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Dheerendra Prasad, MD

Dheerendra Prasad, MD, MCh (Neuro), FACRO

Radiation Oncology Buffalo, NY

Professor of Neurosurgery & Radiation Oncology, SUNY Buffalo

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  • Elm And Carlton St
    Buffalo, NY 14263
    Phone: (716) 845-2300
    Fax: (716) 845-7616

Dr. Prasad's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Radiation Oncology: Central Nervous System Cancer, Pediatric, Benign Diseases
  • Clinical Interests: Radiosurgery; Neurosurgery; Radiation Oncology

Dr. Prasad's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Medical DirectorRoswell Park Cancer Institute
    Buffalo, NY
    Director, CNS Radiation Medicine (2005-present); Director, Pediatric Radiation Medicine (2005-present); Director Gamma Knife Center (2005-present)
  • ProfessorUniversity at Buffalo
    Buffalo, NY
    Associate Professor, Radiation Medicine and Neurosurgery (2005-2012)
  • Attending PhysicianUVA Hospital
    Charlottesville, VA
  • Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Virginia
    Charlottesville, VA
    Lars Leksell Fellow in Radiosurgery (1993-1999); Clinical Instructor, Neurosurgery (1994-1996); Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery (1996-2001); Medical Director Gamma Knife Center UVA (1999-2001)

Dr. Prasad's Education & Medical Training

  • University of VirginiaUniversity of VirginiaChief Residency, Radiation Oncology
  • University of VirginiaUniversity of VirginiaResidency, Radiation Oncology
  • University of VirginiaUniversity of VirginiaFellowship, Neurosurgery/Radiosurgery
  • All India Institute of Medical SciencesAll India Institute of Medical SciencesOther Training, Chief Resident, Neurosurgery
  • All India Institute of Medical SciencesAll India Institute of Medical SciencesOther Training, Residency, Neurosurgery
  • All India Institute of Medical SciencesAll India Institute of Medical SciencesMedical School
  • All India Institute of Medical SciencesAll India Institute of Medical SciencesOther Training, Internship

Dr. Prasad's Certifications & Licensure

  • AR State Medical LicenseAR State Medical License2005 - 2014
  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License2005 - 2014
  • American Board of RadiologyAmerican Board of RadiologyRadiation Oncology, 2008
  • International CertificationInternational CertificationNeurosurgery, 1992, Current

Dr. Prasad's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • 2011,2012,2013Top Doctors of America2011,2012,2013, 2011
  • 2009, 2010,2011,2012,2013Best Doctors of America2009, 2010,2011,2012,2013, 2011
  • All India Merit List of the Central Board of Secondary Education1981
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Dr. Prasad's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Target and peripheral dose during patient repositioning with the Gamma Knife APS device.T. Tran, T. Stanley, H. Malhotra, S. deBoer, D. Prasad, and M. Podgorsak, Med. Phys
  • Measuring extracranial dose with the Leksell Gamma Knife model 4C using GafChromic EBT film.T. Tran, C. Arndt, J. Steinman, D. Prasad, and M. Podgorsak, Med. Phys
  • Gamma knife Radiosurgery in metastatic cerebral lesions from Breast Cancer.Prasad D, Goyal S, Harrell F, Rich Tyvin and Steiner L, Journal of Neurosurgery
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Operative Neurosurgical Techniques.Chapter: The technique of Gamma surgery
    Steiner, L, Prasad, D, Payne, BR, Lindquist, C and Steiner, M
    Editors: William Sweet.W.B. Saunders, New York
    Edition 5th,
  • Operative Neurosurgical Techniques.Chapter: The technique of Gamma surgeryPage 657 - 669
    Steiner, L, Prasad, D, Payne, BR, Lindquist, C and Steiner, M
    Editors: William Sweet.W.B. Saunders, New York
    Edition 4th,
  • Textbook of Stereotactic and functional Neurosurgery.Chapter: Gamma Knife surgery in cerebral vascular malformations and tumorsPage 763 - 804
    Steiner, L., Prasad, D., Lindquist, C., and Steiner, M
    Editors: Philiip Gildenberg.McGraw Hill, New York
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Abstracts/Posters

  • A composite 3D spin-echo, Gradient-echo data set for MR based radiosurgical planning.Bertolina JA, Prasad D, Snell J, Goble J, Spraggins TA, Cail WS, Steiner L, Kassell NF, VI International Meeting of the Leksell Gamma Knife Society, Kyoto, Japan
  • Gamma Knife treatment and follow up of 38 patients with pituitary tumor.Sutter B, Steiner L, Prasad D and Steiner M, the VI International Meeting of the Leksell Gamma Knife Society, Kyoto, Japan
  • Gamma Knife surgery for craniopharyngiomas.Prasad D, Steiner, L and Steiner M, the VI International Meeting of the Leksell Gamma Knife Society, Kyoto, Japan
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Lectures

  • 2nd Annual Midwest Melanoma Partnership MeetingCvent Online Event Registration Software, Amherst, New York - 4/12/2013
  • Multimodality treatment of AVMs, Vascular Symposium.St. Bartholomew Hospital, London, UK
  • Multimodality treatment of AVMs.Vascular Symposium at St. Bartholomew Hospital, London, UK
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