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Physicians and Faculty

Daniel A Bassano, PhD

Daniel A Bassano, PhD
Appointed 03/01/75
1041 Upstate Cancer Center
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-5084

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Radiation Oncology


Education & Fellowships

  • PhD: Syracuse University, 1969

Clinical Interests

  • Treating all cancers using modern external radiation techniques, radioactive sources and the Gammaknife.
  • Using accelerated [1 week],and partial breast[lumpectomy site] irradiation schemes for early breast cancer.

Research Interests

  • The utilazation of more effective imaging technologies and strategies for oncologic diagnosis and treatment.
  • Analysis of outcomes after Gammaknife treatment of various brain pathologies.

Specialties & Certification

  • Radiation Oncology Physics


  • Adults and Children

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital


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Clinical Profile Shortcut: https://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/bassanod
Faculty Profile Shortcut: https://www.upstate.edu/faculty/bassanod


All physicians of the department have sub-specialty expertise with many participating in several multi-disciplinary endeavors with other departments including medicine, surgery, and pediatrics. Our sub-specialty expertise in cancer care includes the following:

  • Head and neck tumors
  • Lymphoma
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Eye tumors
  • Brain tumors
  • Lung cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Skin cancer
  • Gynecologic malignancy
  • Soft tissue sarcoma
  • Pediatric cancers