Editor-in-Chief

Min Rex Cheung, MD, PhD

Flushing Radiation Oncology Services, USA

Department of Radiation Oncology

Biography

Dr. Rex Cheung, MD, PhD, is a board certified radiation oncologist specializing in the treatment of a variety of adult cancers with radiation therapy. He obtained his M.D. and Ph.D. from Columbia University School of Medicine in New York City. He finished his radiation oncology residency at Hospital of University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia. Dr. Cheung is a published expert on public health and epidemiology of metabolic and endocrine diseases, especially as related to oncology. Dr. Cheung has expertise and published a number of papers on advanced radiation oncology treatment techniques (SBRT, SRS, Cyberknife), combined modality treatment, radiation related normal tissue toxicities and prostate cancer. He is also interested in the effect of vaccines and vaccination on cancer prevention and treatment, as well as the effects of socioeconomic conditions and nutrition for cancer patient health and outcome. He has given talks in national meetings on his work. He is on several Editorial Boards related to cancer and cancer treatment. He is a member of radiation oncology society ASTRO. Dr. Cheung enjoys arts and music. He has published his art work on the cover of radiation oncology specialty journal International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics. He believes arts, music and writing should be a part of healing culture, and be a part of a deeper communication with patients.

Research Interest

Advanced radiation oncology treatment techniques (SBRT, SRS, Cyberknife), combined modality treatment, radiation related normal tissue toxicities and prostate cancer.