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Dr. David Schwartz, MD

Dr. David Schwartz, MD

Radiation Oncology, Oncology

Office Locations

About Me

        David Schwartz MD brings over 20 cares of expertise in Radiation Oncology to Metropolitan Radiation.  He is an expert in prostate cancer treatment - both external beam radiation and seed placement (brachytherapy).  Dr. Schwartz treats patients with the latest techniques available including IMRT (intensity modulated radiation therapy), IGRT (image guided radiation therapy), SBRT/SRS (Stereotactic Radiosurgery of body and brain). Treatment regions of expertise include prostate carcinoma, hepatocellular carcinoma, breast carcinoma, lung carcinoma and brain tumors.

Dr. Schwartz has been Chief of New York City hospital Radiation Oncology Departments, teaches residents and  publishes in academic journals.  He is Clinical Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at SUNY Downstate.

Education

  • Internship Hospital: Bronx Mun Hosp Ctr (1989)
  • Medical School: Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine (1988)
  • Residency Hospital: Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine (1992)
  • Undergraduate Schools: Brandeis University (1984)

Languages Spoken

Russian

Insurance Accepted

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareSource
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
Health Net
HealthFirst
HealthPlus
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Humana
Husky Health
inHealth
INTotal Health
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
National Elevator
Neighborhood Health Plan
Oxford Health Plans
Peach State Health Plan
Simply Healthcare Plans
Staywell (Wellcare)
UnitedHealthCare
Wellcare of Georgia

Conditions Treated

Testicular Cancer
Lung Cancer
Tongue Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Oral Cancer
Skin Cancer
Pleura Cancer
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Breast Cancer
Uterine Cancer
Secondary Malignancies
Liver Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Bile Duct Cancer
Gynecologic Cancer
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Brain Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Lymphoma
Meningiomas
ENT Cancer
Multiple Myeloma
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Penile Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Esophageal Cancer
Male Breast Cancer
Laryngeal Cancer
Hepatobiliary Cancer

Procedures Performed

Radiation Therapy
Cancer Screening
Prostate Brachytherapy
PET-CT Scan
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Oral Cancer Screening
Ultrasound Guided Procedures
SPECT Scan
Skin Screenings
Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
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