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Sangeeta K. Tyerech, MD

Dr. Sangeeta Tyerech

Clinical Locations

Primary Location

UHS Prostate Cancer Center
400 Davis Drive
Suite 200
Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462
610-825-2151

Secondary Location

Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111

About

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

Specialties

Treatment Focus

Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT); Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT); clinical trials

Treatment Philosophy

Having cancer can be overwhelming, both physically and emotionally. I am proud to be part of a multidisciplinary team that provides evidence-based, patient-centered care. I try to individualize care to maximize treatment outcomes while optimizing the quality of life for each of my patients.

Education and Training

Educational Background

  • Residency, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, Bronx, NY, 1993-96. Chief Resident, 1996-97
  • Internship, St. Barnabas Medical Center, UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School, Livingston, NJ, 1992-93
  • MD, UMDNJ–Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ, 1992

Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology, Radiation Oncology

Memberships

  • American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology

Honors & Awards

  • ASCO Merit Award
Publications

Selected Publications

Yaparpalvi R, Fontenla, D.P, Tyerech S, Boselli L, Beiter J:Parotid Gland Tumors:  A Comparison of Postoperative Radiotherapy Techniques using Three Dimensional (3D) Dose Distributions and Dose-Volume Histograms.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology, Physics 40:1, 43-49.  1998. PubMed

Segall, J, Tyerech S, S. Boselli L, Masseling S, Chan A, Jones J, and Condeelis J: EGF Stimulates Lamellipod Extension in Metastatic Mammary Adenocarcinoma Cells by an Actin Dependent Mechanism.  Clinical and Experimental Metastasis 14:1, 61-72, 1996. PubMed

Tyerech S, Boselli L, Miroff W, Chan A, Condeelis J, Jones J, Segall J: EGF Stimulation of Rat Mammary Adenocarcinoma Cells Induces Lamellipod Extension and Chemotaxis.  American Society of Clinical Oncology Program/Proceedings, 14: 521, 1995. PubMed

Boselli L. Tyerech S, Miroff W, Chan A, Condeelis J, Segall J, Jones J:EGF Simulation of Rat Mammary Adenocarcinoma Cells Causes Changes in the Organization of the Actin Cytoskeleton.  American Society of Clinical Oncology/Program/Proceedings, 14520, 1995.         

Additional Publications

Dr. Tyerech on PubMed

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