Bahman Emami, MD, FACR, FASTRO

Radiation Oncology

Otolaryngology
Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Persian, Farsi

Clinical Expertise

  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Larynx Cancer
  • Oral Cancer
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Lung Cancer

About Dr. Emami

Interests
Woodworking

Medical Education

Medical School
University of Tehran, Iran
Residency
St. Vincent's Medical Center - Pathology
New England Medical Center Hospital - Radiology: Radiation Oncology
Fellowship
New England Medical Center Hospital - Radiology: Radiation Oncology

Board Certification

Radiology
American Board of

Research

  • Decision Trees Predicting Tumor Shrinkage for Head and Neck Cancer: Implications for Adaptive Radiotherapy Surucu, M.; Shah, K. K.; Mescioglu, I.; Roeske, J. C.; Small, W., Jr; Choi, M.; Emami, B., Technology in Cancer Research & Treatment
  • Metal Artifact Reduction in Cone-Beam Computed Tomography for Head and Neck Radiotherapy Korpics, M.; Johnson, P.; Patel, R.; Surucu, M.; Choi, M.; Emami, B.; Roeske, J. C., Technology in Cancer Research & Treatment
  • Multidisciplinary treatment of olfactory neuroblastoma: Patterns of failure and management of recurrence Petruzzelli, G. J.; Howell, J. B.; Pederson, A.; Origitano, T. C.; Byrne, R. W.; Munoz, L.; Emami, B.; Clark, J. I., American Journal of Otolaryngology
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  • SU-E-T-756: Tissue Inhomogeneity Corrections in Intra-Operative Radiotherapy Sethi, A.; Chinsky, B.; Gros, S.; Diak, A.; Roeske, J.; Emami, B.; Small, W., Medical physics
  • Prospective evaluation of dual-energy imaging in patients undergoing image guided radiation therapy for lung cancer: initial clinical results Sherertz, 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
  • Randomized Trial of Hyperfractionation Versus Conventional Fractionation in T2 Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Vocal Cord (RTOG 9512) Trotti, A., 3rd; Zhang, Q.; Bentzen, S. M.; Emami, B.; Hammond, M. E.; Jones, C. U.; Morrison, W. H.; Sagar, S. M.; Ridge, J. A.; Fu, K. K.; Ang, K. K., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • A system for continual quality improvement of normal tissue delineation for radiation therapy treatment planning Breunig, 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
  • Jugular foramen syndrome as initial presentation of metastatic lung cancer Hayward, D.; Morgan, C.; Emami, B.; Biller, J.; Prabhu, V. C., Journal of neurological surgery reports
  • 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
  • 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
  • Clinicopathological review: esthesioneuroblastoma Bragg, 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 cancer Werner-Wasik, M.; Swann, R. S.; Bradley, J.; Graham, M.; Emami, B.; Purdy, J.; Sause, W., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • 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
  • 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
  • Evidence-based review of three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer: an ASTRO outcomes initiative Morris, 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
  • 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
  • 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 carcinoma Bradley, 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Risk of second primary cancer in the contralateral breast in women treated for early-stage breast cancer: a population-based study Gao, X.; Fisher, S. G.; Emami, B., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Second primary cancers in patients with laryngeal cancer: a population-based study Gao, X.; Fisher, S. G.; Mohideen, N.; Emami, B., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • 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
  • An immobilization and localization technique for SRT and IMRT of intracranial tumors Leybovich, L. B.; Sethi, A.; Dogan, N.; Melian, E.; Krasin, M.; Emami, B., Journal of applied clinical medical physics / American College of Medical Physics
  • Improvement of dose distributions in abutment regions of intensity modulated radiation therapy and electron fields Dogan, N.; Leybovich, L. B.; Sethi, A.; Emami, B., Medical physics
  • Improvement of treatment plans developed with intensity-modulated radiation therapy for concave-shaped head and neck tumors Dogan, N.; Leybovich, L. B.; King, S.; Sethi, A.; Emami, B., Radiology
  • Management of malignant tumors of the anterior and anterolateral skull base. Origitano, T. C.; Petruzzelli, G. J.; Vandevender, D.; Emami, B., Neurosurgical Focus
  • Matching tomographic IMRT fields with static photon fields Sethi, A.; Leybovich, L.; Dogan, N.; Emami, B., Medical physics
  • Parotid-sparing irradiation for cancer of the oral cavity: maintenance of oral nutrition and body weight by preserving parotid function Reddy, S. P.; Leman, C. R.; Marks, J. E.; Emami, B., American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Patterns of spread in recurrent head and neck squamous cell carcinoma Vaidya, 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
  • 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
  • Stomal recurrence in patients with T1 glottic cancer after salvage laryngectomy for radiotherapy failures: role of p53 overexpression and subglottic extension Reddy, S. P.; Narayana, A.; Melian, E.; Kathuria, S.; Leman, C.; Emami, B., American Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • A modified method of planning and delivery for dynamic multileaf collimator intensity-modulated radiation therapy Dogan, N.; Leybovich, L. B.; Sethi, A.; Krasin, M.; Emami, B., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • Evaluation of a standard breast tangent technique: a dose-volume analysis of tangential irradiation using three-dimensional tools Krasin, M.; McCall, A.; King, S.; Olson, M.; Emami, B., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • 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 Group, Sause, 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., 3rd, Chest
  • Improvement of tomographic intensity modulated radiotherapy dose distributions using periodic shifting of arc abutment regions Leybovich, L. B.; Dogan, N.; Sethi, A.; Krasin, M. J.; Emami, B., Medical physics
  • New therapeutic strategies for the treatment and prevention of head and neck cancer Lingen, M. W.; Emami, B.; Clark, J. I., Expert opinion on investigational drugs
  • Nonsurgical treatment of advanced metastatic cervical disease in cancer of the larynx Petruzzelli, G. J.; Emami, B., ORL; journal for oto-rhino-laryngology and its related specialties