Dr. Adam P. Dicker MD Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Adam Dicker is a radiation oncologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Riddle Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Dicker accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Riddle Hospital and one of 12 at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital who specialize in Radiation Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncologist: General Radiation Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Riddle Hospital

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Ranked #17 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Class of 1992

Cornell University Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Other Training, Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 1991

Columbia College
Other Training, Chemistry, 1984

American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology
Fellowship, Radiation Oncology, 1995 - 1996

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Residency, Radiation Oncology, 1993 - 1995

Lenox Hill Hospital
Internship, General Surgery, 1992 - 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Philadelphia’s Top Docs (Radiation Oncology), 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011

Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer, 2007

The Harvey Society

Philly’s Prostate Cancer Awareness, Prostate Cancer Foundation- Philadelphia

Cancer Care Outstanding Service Award, 2001

Travel grant, American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology for attendance to the 11th European Cancer Conference/ 20th European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology Conference, Lisbon, Portugal

Certificate of Recognition, Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society

Certificate of Merit, 84th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Radiological Society of North America

American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Fellowship

Dean's Research Award, Cornell University Medical College

Vincent du Vigneaud Award of Excellence, Cornell Univ. Graduate School

Upjohn Travel Award, American Association for Cancer Research

Dean's Research Prize, Cornell University Medical College

Letter of Commendation, Cornell Univ. Graduate School of Medical Sciences

Finalist, Associated Medical Schools of New York Research Competition

William Morris Fellow , 1987

Excellence in Medical Student Research, American Medical Association

George I. Ellis Award in Pharmacology, National Student Research Forum

Best M.D.-Ph.D. Presentation, Eastern Student Research Forum

Louis and Rachel Rudin Foundation Fellow

Robert Wood Johnson Jr. Charitable Trust Fellow

Mayor's Volunteer Award

Semifinalist, Westinghouse Talent Search Award

First Prize, United States Navy Science Award

First Prize, Society of Nuclear Medicine Award

Publications & Presentations

A Novel Preclinical Strategy for Identifying Cardiotoxic Kinase Inhibitors and Mechanisms of Cardiotoxicity.
Cheng, H., Kari, G., Dicker, A.P., Rodeck, U., Koch, W.J., Force, T.

Can early implementation of salvage radiotherapy for prostate cancer improve the therapeutic ratio? A systematic review and regression meta-analysis with radiobiological modelling.
Ohri, N., Dicker, A.P., Trabulsi, E.J., Showalter, T.N.

mTOR is a selective effector of the radiation therapy response in androgen receptor positive prostate cancer.
Schiewer, M.J., Den, R., Hoang, D.T., Augello, M.A., Lawrence, Y.R., Dicker, A.P., Knudsen, K.E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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