Nicholas Zaorsky, MD

Nicholas Zaorsky, MD

Radiation Oncology in Hershey, PA

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Speaks English, Spanish, and Russian


 (717) 531-6585

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Office Hours

Monday:
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday:
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday:
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday:
Closed
Friday:
Closed
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed
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About Dr. Zaorsky


Dr. Nicholas Zaorsky, MD is a radiation oncologist in Hershey, Pennsylvania. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.

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Services Offered



Neuro-oncology
Brachytherapy
Prostate cancer
Oncology
General radiation oncology
External beam radiation therapy
Intensity-modulated radiation therapy
Radiosurgery
Cyberknife radiosurgery
Sarcomas
Radiation oncology
Central nervous system radiation oncology
Sterotactic body radiotherapy
Life Style

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Fox Chase Cancer Center
Residency, Radiation Oncology, 2013 - 2017

Thomas Jefferson University
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Radiation Oncology, 2012 - 2013

Thomas Jefferson University
Internship, Internal Medicine, 2011 - 2012

Temple University
Class of 2011

University of Pittsburgh
BS, Neuroscience, summa cum laude, 2003 - 2007

University of Pittsburgh
BA, Hispanic Languages and Literatures, summa cum laude, 2003 - 2007

Technological Institute of Monterrey
No degree, 2004

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Medical Licenses

PA State Medical License
2016 - 2020

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Work Experience

Radiation Oncologist
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA
2017 - Present

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Hospital Affiliations

Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
Former Affiliation
Philadelphia, PA

Fox Chase Cancer Center-American Oncologic Hospital
Former Affiliation
Philadelphia, PA

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Awards

Member
Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology - Educational Committee, 2014

Inductee
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 2011

Recipient
Dr. Harold Lamport Biomedical Research Prize, 2011

Scholar
William Goldman Foundation, 2011

Recipient
Pennsylvania Medical Society Alliance Medical Education Scholarship, 2011

Inductee
Phi Beta Kappa, 2007

Honors College Scholar
University of Pittsburgh, 2007

Academic Excellence Award
Department of Hispanic Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh, 2007

Department Honors
Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, 2007

University Scholar
University of Pittsburgh, 2006

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Professional Memberships

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society - AOA
Fellow

American College of Radiology - ACR
Member

Radiological Society of North America - RSNA
Member

American Society for Radiation Oncology - ASTRO
Member

American Society of Clinical Oncology - ASCO
Member

Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology - ARRO
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Clinical Trial Accrual at Initial Course of Therapy for Cancer and Its Impact on Survival.
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN
Zaorsky, N. G., Zhang, Y., Walter, V., Tchelebi, L. T., Chinchilli, V. M., Gusani, N. J.
11/7/2019

Risk-adapted stereotactic body radiation therapy for central and ultra-central early-stage inoperable non-small cell lung cancer.
Cancer science
Meng, M., Wang, H., Zaorsky, N. G., Sun, B., Zhu, L., Song, Y., Li, F., Dong, Y., Wang, J., Chen, H., Yu, X., Yuan, Z.
8/30/2019

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Journal Article

Targeting pyruvate kinase M2 contributes to radiosensitivity of non-small cell lung cancer cells in vitro and in vivo
Cancer Lett
Meng MB, Wang HH, Guo WH, Wu ZQ, Zeng XL, Zaorsky NG, Shi HS, Qian D, Niu ZM, Jiang B,Zhao LJ, Yuan ZY, Wang P
1/28/2015

Clinical evaluation stereotactic radiation therapy for recurrent or second primary mediastinal lymph node metastases originating from non-small cell lung cancer
Oncotarget
Zaorsky NG, Meng MB, Wang HH, Zhao LJ, Wu Z, Jiang B, Song Y, Zhuang H, Li F, Zhao L, Wang C, Li K, Wang P
1/20/2015

Multimodality therapy is recommended for limited-stage combined small cell esophageal carcinoma
Onco Targets Ther
Zaorsky NG, Meng MB, Wang H, Jiang C, Qian D, Zhao L, Yuan Z, Ping W
1/13/2015

Lecture

Cone-beam computed tomography contouring variability on derivative contours generated with an automated deformable registration workflow for prostate cancer
1/23/2013
Atlanta, GA

Current CNS radiation treatment modalities: What every radiologist should know
1/1/2013
Chicago, IL

Abstract

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Oral Anti-hyperglycemics, Insulin Use, And Outcomes Among Men Receiving Definitive Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer
ASTRO
Zaorsky NG, Ruth K, Shaikh T, Smaldone MC, Hallman MA, Slifker M, Viterbo R, Chen DY, Hayes, SB, Sobczak ML, Horwitz EM
1/1/2015
San Antonio, TX

Men’s Health Supplement Use And Outcomes Among Men Receiving Definitive Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy For Localized Prostate Cancer
ASTRO
Zaorsky NG, Churilla TM, Ruth K, Slifker M, Hallman MA, Hayes SB, Sobczak ML, Chen DY, Viterbo R, Smaldone MC, Hortwitz EM
1/1/2015
San Antonio, TX

Evaluation Of Biologically Equivalent Dose Escalation and Patient Outcomes Among International Randomized Controlled Trials of Conventionally Fractionated and Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy: A Meta-Analysis of 6,800 Patients
ASTRO
Zaorsky NG, Keith SW, Dicker AP, Horwitz EM, Den RB
1/1/2015
San Antonio, TX

Book Chapter

Prostate Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Diagnosis and Management
1/1/2014

Prostate Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Diagnosis and Management
Alqwasmi AH, Zaorsky NG, Vaishampayan U
1/1/2014

Prostate Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Diagnosis and Management
Zaorsky NG and Den RB
1/1/2014

Other

Studies link daily doses of aspirin to reduced risk of cancer
Rabin RC, Zaorsky NG
1/20/2012

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Press Mentions



What Should We Really Know About Cerebral Aneurysms?
The Neurology Lounge · July 06, 2019
...many experts advocate repeating the screening test every 5-7 years until the age of 70-80 years. By Nicholas Zaorsky, M.D. – Nicholas Zaorsky, M.D., CC BY-SA 3.0, How are aneurysms treated? This will be the subject o...

Radiation Oncologists and Conflicts of Interest
nuclear-news.net · September 21, 2018
...inancial conflicts of interest compared with their surgical and medical oncology colleagues,” wrote Nicholas Zaorsky, MD, of the Penn State Cancer Institute in Hershey, Pennsylvania, and colleagues. Only 58 percent o...

Brachial Plexus Neck and Shoulder Injuries
www.dolmanlaw.com · August 21, 2017
...-6900 Click the Live Chat button in the bottom right corner of this page Image Sources: By English: Nicholas Zaorsky, M.D. (English: Nicholas Zaorsky, M.D.) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3....