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Sandra Urtishak , M.D.

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Medical Group:

Main Line Oncology/Hematology

Primary Office:

Cancer Center of Paoli Hospital
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301

Office Phone: 484.565.1600
Specialties Accepting New Patients
Hematology/Oncology Yes
Oncology
  Board Certified in 2009
Yes
Palliative Care
  Board Certified in 2013
Yes
Internal Medicine
  Board Certified in 2006
No

Age: 38      Gender: F
Years in practice: 5
Main Line HealthCare Physician

Areas of Clinical Interest: Advanced treatment for all cancer diagnoses, including:
- Breast Cancer
- Gynecological Cancers
- Palliative Care

Medical School:
Univ. of PA School of Medicine

Residency:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Fellowship:
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Primary Affiliation:  Paoli Hospital

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Main Line Oncology/Hematology   (view other physicians at this practice)

Office Information

Location:
Cancer Center of Paoli Hospital
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301

TEL: 484.565.1600 FAX: 610.647.2006
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hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Location:
Main Line Health Center at Exton Square
154 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341

TEL: 484.565.1600 FAX: 610.647.2006
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Access Information:
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hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Main Line Oncology/Hematology
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301

TEL: 484.565.1600 FAX: 610.647.2006

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays

Main Line Oncology/Hematology
154 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341

TEL: 484.565.1600 FAX: 610.647.2006

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays



Statement of Practice Philosophy

To provide the highest quality treatment possible in a supportive, caring environment, utilizing the most effective and innovative therapies, while focused on each individual's special needs and goals of care.

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Urtishak S, Alpaugh RK, Weiner LM, Swaby RF. Clinical utility of circulating tumor cells: A role for monitoring response to therapy and drug development. Biomarkers in Medicine 2008; 2(2): 137-45.

Harris EE, Hwang WT, Urtishak SL, Plastaras J, Kinosian B, Solin LJ.  The Impact of comorbidities on outcomes for elderly women treated with breast-conservation treatment for early-stage breast cancer.  Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2008; 70(5): 1453-1459.

Gutzmer R, Li W, Sutterwala S, Lemos MP, Elizalde JI, Urtishak SL, Behrens EM, Rivers PM, Schlienger K. Laufer TM, Eck SL, Marks MS. A tumor-associated glycoprotein that blocks MHC class II-dependent antigen presentation by dendritic cells. J Immunol 2004; 173(2): 1023-32.

Urtishak, SL, McKenna EA, Mastro AM.  Prolactin and prolactin receptor expresion in rat, small intestine, intraepithelial lymphocytes during neonatal development Dev Immunol 2001; 8(3-4): 319-30.

 

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

2011 - TOP DOCTOR - Hematology/Oncology
Main Line Today Magazine

2008 - Chief Fellow, Hematology/Oncology - Fox Chase Cancer Center / Temple University Hospital

2001 - FOCUS Medical Student Fellowship

 

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Available as a speaker for community events

Personal Quote

Statement of Practice Philosophy:

To provide the highest quality treatment possible in a supportive, caring environment, utilizing the most effective and innovative therapies, while focused on each individual's special needs and goals of care.

Current Memberships and Activities

American Society of Clinical Oncology

American Society of Hematology

 

GENERAL

Specialties: Hematology/Oncology - Accepting New Patients
Oncology (Board Certified in 2009) - Accepting New Patients
Palliative Care (Board Certified in 2013) - Accepting New Patients
Internal Medicine (Board Certified in 2006) - Not Accepting New Patients

Age: 38      Gender: F
Years in practice: 5
Main Line HealthCare Physician

Medical School:
Univ. of PA School of Medicine

Residency:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Fellowship:
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Primary Affiliation:  Paoli Hospital

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Titles


PRACTICE

Practice Name:
Main Line Oncology/Hematology

appointment icon Locations:

Cancer Center of Paoli Hospital
255 West Lancaster Avenue
Paoli, PA  19301
TEL: 484.565.1600 FAX: 610.647.2006
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
Main Line Health Center at Exton Square
154 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA  19341
TEL: 484.565.1600 FAX: 610.647.2006
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
Areas of Clinical Interest: Advanced treatment for all cancer diagnoses, including:
- Breast Cancer
- Gynecological Cancers
- Palliative Care

Statement of Practice Philosophy

To provide the highest quality treatment possible in a supportive, caring environment, utilizing the most effective and innovative therapies, while focused on each individual's special needs and goals of care.


PUBLICATIONS & CITATIONS

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Urtishak S, Alpaugh RK, Weiner LM, Swaby RF. Clinical utility of circulating tumor cells: A role for monitoring response to therapy and drug development. Biomarkers in Medicine 2008; 2(2): 137-45.

Harris EE, Hwang WT, Urtishak SL, Plastaras J, Kinosian B, Solin LJ.  The Impact of comorbidities on outcomes for elderly women treated with breast-conservation treatment for early-stage breast cancer.  Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2008; 70(5): 1453-1459.

Gutzmer R, Li W, Sutterwala S, Lemos MP, Elizalde JI, Urtishak SL, Behrens EM, Rivers PM, Schlienger K. Laufer TM, Eck SL, Marks MS. A tumor-associated glycoprotein that blocks MHC class II-dependent antigen presentation by dendritic cells. J Immunol 2004; 173(2): 1023-32.

Urtishak, SL, McKenna EA, Mastro AM.  Prolactin and prolactin receptor expresion in rat, small intestine, intraepithelial lymphocytes during neonatal development Dev Immunol 2001; 8(3-4): 319-30.

 

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

2011 - TOP DOCTOR - Hematology/Oncology
Main Line Today Magazine

2008 - Chief Fellow, Hematology/Oncology - Fox Chase Cancer Center / Temple University Hospital

2001 - FOCUS Medical Student Fellowship

 

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Available as a speaker for community events

Personal Quote

Statement of Practice Philosophy:

To provide the highest quality treatment possible in a supportive, caring environment, utilizing the most effective and innovative therapies, while focused on each individual's special needs and goals of care.

Current Memberships and Activities

American Society of Clinical Oncology

American Society of Hematology

 

Membership on the medical staff of any of our hospitals does not constitute an employment or agency relationship.

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