Dr. Ross Abrams MD Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Ross Abrams is a radiation oncologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 41 years. Dr. Abrams accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Rush University Medical Center who specialize in Radiation Oncology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncologist: General Radiation Oncology

Clinical Interests: Clinical trials RTOG Pancreatic Cancer

Hospital Affiliation

Rush University Medical Center
Ranked #48 in Cancer

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1973–1974

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975–1976

Pennsylvania Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974–1975

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Radiation Oncology, 1985–1987

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 38 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 35 years in Medical Oncology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 32 years in Hematology

American Board of Radiology
Certified 27 years in Radiation Oncology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Supportive care considerations during concurrent chemoradiotherapy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: lessons learned from clinical experience.
Wang-Gillam, A.,Abrams, R. A.,Posner, M. C.,Pisters, P. W.,Picozzi, V. J.

Agreement Among RTOG Sarcoma Radiation Oncologists in Contouring Suspicious Peritumoral Edema for Preoperative Radiation Therapy of Soft Tissue Sarcoma of the Extremity.
Bahig, H.,Roberge, D.,Bosch, W.,Levin, W.,Petersen, I.,Haddock, M.,Freeman, C.,Delaney, T. F.,Abrams, R. A.,Indelicato, D. J.,Baldini, E. H.,Hitchcock, Y.,Kirsch, D. G.,Kozak, K. R.,Wolfson, A.,Wang, D.

Prognostic Significance of Carbohydrate Antigen 19-9 in Unresectable Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer Treated With Dose-Escalated Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy and Concurrent Full-Dose Gemcitabine: Analysis of a Prospective Phase 1/2 Dose Escala
Vainshtein, J. M.,Schipper, M.,Zalupski, M. M.,Lawrence, T. S.,Abrams, R.,Francis, I. R.,Khan, G.,Leslie, W.,Ben-Josef, E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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