Timothy D. Shafman
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Timothy D. Shafman

Timothy D. Shafman
Timothy D.
Shafman
MD
Radiation Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Lung cancer, Brain tumors, Breast cancer

Overview

Centers

Providence (Radiation oncology)
Providence (Radiation oncology)
41.8361444, -71.4343427
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Warwick (Radiation oncology)
Warwick (Radiation oncology)

450 Toll Gate Road
Warwick, Rhode Island 02886

41.7041808, -71.4777436
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Woonsocket (Radiation oncology)
Woonsocket (Radiation oncology)

115 Cass Avenue ,Suite 1
Woonsocket, Rhode Island 02895

42.0048858, -71.4954227
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Specializes in

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

Treatments

3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/3D Conformal Radiation Therapy
Brachytherapy High Dose Rate
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/High-dose rate brachytherapy
External Beam Radiation Therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/External beam radiation therapy (EBRT)
Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Intensity modulated radiation therapy
Radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Radiation therapy
Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology/Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)

Timothy D. Shafman, MD graduated with honors from Harvard Medical School and spent the first ten years of his career conducting research on cancer-related issues and caring for patients with brain tumors and lung cancer. Dr. Shafman joined the GenesisCare Oncology team in June of 2004 is the Medical Director of our Rhode Island and Massachusetts regional networks. He now serves as the US CMO of Radiation Oncology and Quality & Safety for GenesisCare. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles on a range of topics including lung cancer, brain tumors, breast cancer and the genetics of radiation sensitivity.

Career positions

  • US CMO, Radiation Oncology and Quality & Safety, GenesisCare US
  • Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School, Department of Radiation Oncology
  • Assistant Professor, Duke University Medical School, Department of Radiation Oncology
  • SVP, National Medical Director, 21st Century Oncology

Education

Universities

  • Brandeis University, Bachelor of Arts, Waltham, MA
  • Harvard Medical School Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Health Science & Technology, Medical Degree, Cum Laude, Boston, MA

Internships

  • Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Internal Medicine, Boston, MA

Residencies

  • Harvard Medical School Joint Center for Radiation Therapy, Radiation Oncology, Chief Resident, Boston, MA

Professional associations

Accomplishments

Publications

  • Stereotactic body radiotherapy with adjuvant systemic therapy for early-stage non-small cell lung carcinoma: A multi-institutional analysis.
  • Multi-institutional analysis of stereotactic body radiation therapy for operable early-stage non-small cell lung carcinoma.
  • Patient-reported quality of life after stereotactic body radiation therapy vs. moderate hypofractionation for clinically localized prostate
  • Patient-reported quality of life after stereotactic body radiation therapy vs. moderate hypofractionation for clinically localized prostate
  • A Biologically Effective Dose of ≥105 Gy Is Associated With Improved Overall Survival in Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients Treated With Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy

Presentations

Z091420165

Johnson SB, Soulos PR, Shafman TD, Mantz CA, Ross R, Finkelstein SE, Collins SP, Suy S, Brower JV, Ritter MA, King CR, Kupelian PA, Horwitz EM, Pollack A, Abramowitz MC, Hallman MA, Faria S, Gross CP, Yu JB, 2016, ASTRO

Z091420164

Stahl JM, Ross R, Harder EM, Mancini BR, Soulos PR, Finkelstein S, Shafman TD, Husain ZA, Evans SB, Yu JB, Gross CP, Decker RH, 2016, ASTRO

Z091420163

Hong J, Gross CP, Shafman T, Hu X, Yu J, Ross R, Finkelstein S, Park H, Soulos P, Evans S., 2016, ASTRO

Z091420162

Finkelstein SE, Forman J, Fernandez E, Chen C, Lieberfarb M, Salenius SA, Shafman T, and Mantz CA, 2016, ASTRO

Z080120161

Alfred Tinger MD, Elizabeth Chabner MD, Sharon Salenius MPH, Evelyn Staviski RTT, Neil Beitch RTT, CMD, Ulrich Hermanto, MD, John Del Rowe MD, Timothy Shafman MD, 2016, RSNA