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Allison M. Magnuson, D.O.
Allison M. Magnuson, D.O.

Allison M. Magnuson, D.O.

Medicine — Hematology/Oncology — Internal Medicine

Accepting New Patients

Allison M. Magnuson, D.O.

Medicine — Hematology/Oncology — Internal Medicine

Accepting New Patients


Locations

Pluta Cancer Center
125 Red Creek Drive
Rochester, NY 14623
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Wilmot Cancer Institute at Highland Hospital
1000 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
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Appointments

(585) 487-1700

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(585) 321-1724

About Me

I am a geriatric oncologist and specialize in treatment of cancer in older adults as well as breast cancer. I am actively involved in research, focusing on improving outcomes for treating older patients with cancer. I understand that every person is unique and requires a different approach to care. I try my best to take the time to understand what each patient and his or her family needs – and then I strive to meet these needs. I am very passionate about what I do!

Conditions I Treat

- Cancers in older adults
- Breast cancer

Credentials

Education:

DO | University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine — 2003

Post-doctoral Training & Residency:

Fellowship in Geriatrics at Monroe Community Hospital — 2013 - 2014
Fellowship in Medical Oncology at University of Rochester Medical Center — 2011 - 2013
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Connecticut — 2007 - 2008
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Connecticut — 2008 - 2010
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Connecticut/Hartford Hospital — 2010 - 2011

Research

Publications:

Magnuson A, Canin B, van Londen GJ, Edwards B, Bakalarski P, Parker I. "Incorporating Geriatric Medicine Providers into the Care of the Older Adult with Cancer." Current oncology reports.. 2016 Nov 0; 18(11):65.

Magnuson A, Wallace J, Canin B, Chow S, Dale W, Mohile SG, Hamel LM. "Shared Goal Setting in Team-Based Geriatric Oncology." Journal of oncology practice. 2016 Nov 0; 12(11):1115-1122. Epub 2016 Sep 30.

Mustian KM, Cole CL, Lin PJ, Asare M, Fung C, Janelsins MC, Kamen CS, Peppone LJ, Magnuson A. "Exercise Recommendations for the Management of Symptoms Clusters Resulting From Cancer and Cancer Treatments." Seminars in oncology nursing.. 2016 Nov 0; 32(4):383-393. Epub 2016 Oct 21.

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