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Hong Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 341-6750

Office: (585) 341-6750

Fax: (585) 275-1531

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Cancer, Radiation Oncology

Biography

It is a privilege to care for our patients. I am committed to providing personalized radiation treatment of the highest quality, as well as compassionate care. My areas of expertise include prostate and head and neck cancers.

Conditions I Treat:

- Prostate cancer
- Head and neck cancers
- Breast cancer
- Other cancers

Credentials

Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology - American Board of Radiology

Education

1985
BS | China-Fudan University, Shanghai
Computer Science

1993
PhD | Case Western Reserve U Sch Med
Neuroscience

2001
MD | Yale University Sch Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2002 - 06/30/2006
Residency in Radiation Oncology at University of Rochester Medical Center - GME Office

06/01/2001 - 06/01/2002
Internship in Internal Medicine at Rochester General Hospital

Awards

2018
Civic Service Award, Us TOO Rochester
Sponsor: Us TOO Rochester

2017
AAMC Mid-Career Woman Faculty Leadership Development Seminar 12/2017
Sponsor: AAMC

2017
Health Care Achievement Awards--Health Care Innovation
Sponsor: Rochester Business Journal
Location: Rochester, NY

2016
Educator of the Year
Sponsor: Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology

2013
Patient- and Family- Centered ICARE High Performance Award

2012 - 2017
Civic Service Award, Us TOO Rochester
Sponsor: Us TOO Rochester

2012
Educator of the Year
Sponsor: Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology

2012
Patient- and Family-Centered ICARE High Performance Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester Medical Center

2005
Upstate New York Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology Fall Meeting Resident Presenter Award
Location: Syracuse, NY

2005
ASTRO Translational Research in Radiation Oncology Symposium Travel Grant Award

2001
Janet M.Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citations
Sponsor: Yale University School of Medicine
Location: New Haven, Connecticut

2000
Clyde Swift Award for Outstanding Medical Student
Sponsor: Yale University School of Medicine
Location: New Haven, Connecticut

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Publications

Journal Articles

2/2019
Milano MT, Katz AW, Zhang H, Huggins CF, Aujla KS, Okunieff P. "Oligometastatic breast cancer treated with hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy: Some patients survive longer than a decade." Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.. 2019 Feb 0; 131:45-51. Epub 2018 Dec 28.

2019
Hong Zhang, MD, Naba Ali, Kevin C. Bylund, David Gentile, Gregory Previte, Ahmad Matloubieh, Alex Gray, Nancy Marou. "Building a High-Dose-Rate Prostate Brachytherapy Program with Real-Time Ultrasound-Based Planning: Initial Safety, Quality, and Outcome Results". Advances in Radiation Oncology. 2019; .

2019
Hong Zhang*, Chris Duecette*, Hongmei Young#, Sanjukta Bandyopadhyay#, Craig Grossman@, Jerome Jean Gilles$, Edward Messing&, Yuhchyau Chen*. "Risk of Adverse Pathological Features for Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer: Clinical Implication for Definitive Radiation Therapy". International Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2019; .

Books & Chapters

2009
Chapter Title: Breast Cancer
Book Title: Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy
Author List: Uschold G; Zhang H
Edited By: Washington CM; Leaver D
Published By: Mosby Elsevier 2009

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Videos

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Radiation Oncology at Highland Hospital