Jefferson Health

Physician Profile

Maria Werner-Wasik, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Director, Clinical Research
Co-Director, Thoracic Oncology Program

Radiation Oncology
Radiation Oncology - Brain Tumor
Radiation Oncology - Leukemia/Lymphoma
Radiation Oncology - Lung Cancer
Radiation Oncology - Melanoma/Skin Cancer
Radiation Oncology - Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Radiation Oncology - Spinal Cord Tumors

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Office Locations

Bodine Center, Suite G-301
111 South 11th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6702
Fax: (215) 955-0412

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010


  • Wroclaw Medical Academy, Poland, Medical School


  • Framingham Union Hospital-MA


  • Tufts/New England Medical Center
  • New England Medical Center


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Recent Publications

Spheno-Orbital Meningiomas: An Analysis Based on World Health Organization Classification and Ki-67 Proliferative Index

Predictors and Patterns of Regional Recurrence Following Lung SBRT: A Report From the Elekta Lung Research Group

Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio associated with prognosis of lung cancer

Reply to M.C. Chamberlain

Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy in Octo- and Nonagenarians for the Treatment of Early-Stage Lung Cancer

Validation of High-Risk Computed Tomography Features for Detection of Local Recurrence After Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Early-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Pretreatment 18F-FDG PET textural features in locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer: Secondary analysis of ACRIN 6668/RTOG 0235

Phase I and II study of induction chemotherapy with methotrexate, rituximab, and temozolomide, followed by whole-brain radiotherapy and postirradiation temozolomide for primary CNS lymphoma: NRG oncology RTOG 0227

Phase I trial of panobinostat and fractionated stereotactic re-irradiation therapy for recurrent high grade gliomas

Plan quality and treatment efficiency for radiosurgery to multiple brain metastases: Non-coplanar rapidarc vs. Gamma Knife

Prediction of early death in patients with early-stage NSCLC - Can we select patients without a potential benefit of SBRT as a curative treatment approach?

Dosimetric validation for an automatic brain metastases planning software using single-isocenter dynamic conformal arcs

Fractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy for Facial Nerve Schwannomas

Re-resection for recurrent high-grade glioma in the setting of re-irradiation: more is not always better

Evaluation of Elekta 4D cone beam CT-based automatic image registration for radiation treatment of lung cancer

Active Breathing Coordinator reduces radiation dose to the heart and preserves local control in patients with left breast cancer: Report of a prospective trial

Tumor volume threshold for achieving improved conformity in VMAT and Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery for vestibular schwannoma

Phase 2 study of temozolomide-based chemoradiation therapy for high-risk low-grade gliomas: Preliminary results of radiation therapy oncology group 0424

Pretreatment FDG-PET metrics in stage III non-small cell lung cancer: ACRIN 6668/RTOG 0235

Definitive radiation therapy in locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer: Executive summary of an American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) evidence-based clinical practice guideline