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Bahman Emami
M.D., FACR, FASTRO
  • Professor
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Otolaryngology
Specialties
Lung Cancer, Throat Cancer, Sinus Cancer, Larynx Cancer, Oral Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer
Board Certifications
  • Therapeutic Radiology: AM Board of Radiology
Publications

Prospective Evaluation of Dual-Energy Imaging in Patients Undergoing Image Guided Radiation Therapy for Lung Cancer: Initial Clinical ResultsSherertz,T.; Hoggarth,M.; Luce,J.; Block,A. M.; Nagda,S.; Harkenrider,M. M.; Emami,B.; Roeske,J. C.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2014 ; ( ):

A system for continual quality improvement of normal tissue delineation for radiation therapy treatment planningBreunig,J.; Hernandez,S.; Lin,J.; Alsager,S.; Dumstorf,C.; Price,J.; Steber,J.; Garza,R.; Nagda,S.; Melian,E.; Emami,B.; Roeske,J. C.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2012 ;83(5):e703-8

Jugular foramen syndrome as initial presentation of metastatic lung cancerHayward,D.; Morgan,C.; Emami,B.; Biller,J.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of neurological surgery reports 2012 ;73(1):14-18

Comparison of standardized uptake value-based positron emission tomography and computed tomography target volumes in esophageal cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy.Vali,F. S.; Nagda,S.; Hall,W.; Sinacore,J.; Gao,M.; Lee,S. H.; Hong,R.; Shoup,M.; Emami,B.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2010 ;78(4):1057-1063

Clinicopathological review: esthesioneuroblastomaBragg,T. M.; Scianna,J.; Kassam,A.; Emami,B.; Brown,H. G.; Hacein-Bey,L.; Clark,J. I.; Muzaffar,K.; Boulis,N.; Prabhu,V. C.Neurosurgery 2009 ;64(4):764-770

Functional and oncologic results following transoral laser microsurgical excision of base of tongue carcinoma.Camp,A. A.; Fundakowski,C.; Petruzzelli,G. J.; Emami,B.Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery 2009 ;141(1):66-69

Phase I adjuvant radiation with docetaxel in high-risk head and neck cancer.Clark,J. I.; Eisner,R. M.; Hofmeister,C.; Norton,J.; Thomas,S.; Choudhury,A.; Petruzzelli,G.; Lathers,D.; Young,M. R.; Lau,A.; Emami,B.American Journal of Clinical Oncology 2009 ;32(4):396-400

American Society of Clinical Oncology 2008 clinical practice guideline update: use of chemotherapy and radiation therapy protectants.Hensley,M. L.; Hagerty,K. L.; Kewalramani,T.; Green,D. M.; Meropol,N. J.; Wasserman,T. H.; Cohen,G. I.; Emami,B.; Gradishar,W. J.; Mitchell,R. B.; Thigpen,J. T.; Trotti,A.,3rd; von Hoff,D.; Schuchter,L. M.Journal of Clinical Oncology 2009 ;27(1):127-145

Increasing tumor volume is predictive of poor overall and progression-free survival: secondary analysis of the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group 93-11 phase I-II radiation dose-escalation study in patients with inoperable non-small-cell lung cancerWerner-Wasik,M.; Swann,R. S.; Bradley,J.; Graham,M.; Emami,B.; Purdy,J.; Sause,W.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2008 ;70(2):385-390

Effect of tumor bulk on local control and survival of patients with T1 glottic cancer: a 30-year experience.Reddy,S. P.; Hong,R. L.; Nagda,S.; Emami,B.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2007 ;69(5):1389-1394

Correlation of PET standard uptake value and CT window-level thresholds for target delineation in CT-based radiation treatment planning.Hong,R.; Halama,J.; Bova,D.; Sethi,A.; Emami,B.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2007 ;67(3):720-726

Impact of tumor volume-directed involved field radiation therapy integrated in the management of recurrent ovarian cancer.Albuquerque,K. V.; Singla,R.; Potkul,R. K.; Smith,D. M.; Creech,S.; Lo,S.; Emami,B.Gynecologic oncology 2005 ;96(3):701-704

Unusual thoracic problems in patients with malignancies: case 1. Neuroblastoma presenting with intracardiac tumor thrombus.Nagda,S. N.; Lo,S. S.; Melian,E.; Manera,R.; Emami,B.Journal of Clinical Oncology 2005 ;23(12):2856-2857

Evidence-based review of three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer: an ASTRO outcomes initiativeMorris,D. E.; Emami,B.; Mauch,P. M.; Konski,A. A.; Tao,M. L.; Ng,A. K.; Klein,E. A.; Mohideen,N.; Hurwitz,M. D.; Fraas,B. A.; Roach,M.,3rd; Gore,E. M.; Tepper,J. E.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2005 ;62(1):3-19

Toxicity and outcome results of RTOG 9311: a phase I-II dose-escalation study using three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy in patients with inoperable non-small-cell lung carcinomaBradley,J.; Graham,M. V.; Winter,K.; Purdy,J. A.; Komaki,R.; Roa,W. H.; Ryu,J. K.; Bosch,W.; Emami,B.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2005 ;61(2):318-328

The impact of regional nodal radiotherapy (dose/volume) on regional progression and survival in unresectable non-small cell lung cancer: an analysis of RTOG data.Emami,B.; Mirkovic,N.; Scott,C.; Byhardt,R.; Graham,M. V.; James Andras,E.; John,M.; Herskovic,A.; Urtasun,R.; Asbell,S. O.; Perez,C. A.; Cox,J.Lung Cancer 2003 ;41(2):207-214

