Adam Dicker, MD

Adam Dicker, MD

Radiation Oncology Philadelphia, PA

Professor, Radiation Oncology, Jefferson Medical College

Office Address

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  • 111 S 11th St
    Bodine Center
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    Phone: (215) 955-6702
    Fax: (215) 955-5331

Dr. Dicker's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Radiation Oncology: General Radiation Oncology

Dr. Dicker's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Professor with TenureJefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
    Philadelphia, PA
    Associate Professor (2001 – 2006); Professor (2006 – present)
  • PhysicianThomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Phila, PA
  • PhysicianMethodist Hospital
    Phila, PA
  • PhysicianRiddle Memorial Hospital
    Media, PA
  • ProfessorThomas Jefferson University
    Philadelphia, PA
    Graduate Program in Molecular Pharmacology and Structural Biology
  • Full Member of the Graduate FacultyJefferson College of Graduate Studies
  • PhysicianFrankford Hospital
    Phila, PA
  • PhysicianSt. Agnes Hospital
    Phila, PA
  • Pediatric Radiation Oncology RotationSt. Jude's Children's Research Hospital
    Memphis, TN
  • PhysicianLower Bucks Hospital
    Bristol, PA

Dr. Dicker's Education & Medical Training

  • American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Fellowship, Radiation Oncology
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterResidency, Radiation Oncology
  • Lenox Hill HospitalLenox Hill HospitalInternship, General Surgery
  • Cornell Univ Med CollWeill Cornell Medical College of Cornell UniversityMedical School
  • Cornell University Graduate School of Medical SciencesCornell University Graduate School of Medical SciencesOther Training, PhD, Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Columbia CollegeColumbia CollegeOther Training, BA, Chemistry, Dean's List

Dr. Dicker's Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical LicenseNJ State Medical License2010 - 2015
  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1996 - 2014
  • American Board of RadiologyAmerican Board of RadiologyRadiation Oncology, 1997

Dr. Dicker's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011Philadelphia’s Top Docs (Radiation Oncology)2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • 2007Castle-Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer2007, 2009
  • The Harvey Society2008
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Dr. Dicker's Clinical Trials

Dr. Dicker's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Journal Articles

  • Dosimetric Analysis Of Urinary Morbidity Following Prostate Brachytherapy (I-125 Vs. Pd-103) Combined With External Beam Radiation Therapy.Christopher T. Chen, Frank M. Waterman, Richard K. Valicenti, Leonard G. Gomella, Stephen E. Strup and Adam P. Dicker, M.D., Ph.D, International Journal of Cancer
  • Assessing the value of an optional radiation oncology clinical rotation during the core clerkships in medical school.Zaorsky NG, Malatesta TM, Den RB, Wuthrick E, Ahn PH, Werner-Wasik M, Shi W, Dicker AP, Anne PR, Bar-Ad V, Showalter TN, International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics
  • Prognostic factors and outcomes after definitive treatment of female urethral cancer: A population-based analysis.Champ CE, Hegarty SE, Shen X, Mishra MV, Dicker AP, Trabulsi EJ, Lallas CD, Gomella LG, Hyslop T, Showalter TN, UROLOGY
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Evaluation of Novel Agents as Radiosensitizers from Laboratory to Clinic.Chapter: ASCO Educational Book
    Deborah Citrin, MD, Kevin Camphausen, MD, Walter Curran, Jr., MD, Adam P. Dicker, MD, Ph D
    Editors: .
  • Patterns of Care in Cancer Medicine.Chapter: Management of Prostate Cancer
    Adam P. Dicker, MD, PhD and Mark Soloway, MD Research to Practice, Miami, FL
    Editors: Neil Love.Research to Practice, Miami, FL
  • Resistance To Methotrexate: Experimental And Clinical.Chapter: Drug Resistance: Mechanisms And ReversalPage 33 - 46
    Joseph R. Bertino, Antonella Romanini, Adam P. Dicker, Matthias Volkenandt and James T. Lin
    Editors: Enrico Mihch.John Libbey CIC
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  • Real-time control strategy for collision avoidance and seed deposition in EUCLIDIAN brachytherapy robotic system.I. Buzurovic, V. Misic, T. Podder, Y. Hu, K. Yan, R. Valicenti, A. Dicker, Y. Yu., E. Messing, D. Rubens, J. Strang, The 22nd international congress and exhibition computer assisted radiology and surgery (CARS), Barcelona, Spain
  • Investigation of radioactive seed immobilization techniques for interstitial brachytherapy procedure: preliminary study.K. Yan, I. Buzurovic,T. Podder, Y. Hu, E. Messing, D. Rubens, A. Dicker, R. Valicenti, N. Sarkar, W. Ng, Y. Yu, The 22nd international congress and exhibition computer assisted radiology and surgery (CARS), Barcelona, Spain
  • The impact of percent positive prostate biopsy cores on biochemical outcome in patients with low-risk prostate cancer treated with brachytherapy or three dimensional conformal external beam radiotheraM. L. Pe, E. J. Trabulsi, C. Yingling, R. Kedika, A. P. Dicker, L. G. Gomella, R. K. Valicenti, Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, San Francisco, CA
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  • Radiobiology session.Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, IL
  • Moderator, Pediatrics and Radiation Oncology.Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, IL
  • Angiogenesis.Oncology Care: Professional issues and clinical answers. Jefferson Nursing. Philadelphia, PA
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Grant Support

  • Radiation Research And Therapeutics
    Radiation Research And TherapeuticsNational Cancer Institute
    2010 - 2010
  • Microenvironmental Control Of The Radiation Response
    Microenvironmental Control Of The Radiation ResponseNational Cancer Institute
    2004 - 2007

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California 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 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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