Alan W. Katz, M.D., M.P.H.

Alan W. Katz, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

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

Office: (585) 275-3913
Fax: (585) 275-1531

Journal Articles

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Mohamed M; Katz AW; Tejani M; Sharma AK; Kashyap R; Noel MS; Qiu H; Hezel AF; Ramaraju GA; Dokus MK; Orloff MS. "Comparison of outcomes between SBRT, yttrium-90 radioembolization, trans-arterial chemoembolization, and radiofrequency ablation as bridge to transplant for hepatocellular carcinoma". Adv Radiat Oncol. 2016; 1(1): 35-42.
2015 Oct
Chawla S, Katz AW, Rauh SM, Monson JR. "Can Surgery be Avoided After Preoperative Chemoradiation for Rectal Cancer in the Era of Organ Preservation? Current Review of Literature." American journal of clinical oncology. 2015 Oct; 38(5):534-40.
Bergsma DP, Schoeniger LO, Bratton L, Katz AW. "Long-Term Survival of a Patient with Metastatic Small-Cell Carcinoma of the Stomach Treated with Radiation Therapy." Case reports in oncology. 2015 8(3):416-22. Epub 2015 Oct 08.
2014 Mar
Sharma AK, Foster TH, Katz A, Lee DE, Waldman DL. "Supraumbilical rash caused by nontarget radioembolization to the falciform artery." Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR. 2014 Mar; 25(3):483-4.
2014 Jan
Mazloom A, Hezel AF, Katz AW. "Stereotactic body radiation therapy as a bridge to transplantation and for recurrent disease in the transplanted liver of a patient with hepatocellular carcinoma." Case reports in oncology. 2014 Jan; 7(1):18-22. Epub 2014 Jan 10.
2013 Jan 20
Mondo EL, Noel MS, Katz AW, Schoeniger LO, Hezel AF. "Unresectable locally advanced pancreatic cancer: treatment with neoadjuvant leucovorin, fluorouracil, irinotecan, and oxaliplatin and assessment of surgical resectability." Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 2013 Jan 20; 31(3):e37-9. Epub 2012 Dec 10.
Ryan JL; Heckler CE; Ling M; Katz A; Williams JP; Pentland AP; Morrow GR. "Curcumin for radiation dermatitis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial of thirty breast cancer patients". Radiat Res. 2013; 180: 34-43.
2012 Sep
Dhakal S, Lema GM, Diloreto DA, Katz AW. "Esophageal metastasis to the iris effectively palliated using stereotactic body radiation therapy and adjuvant intravitreal chemotherapy: case report and literature review." Case reports in oncology. 2012 Sep; 5(3):639-43. Epub 2012 Dec 06.
2012 Jul 1
Milano MT, Katz AW, Zhang H, Okunieff P. "Oligometastases treated with stereotactic body radiotherapy: long-term follow-up of prospective study." International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics. 2012 Jul 1; 83(3):878-86. Epub 2011 Dec 13.
2012 Jul 1
Katz AW, Chawla S, Qu Z, Kashyap R, Milano MT, Hezel AF. "Stereotactic hypofractionated radiation therapy as a bridge to transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: clinical outcome and pathologic correlation." International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics. 2012 Jul 1; 83(3):895-900. Epub 2011 Dec 13.
2012 May
Ibarra RA, Rojas D, Snyder L, Yao M, Fabien J, Milano M, Katz A, Goodman K, Stephans K, El-Gazzaz G, Aucejo F, Miller C, Fung J, Lo S, Machtay M, Sanabria JR. "Multicenter results of stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for non-resectable primary liver tumors." Acta oncologica. 2012 May; 51(5):575-83. Epub 2012 Jan 23.
2012 Apr
