Vladimir Avkshtol, MD $$

Radiation Oncologist

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
The University of Toledo (2014)
Henry Ford Hospital - Transitional Internship (2015), Transitional Year
Temple University Hospital (2019), Radiation Oncology

Departments and Programs

Radiation Oncology
  • Research Interests

    • Treatment toxicity
    • Radiation sensitivity
    • Personalized medicine
    • Radiomics
  • Publications

    • Surgical Resection of Brain Metastases and the Risk of Leptomeningeal Recurrence in Patients Treated With Stereotactic Radiosurgery. Johnson MD, Avkshtol V, Baschnagel AM, Meyer K, Ye H, Grills IS, Chen PY, Maitz A, Olson RE, Pieper DR, Krauss DJ, International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2016 Mar 94 3 537-43
    • What Are Medical Students in the United States Learning About Radiation Oncology? Results of a Multi-Institutional Survey. Zaorsky NG, Shaikh T, Handorf E, Eastwick G, Hesney A, Scher ED, Jones RT, Showalter TN, Avkshtol V, Rice SR, Horwitz EM, Meyer JE, International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 2016 Feb 94 2 235-42
    • A comparison of robotic arm versus gantry linear accelerator stereotactic body radiation therapy for prostate cancer. Avkshtol V, Dong Y, Hayes SB, Hallman MA, Price RA, Sobczak ML, Horwitz EM, Zaorsky NG, Research and reports in urology 2016 8 145-58
  • Professional Activities

    • American Brachytherapy Society (ABS)
    • American Medical Association (AMA)
    • American Radium Society (ARS)
    • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
    • American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
    • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
  • Awards and Honors

    • NCCN Fellows Recognition Program (2016)
    • Chief Resident, Department of Radiation Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center (2017-2018)
    • ASTRO’s Annual Meeting Travel Award (2018)
    • Best of ASTRO Abstract Selection (2018)
    • RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award (2018)
    • ASTRO’s Meet the Expert (2018)