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Dr. David Schwartz, MD

Dr. David Schwartz, MD

Oncology, Radiation Oncology

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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

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

Procedures Performed

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