Brainstem Injury in Pediatric Patients with Posterior Fossa Tumors Treated with Proton Beam Therapy and Associated Dosimetric Factors. International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 100(3): 719-29, March 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.11.026.

Rafaat, T, Gentile MS, Sachdev S, Dalal Prarthana, Butala A, Gutiontov S, Helenowski I, Lee P, Sathiaseelan V, Bloch O, Chandler J, Kalapurakal JA.: Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Grade 2 Meningiomas. J Neurol Surg B Skull Base 78(4): 288-94, Aug 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1597834.

Gentile MS, Yip D, Liebsch N, Busse PM, Wirth L, Adams J, Chan A.: Definitive Proton Beam Radiotherapy for Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Nasopharynx Involving the Base of Skull. Oral Oncol 65: 38-44, Feb 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2016.11.016.

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