Jorge Gomez, MD

Jorge Gomez, MD

Assistant Professor
Director, Thoracic Service
Department of Radiation Medicine
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo
Areas of Expertise: 
Lung cancer
Special Interests: 
Definitive non-surgical options for medically inoperable patients with early stage lung cancer using image guided-stereotactic body radiation therapy.
Implementation of 4-D treatment planning and delivery (respiratory gating) techniques to minimize radiation toxicity and improve therapeutic ratio.
Ongoing research of chemical agents with potential normal tissue radiation protection activity (seleniomethionine) when used in conjunction with chemo/radiotherapy
Multidisciplinary management of lung cancer

Background

Education and Training: 
MD - Central University of Venezuela School of Medicine, Caracas, Venezuela
Residency: 
Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
Fellowship: 
Radiation Oncology, Lung and Lymphoma clinics Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY
Board Certification: 
Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, American Board of Radiology