Janelsins MC, Mustian KM, Palesh OG, Mohile SG, Peppone LJ, Sprod LK, Heckler CE, Roscoe JA, Katz AW, Williams JP, Morrow GR. "Differential expression of cytokines in breast cancer patients receiving different chemotherapies: implications for cognitive impairment research." Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer. 2012 Apr; 20(4):831-9. Epub 2011 May 01.
2011 Feb 1
Fuller CD, Nijkamp J, Duppen JC, Rasch CR, Thomas CR, Wang SJ, Okunieff P, Jones WE, Baseman D, Patel S, Demandante CG, Harris AM, Smith BD, Katz AW, McGann C, Harper JL, Chang DT, Smalley S, Marshall DT, Goodman KA, Papanikolaou N, Kachnic LA, . "Prospective randomized double-blind pilot study of site-specific consensus atlas implementation for rectal cancer target volume delineation in the cooperative group setting." International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics. 2011 Feb 1; 79(2):481-9. Epub 2010 Apr 18.
2010 Apr
Milano MT, Katz AW, Okunieff P. "Patterns of recurrence after curative-intent radiation for oligometastases confined to one organ." American journal of clinical oncology. 2010 Apr; 33(2):157-63.
2009 Sep 1
Chawla S, Chen Y, Katz AW, Muhs AG, Philip A, Okunieff P, Milano MT. "Stereotactic body radiotherapy for treatment of adrenal metastases." International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics. 2009 Sep 1; 75(1):71-5. Epub 2009 Feb 26.
2009 Jun
Milano MT, Chen Y, Katz AW, Philip A, Schell MC, Okunieff P. "Central thoracic lesions treated with hypofractionated stereotactic body radiotherapy." Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. 2009 Jun; 91(3):301-6. Epub 2009 Mar 28.
2008 Dec 1
Milano MT, Katz AW, Schell MC, Philip A, Okunieff P. "Descriptive analysis of oligometastatic lesions treated with curative-intent stereotactic body radiotherapy." International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics. 2008 Dec 1; 72(5):1516-22. Epub 2008 May 19.
2008 Feb 1
Milano MT, Katz AW, Muhs AG, Philip A, Buchholz DJ, Schell MC, Okunieff P. "A prospective pilot study of curative-intent stereotactic body radiation therapy in patients with 5 or fewer oligometastatic lesions." Cancer. 2008 Feb 1; 112(3):650-8.
2007 Mar 1
Katz AW, Carey-Sampson M, Muhs AG, Milano MT, Schell MC, Okunieff P. "Hypofractionated stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for limited hepatic metastases." International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics. 2007 Mar 1; 67(3):793-8. Epub 2006 Dec 29.
2006 Apr
Rubin P, Brasacchio R, Katz A. "Solitary metastases: illusion versus reality." Seminars in radiation oncology. 2006 Apr; 16(2):120-30.
Sampson, M.C.; Katz, A.; Constine, L.S. "Stereotactic body radiation therapy for extracranial oligometastases: Does the sword have a double edge?". Semin Radiat Oncol. 2006; 16(67-76). Link
Okunieff P, Petersen AL, Philip A, Milano MT, Katz AW, Boros L, Schell MC. "Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) for lung metastases." Acta oncologica. 2006 45(7):808-17.
2003 Oct
Brenner B, Kramer MR, Katz A, Feinmesser R, Weissmann-Brenner A, Sulkes A, Fenig E, Brenner-Weissman A. "High dose rate brachytherapy for nonmalignant airway obstruction: new treatment option." Chest. 2003 Oct; 124(4):1605-10.
2001 May
Kramer MR, Katz A, Yarmolovsky A, Schifter D, Fenig E. "Successful use of high dose rate brachytherapy for non-malignant bronchial obstruction." Thorax. 2001 May; 56(5):415-6.
2001 Apr 1
