Margarita Racsa, MD, MPH, is a board certified radiation oncologist with a special interest in breast cancer and the treatment of advanced or metastatic disease. Dr. Racsa is a highly-respected presenter and lecturer, as well as a published author in the field of palliative health. She is a strong patient advocate, educator and researcher, and is dedicated to providing advanced radiation therapy to treat all types of cancers.
Dr. Racsa earned her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. She was named chief resident in radiation oncology at New York University Langone Medical Center, and completed two prestigious fellowships in palliative medicine from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA. Dr. Racsa also holds a master’s degree in Public Health with a concentration in Health Policy and Administration from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health in New York.
When she isn’t seeing patients, Dr. Racsa is an active member of several professional organizations, including American Society for Therapeutic Radiation and Oncology (ASTRO), American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM), American Medical Association (AMA) and Society of Supportive and Palliative Radiation Oncology (SPRO).
- Breast Cancer
- Central Nervous System Tumors
- Gastrointestinal Cancer
- Gynecologic Cancer
- Prostate Cancer
- Lung Cancer
- Skin Cancer
- Metastatic Cancer
- Radiation Therapy
- Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
- Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
- Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS)
- Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
- Peer-Attended Presentations
- Published Book Chapters