Our Team Specialists in Cancer. Experts in Caring. From the radiation therapist to the social worker—our fully integrated staff is oncology-trained. We understand cancer and what cancer patients go through. We are dedicated to providing state-of-the-art treatment with sensitivity, compassion, and a smile. Sughosh Dhakal, M.D. Dr. Sughosh Dhakal is a native of Rochester, NY who received his Bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and his M.D. from the University of Rochester. He completed his internship at the Lehigh Valley Hospital/Penn State program and his residency in Radiation Oncology at Strong Memorial Hospital, where he also served as chief resident. Dr. Dhakal has practiced at the Wilmot Cancer Center’s Strong Memorial Hospital location since 2012 where he also serves as Medical Director of the Department of Radiation Oncology. He treats all disease sites and is proficient in the application of stereotactic intracranial and body radiosurgery for both primary and metastatic disease. Dr. Dhakal has authored numerous publications in leading peer-reviewed journals and has presented nationally. Dr. Dhakal has also received several honors, including a High-Dose Rate Brachytherapy Scholarship, Roentgen Resident Research Award, Medical Society of the State of New York Community Service Award, and Joan Jensler Community Outreach Award, among others. Bingren Liu, M.D. Dr. Bingren Liu earned his M.D. at Tianjin Medical University in China. He completed his residency in Radiation Oncology at Ohio State University. His research interests include radiation treatments for cancers of the prostate and breast. He received the 1995 Young Scientist Award from the American Association for Cancer Research. Dr. Liu is a member of ASTRO, ASCO, ABS, ACRO, AACR, Monroe County Medical Society, Medical Society of the State of New York, and is certified by the American Board of Radiology. Muammer Tasbas, M.D. Dr. Muammer Tasbas, a specialist in Radiation Oncology, is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester Medical Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Radiology. He received a medical degree from Turkey-Ege U Med Fac, Izmir, Turkey, and his residency was at the Albert Einstein Medical Center and the Pediatric Oncology Department of the Children's Hospital. His special interests include endocavitary radiation for rectal cancer, hyperthermia, and prostate implants. Hong Zhang , M.D., Ph.D. Dr. Hong Zhang earned her Ph.D. in Neuroscience at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and her M.D. at Yale University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Radiation Oncology at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Her research interests include radiation treatment responses in non-small cell lung cancer tumors and gastrointestinal soft tissues, as well as various topics in neuroscience. She received the 2006 RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award. Dr. Zhang is a member of ASTRO, RSNA, and ASCO and is certified by the American Board of Radiology.