Influence of MRI on target volume delineation and IMRT planning in nasopharyngeal carcinoma.Emami,B.; Sethi,A.; Petruzzelli,G. J.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2003 ;57(2):481-488

Posterior marginal mandibulectomy in the management of cancer of the oral cavity and oropharynx.Petruzzelli,G. J.; Knight,F. K.; Vandevender,D.; Clark,J. I.; Emami,B.Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery 2003 ;129(6):713-719

Automatic feathering of split fields for step-and-shoot intensity modulated radiation therapy.Dogan,N.; Leybovich,L. B.; Sethi,A.; Emami,B.Physics in Medicine & Biology 2003 ;48(9):1133-1140

Assessment of different IMRT boost delivery methods on target coverage and normal-tissue sparing.Dogan,N.; King,S.; Emami,B.; Mohideen,N.; Mirkovic,N.; Leybovich,L. B.; Sethi,A.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2003 ;57(5):1480-1491

Risk of second primary cancer in the contralateral breast in women treated for early-stage breast cancer: a population-based studyGao,X.; Fisher,S. G.; Emami,B.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2003 ;56(4):1038-1045

Second primary cancers in patients with laryngeal cancer: a population-based studyGao,X.; Fisher,S. G.; Mohideen,N.; Emami,B.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2003 ;56(2):427-435

Improvement of treatment plans developed with intensity-modulated radiation therapy for concave-shaped head and neck tumorsDogan,N.; Leybovich,L. B.; King,S.; Sethi,A.; Emami,B.Radiology 2002 ;223(1):57-64

Improvement of dose distributions in abutment regions of intensity modulated radiation therapy and electron fieldsDogan,N.; Leybovich,L. B.; Sethi,A.; Emami,B.Medical physics 2002 ;29(1):38-44

An immobilization and localization technique for SRT and IMRT of intracranial tumorsLeybovich,L. B.; Sethi,A.; Dogan,N.; Melian,E.; Krasin,M.; Emami,B.Journal of applied clinical medical physics / American College of Medical Physics 2002 ;3(4):317-322

Management of malignant tumors of the anterior and anterolateral skull base.Origitano,T. C.; Petruzzelli,G. J.; Vandevender,D.; Emami,B.Neurosurgical Focus 2002 ;12(5):e7

Patterns of spread in recurrent head and neck squamous cell carcinomaVaidya,A. M.; Petruzzelli,G. J.; Clark,J.; Emami,B.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2001 ;125(4):393-396

Matching tomographic IMRT fields with static photon fieldsSethi,A.; Leybovich,L.; Dogan,N.; Emami,B.Medical physics 2001 ;28(12):2459-2465

Phase II evaluation of paclitaxel in combination with carboplatin in advanced head and neck carcinoma.Clark,J. I.; Hofmeister,C.; Choudhury,A.; Matz,G.; Collins,S.; Bastian,R.; Melian,E.; Emami,B.; Petruzzelli,G.Cancer 2001 ;92(9):2334-2340

Parotid-sparing irradiation for cancer of the oral cavity: maintenance of oral nutrition and body weight by preserving parotid functionReddy,S. P.; Leman,C. R.; Marks,J. E.; Emami,B.American Journal of Clinical Oncology 2001 ;24(4):341-346

Stomal recurrence in patients with T1 glottic cancer after salvage laryngectomy for radiotherapy failures: role of p53 overexpression and subglottic extensionReddy,S. P.; Narayana,A.; Melian,E.; Kathuria,S.; Leman,C.; Emami,B.American Journal of Clinical Oncology 2001 ;24(2):124-127

Nonsurgical treatment of advanced metastatic cervical disease in cancer of the larynxPetruzzelli,G. J.; Emami,B.ORL; journal for oto-rhino-laryngology and its related specialties 2000 ;62(4):226-233

Improvement of tomographic intensity modulated radiotherapy dose distributions using periodic shifting of arc abutment regionsLeybovich,L. B.; Dogan,N.; Sethi,A.; Krasin,M. J.; Emami,B.Medical physics 2000 ;27(7):1610-1616

New therapeutic strategies for the treatment and prevention of head and neck cancerLingen,M. W.; Emami,B.; Clark,J. I.Expert opinion on investigational drugs 2000 ;9(12):2855-2872

Evaluation of a standard breast tangent technique: a dose-volume analysis of tangential irradiation using three-dimensional toolsKrasin,M.; McCall,A.; King,S.; Olson,M.; Emami,B.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2000 ;47(2):327-333

Final results of phase III trial in regionally advanced unresectable non-small cell lung cancer: Radiation Therapy Oncology Group, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, and Southwest Oncology GroupSause,W.; Kolesar,P.; Taylor,S. I. V.; Johnson,D.; Livingston,R.; Komaki,R.; Emami,B.; Curran,W.,Jr; Byhardt,R.; Dar,A. R.; Turrisi,A.,3rdChest 2000 ;117(2):358-364

A modified method of planning and delivery for dynamic multileaf collimator intensity-modulated radiation therapyDogan,N.; Leybovich,L. B.; Sethi,A.; Krasin,M.; Emami,B.International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2000 ;47(1):241-245

Education
Medical School
  • University of Tehran
Residency
  • St. Vincent's Medical Center, Pathology
  • New England Medical Center Hospital, Radiology: Radiation Oncology
Fellowship
  • New England Medical Center Hospital, Radiology: Radiation Oncology
Languages
  • Persian
  • Farsi
Interests
  • Woodworking