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Arnold M. Markoe, M.D.

General Information

Arnold M. Markoe, M.D.

Languages

  • English

Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology/Therapeutic Radiology

CV

Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

Roles

  • Professor and Chairman Emeritus of the Department of Radiation Oncology

Clinical Interests

Dr. Markoe has established credentials as a clinician, educator, and academic.  His clinical Interests include: treatment of eye and orbital benign and malignant disease, head and neck cancer, neurologic cancer, lymphoid diseases, high dose rate brachytherapy, intensity modulated radiation, and re-treatment of prior treated areas.

Research Interests

Dr. Markoe's research interests include eye tumors and general radiation oncology.

Awards

Who’s Who in South and Southwest
Jane Stuart Prize and UpJohn Research Awards
Best Doctors in America: Southwest Region
Who's Who in Science and Engineering
Lindbach Award
Recipient – Travel Award, Radiation Research Society

Education

1977-1981 Intenship & Residency
Hahnemann Hospital
1973-1977 Medical Degree
Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital
1972 Graduate School
University of Pittsburgh

Publications

  • For more information about Dr. Markoe please see CV

Biography

Arnold M. Markoe, M.D. is the chairman emeritus and professor of radiation oncology. He was also trained as a radiation biologist and holds a doctor of science degree from the University of Pittsburgh. He received his medical degree from Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia and did his internship and residency, as well as being on staff at Hahnemann University Hospital until he came to the University of Miami in 1989. Dr. Markoe is board certified in radiation oncology. He became the second chairman of the department of radiation oncology, first as acting chairman in August 1994 and then as permanent chairman in March 1996 until June 2008. 

He has published extensively and has achieved national and international prominence in the special area of the radiation treatment of eye tumors. His other interests are in head and neck oncology, neuro-oncology, lymphomas and re-treatment of previously treated patients. He is certified in gamma knife and cyberknife stereotactic radiosurgery and assesses and treats patients by these stereotactic techniques.     

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