Dr. Ralph G. Zinner MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Ralph Zinner is a medical oncologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. He is one of 129 doctors at University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Ranked #1 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1996

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1996 - 1998

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

TX State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Barriers to Study Enrollment in Patients With Advanced Cancer Referred to a Phase I Clinical Trials Unit.
Fu, S.,McQuinn, L.,Naing, A.,Wheler, J. J.,Janku, F.,Falchook, G. S.,Piha-Paul, S. A.,Tu, D.,Howard, A.,Tsimberidou, A.,Zinner, R.,Hong, D. S.,Kurzrock, R.

Phase I clinical trial of lenalidomide in combination with temsirolimus in patients with advanced cancer.
Ganesan, P.,Piha-Paul, S.,Naing, A.,Falchook, G.,Wheler, J.,Janku, F.,Zinner, R.,Laday, S.,Kies, M.,Tsimberidou, A. M.

Combining Erlotinib and Cetuximab is Associated with Activity in Patients with Non Small Cell Lung Cancer (including Squamous Cell Carcinomas) and Wild-Type EGFR or Resistant Mutations.
Wheler, J. J.,Tsimberidou, A. M.,Falchook, G. S.,Zinner, R. G.,Hong, D. S.,Fok, J. Y.,Fu, S.,Piha-Paul, S. A.,Naing, A.,Kurzrock, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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