Dr. Alfred Tinger MD Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Alfred Tinger is a radiation oncologist in Yonkers, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lawrence Hospital Center and Northern Westchester Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Tinger accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Lawrence Hospital Center and one of 4 at Northern Westchester Hospital who specialize in Radiation Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncologist: General Radiation Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Radiation Oncology, 1993–1997

Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1992–1993

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified 17 years in Radiation Oncology

CT State Medical License
Active through 2013

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Effective palliative radiation therapy in advanced and recurrent ovarian carcinoma.
Tinger, A., Waldron, T., Peluso, N., Katin, M. J., Dosoretz, D. E., Blitzer, P. H., Rubenstein, J. H., Garton, G. R., Nakfoor, B. A., Patrice, S. J., Chuang, L., Orr, J. W.

A critical evaluation of the planning target volume for 3-D conformal radiotherapy of prostate cancer.
Tinger, A., Michalski, J. M., Cheng, A., Low, D. A., Zhu, R., Bosch, W. R., Purdy, J. A., Perez, C. A.

The incidence of breast cancer following mantle field radiation therapy as a function of dose and technique.
Tinger, A., Wasserman, T. H., Klein, E. E., Miller, E. A., Roberts, T., Piephoff, J. V., Kucik, N. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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