Ralph A. Brasacchio, M.D.

Ralph A. Brasacchio, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 647
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-5625
Fax: (585) 396-6182


The biographical information for Ralph A. Brasacchio, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Philip Rubin / Mayer Mitchell Award for Excellence in Teaching | University of Rochester Dept. of Radiation Oncology 1998
Clinical Oncology Fellow | American Cancer Society 1993 - 1994
Clinical Research Elective in immunologic aspects of rheumatologic, infectious, and oncologic diseases | National Institutes of Health 1990 - 1990
National Institutes of Health Research Traineeship Grant | Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology | Jefferson Medical College 1987 - 1987

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 19 available »

2014 Dec
Baack Kukreja JE, Scosyrev E, Brasacchio RA, Toy EP, Messing EM, Wu G. "Bladder cancer incidence and mortality in patients treated with radiation for uterine cancer." BJU international. 2014 Dec; 114(6):844-51. Epub 2014 Jul 17.
Mustian KM; Roscoe JA; Palesh OG; Sprod LK; Heckler CE; Peppone LJ; Usuki KY; Ling MN; Brasacchio RA; Morrow GR. "Polarity therapy for cancer-related fatigue in patients with breast cancer receiving radiation therapy: a randomized controlled pilot study". Integrative cancer therapies. 2011; 10(1): 27-37.
2008 Jul
Corbin K, Fisher S, Sahasrabudhe D, Pandya K, Brasacchio R, Constine LS. "Five tumors over six years in eighth decade of life." Cancer investigation. 2008 Jul; 26(6):634-7.
2007 Nov
Yu Y, Podder TK, Zhang YD, Ng WS, Misic V, Sherman J, Fuller D, Rubens DJ, Strang JG, Brasacchio RA, Messing EM. "Robotic system for prostate brachytherapy." Computer aided surgery : official journal of the International Society for Computer Aided Surgery. 2007 Nov; 12(6):366-70.
2006 Sep
Rubens DJ, Yu Y, Barnes AS, Strang JG, Brasacchio R. "Image-guided brachytherapy for prostate cancer." Radiologic clinics of North America. 2006 Sep; 44(5):735-48, viii-ix.

Current Appointments

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


Radiation Oncology - American Board of Radiology


MD | Medicine | Jefferson Medical College1990
MS | Natural Sciences | St Univ at Buffalo1986
BA | Arts & Sciences | St Johns College1983

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Radiation Oncology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1994 - 06/30/1995
Residency in Radiation Oncology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1993 - 06/30/1994
Residency in Radiation Oncology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1991 - 06/30/1993
Residency in Internal Medicine at Mercy Catholic Medical Center Inc07/01/1990 - 06/30/1991