Dr. Susan M. O'Brien MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Susan O'Brien is a medical oncologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. She received her medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 34 years. She 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

UMDNJ-University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980 - 1983

University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1985 - 1987

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Correlation between FDG/PET findings, histological features, clinical characteristics and survival in 332 patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Falchi, L.,Keating, M. J.,Marom, E. M.,Truong, M. T.,Schlette, E. J.,Sargent, R. L.,Trinh, L.,Wang, X.,Smith, S. C.,Jain, N.,Estrov, Z.,O'Brien, S.,Wierda, W. G.,Lerner, S.,Ferrajoli, A.

A Phase I Study of Fludarabine, Cytarabine, and Oxaliplatin Therapy in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia.
Tsimberidou, A. M.,Keating, M. J.,Jabbour, E. J.,Ravandi-Kashani, F.,O'Brien, S.,Estey, E.,Bekele, N.,Plunkett, W. K.,Kantarjian, H.,Borthakur, G.

Final report of phase II study of sorafenib, cytarabine and idarubicin for initial therapy in younger patients with acute myeloid leukemia.
Ravandi, F.,Arana Yi, C.,Cortes, J. E.,Levis, M.,Faderl, S.,Garcia-Manero, G.,Jabbour, E.,Konopleva, M.,O'Brien, S.,Estrov, Z.,Borthakur, G.,Thomas, D.,Pierce, S.,Brandt, M.,Pratz, K.,Luthra, R.,Andreeff, M.,Kantarjian, H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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