Marilyn N. Ling, M.D.

Marilyn N. Ling, M.D.

Contact Information

125 Red Creek Drive
Pluta Cancer Center
Rochester, NY 14623

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

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Patient Care Bio

Dr. Ling is an Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at the University of Rochester Medical Center. She received a B.A. in Biology from Williams College in 1983. The Following year, she was awarded a Certificat de Merité from the Cordon Bleu Académie Cuisine in Paris, France. She then enrolled at the University of Maryland and received her M.D. in 1988, which was followed by residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital. From 1992 to 1996, Dr. Ling relocated to the Boston area, where she was an instructor and then Assistant Professor in Radiation Oncology at Tufts University School of Medicine and New England Medical Center. She was also a visiting scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Nuclear Research Laboratory. From 1997 to 1999, Dr. Ling was a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. In 1999, Dr. Ling moved back east and joined the faculty at the University of Rochester. She is board certified by the American College of Radiology.



Dr. Ling's interests and publications have covered topics relating to breast cancer such as the latest radiation treatment modalities (stereotactic body radiotherapy, intensity modulated radiotherapy), breast conserving therapy and reconstruction, and side effects of treatment (bone loss, nausea, radiation dermatitis, fatigue). She has also been an invited speaker at special events hosted by local breast cancer support organizations. Dr. Ling is a member of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. She also received board certification from the American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Heart & Hands Award | Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester | Rochester, NY 2013
Rubin-Mitchell Teaching Award | Department of Radiation Oncology | University of Rochester 2004

Current Appointments

Associate Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology - Department of Radiation Oncology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Radiation Oncology - American Board of Radiology

Education

MD | Medicine | University of Maryland School of Medicine1988
BA | Biology | Williams College1983

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Radiation Oncology at Johns Hopkins Hospital - GME Office07/01/1989 - 06/30/1992
Internship in Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital07/01/1988 - 06/30/1989