Dr. Thomas J. FitzGerald
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Thomas J. FitzGerald

Thomas J. FitzGerald
MD
Radiation Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Interested in

Prostate, Breast, Lung, Colorectal, Head and Neck Malignancies

Overview

Centers

Southbridge (Radiation oncology)
Southbridge (Radiation oncology)
42.0793783,-72.0421492
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Specializes in

Anal/rectum cancer
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Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Anal rectum cancer
Bile duct cancer
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Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Bile duct cancer
Bladder cancer
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Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Bladder cancer
Brain cancer
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Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Brain and spine cancer
Breast cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Breast cancer
Cervical cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Cervical cancer
Colorectal cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Colorectal cancer
Esophageal cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Esophageal cancer
Fallopian tube cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Fallopian tube cancer
Gallbladder cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Gallbladder cancer
Gastrointestinal cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Gastrointestinal cancer
Genitourinary cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Genitourinary cancer
Gynaecological cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Gynaecological cancer
Head and neck cancer
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Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Head and neck cancer
Hodgkins lymphoma
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Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Hodgkins lymphoma
Kidney cancer
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Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Kidney cancer
Large bowel cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Large bowel cancer
Laryngeal cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Laryngeal cancer
Liver cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Liver cancer
Lung cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Lung cancer
Melanoma skin cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Melanoma skin cancer
Mouth cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Mouth cancer
Multiple Myeloma
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Condition/Cancer/Multiple myeloma
Nasal cavity cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Nasal cavity cancer
Nasopharyngeal cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Nasopharyngeal cancer
Non-malignant melanoma
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Condition/Cancer/Non-malignant melanoma
Non-hodgkin's lymphoma
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Condition/Cancer/Non-hodgkin's lymphoma
Ovarian cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Ovarian cancer
Pancreatic cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Pancreatic cancer
Parathyroid disease
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Condition/Cancer/Parathyroid disease
Penile cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Penile cancer
Prostate cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Prostate cancer
Salivary gland cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Salivary gland cancer
Skin cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Skin cancer
Small bowel cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Small bowel cancer
Stomach cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Stomach cancer
Testicular cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Testicular cancer
Thymus gland cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Thymus gland cancer
Thyroid cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Thyroid cancer
Ureter cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Ureter cancer
Urethral cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Urethral cancer
Uterus cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Uterus cancer
Vaginal cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Vaginal cancer
Vulval cancer
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Condition/Cancer/Vulval cancer

Treatments

3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
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External beam radiation therapy (EBRT)
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High-dose rate brachytherapy
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Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/High-dose rate brachytherapy
Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
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Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
Intensity modulated radiation therapy
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Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Intensity modulated radiation therapy
Radiation therapy
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Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Radiation therapy
Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)
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Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)
As the Principal Investigator of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) funded Quality Assurance Review Center, Dr. Thomas J. FitzGerald is responsible for quality of NCI cooperative group clinical trials and both national and international industry partners.
Careerpositions

Career positions

Past position(s)

  • University of Massachusetts Memorial Healthcare Systems - Director, Radiation Oncology, Worcester, MA
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School - Professor and Chair Department of Radiation Oncology, Worcester, MA
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School - Director, Quality Assurance Review Center, Department of Radiation Oncology, Worcester, MA

Education

Universities

  • University of San Francisco, Bachelor's of Science in Biology, San Francisco, CA
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, Doctor of Medicine, Worcester, MA

Internships

  • George Washington Hospital, Internal Medicine, Washington DC

Residencies

  • Harvard Medical School, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Radiation Oncology, Boston, MA

Professional association

Accomplishments

Awards

  • Peer Recognition Award for Outstanding Clinical Service at University of Massachusetts Medical Center
  • Molseed Graduation Award
  • Cum laude at University of Missouri
  • George Washington University Hospital Outstanding Intern
  • ASTRO Annual Essay Award

Publications

  • Practice patterns and recommendations for pediatric image-guided radiotherapy: A Children's Oncology Group report
  • MD 1924 to 2020
  • Treatment Toxicity: Radiation.
  • Cardiac-Sparing Whole Lung IMRT in Patients With Pediatric Tumors and Lung Metastasis: Final Report of a Prospective Multicenter Clinical Trial.
  • An in-silico quality assurance study of contouring target volumes in thoracic tumors within a cooperative group setting