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Edward Melian
M.D.
  • Associate Professor
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Neurological Surgery
Specialties
Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy, Brain Tumors, Spinal Tumors, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Radiosurgery, Pediatric Cancer, HDR/LDR Brachytherapy, Sarcomas
Board Certifications
  • Radiation Oncology - General Cert: AM Board of Radiology
Research Keywords
  • Cancer/Carcinogenesis
  • Neurosurgery
  • Radiotherapy
Publications

Radiation therapy in neurologic diseaseMelian,E.Handbook of clinical neurology 2014 ;121( ):1181-1198

Unusual clinical presentation of cutaneous angiosarcoma masquerading as eczema: a case report and review of the literatureTrinh,N. Q.; Rashed,I.; Hutchens,K. A.; Go,A.; Melian,E.; Tung,R.Case reports in dermatological medicine 2013 ;2013( ):906426

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

Temporal bone osteoradionecrosis after surgery and radiotherapy for malignant parotid tumors.Leonetti,J. P.; Marzo,S. J.; Zender,C. A.; Porter,R. G.; Melian,E.Otology & Neurotology 2010 ;31(4):656-659

Management of diffuse low-grade cerebral gliomas.Prabhu,V.; Khaldi,A.; Barton,K.; Melian,E.; Schneck,M. J.; Primeau,M.; Lee,J. M.Neurology Clinics 2010 ;28(4):1037-1059

Management of scalp toxic epidermal necrolysis and cranial osteomyelitis with serratus anterior myocutaneous pedicle flap: a case report.Levitt,M. R.; Benedict,W. J.; Barton,K.; Melian,E.; Gamelli,R. L.; Vandevender,D.; Rosseau,G.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of Burn Care & Research 2007 ;28(3):524-529

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

Primary radiotherapy for optic nerve sheath meningiomaMelian,E.; Jay,W. M.Seminars in ophthalmology 2004 ;19(3-4):130-140

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

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

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

Education
Medical School
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Residency
  • Loyola University Medical Center, Radiology: Radiation Oncology
  • Akron City Hospital, Internal Medicine: Preliminary
Fellowship
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Radiology: Radiation Oncology
Languages
  • Spanish