Dr. Michelle Alonso-Basanta MD Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Michelle Alonso-Basanta is a radiation oncologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. She received her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. Dr. Alonso-Basanta accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 35 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 24 at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center who specialize in Radiation Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncologist: General Radiation Oncology

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2003–2004

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Radiation Oncology, 2004–2008

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 2003

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified in Radiation Oncology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Gamma Knife radiosurgery to four or more brain metastases in patients without prior intracranial radiation or surgery.
Ojerholm, E.,Lee, J. Y.,Kolker, J.,Lustig, R.,Dorsey, J. F.,Alonso-Basanta, M.

Detection of brain tumor cells in the peripheral blood by a telomerase promoter-based assay.
Macarthur, K. M.,Kao, G. D.,Chandrasekaran, S.,Alonso-Basanta, M.,Chapman, C.,Lustig, R. A.,Wileyto, E. P.,Hahn, S. M.,Dorsey, J. F.

A phase I study of nelfinavir concurrent with temozolomide and radiotherapy in patients with glioblastoma multiforme.
Alonso-Basanta, M.,Fang, P.,Maity, A.,Hahn, S. M.,Lustig, R. A.,Dorsey, J. F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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