Brenner B, Sulkes A, Rakowsky E, Feinmesser M, Yukelson A, Bar-Haim E, Katz A, Idelevich E, Neuman A, Barhana M, Fenig E. "Second neoplasms in patients with Merkel cell carcinoma." Cancer. 2001 Apr 1; 91(7):1358-62.
Fenig E, Brenner B, Katz A, Sulkes J, Lapidot M, Schachter J, Malik H, Sulkes A, Gutman H. "Topical Biafine and Lipiderm for the prevention of radiation dermatitis: a randomized prospective trial." Oncology reports. 2001 8(2):305-9.
Katz A, Njuguna E, Rakowsky E, Sulkes A, Sulkes J, Fenig E. "Early development of vaginal shortening during radiation therapy for endometrial or cervical cancer." International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society. 2001 11(3):234-5.
2000 Jun
Figer A, Brenner B, Katz A, Njuguna E, Sulkes A. "Umbilical metastases of gallbladder carcinoma unrelated to a laparoscopic procedure." Digestive diseases and sciences. 2000 Jun; 45(6):1058-60.
2000 May 15
Katz A, Brenner B, Sulkes A, Luria H, Marshak G, Fenig E. "[Breast cancer after mantle field irradiation for Hodgkin's disease]." Harefuah. 2000 May 15; 138(10):823-5, 911.
2000 Mar 15
Yarmolovsky A, Katz A, Fenig E, Fink G, Bendayan D, Sulkes A, Kramer MR. "[High dose endobronchial brachytherapy for malignant airway obstruction: first study of 30 patients]." Harefuah. 2000 Mar 15; 138(6):429-31, 520.
2000 Feb
Fenig E, Brenner B, Njuguna E, Katz A, Schachter J, Sulkes A. "Oral etoposide for Merkel cell carcinoma in patients previously treated with intravenous etoposide." American journal of clinical oncology. 2000 Feb; 23(1):65-7.
1999 Nov 1
Tichler T, Ghodsizade E, Katz A, Rath P, Berger R, Brenner H. "[Dose-intensive chemotherapy with continuous infusion 5-fluorouracil]." Harefuah. 1999 Nov 1; 137(9):387-90, 430.
1999 Jun
Brenner B, Rakowsky E, Katz A, Gutman H, Sulkes A, Schacter J, Fenig E. "Tailoring treatment for classical Kaposi's sarcoma: comprehensive clinical guidelines." International journal of oncology. 1999 Jun; 14(6):1097-102.
1999 Apr
Fenig E, Eidelevich E, Njuguna E, Katz A, Gutman H, Sulkes A, Schechter J. "Role of radiation therapy in the management of cutaneous malignant melanoma." American journal of clinical oncology. 1999 Apr; 22(2):184-6.
1998 Oct
Fenig E, Brenner B, Rakowsky E, Lapidoth M, Katz A, Sulkes A. "Classic Kaposi sarcoma: experience at Rabin Medical Center in Israel." American journal of clinical oncology. 1998 Oct; 21(5):498-500.
1997 Sep 1
Fenig E, Brenner B, Katz A, Rakovsky E, Hana MB, Sulkes A. "The role of radiation therapy and chemotherapy in the treatment of Merkel cell carcinoma." Cancer. 1997 Sep 1; 80(5):881-5.
1996 Dec
Brenner B, Katz A, Rakowski E, Feinmesser M, Bar Hanna M, Sulkes A, Fenig E. "Merkel cell carcinoma in Israel." Israel journal of medical sciences. 1996 Dec; 32(12):1235-8.


Ginsberg JP; Katz AW. "The Testes". ALERT: Adverse Late Effects of Cancer Treatment. Rubin P, Constine LS, Marks LB. New York: Springer, 2013. 533-550
Stinauer M; Lanciano R; Schefter TE; Kavanagh B; Carlson JA; Katz AW. "Liver metastasis". Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy. Lo SS; Teh BS; Lu JJ; Schefter TE. Heidelberg: Springer, 2012. 305-320
Katz AW; Cheruvu P; Schell MC; Phillip A; Milano MT. "KV planar image-guided SBRT using the Novalis system in an ovarian cancer patient with liver metastases". Image Guided Radiation Therapy: A Clinical Perspective. Mundt AJ; Roeske JC. Shelton, CT: People's Medical Publishing House-USA, 2011. 556-558