[Skip to Content]

Physicians and Faculty

Stephanie R Rice, MD

Stephanie R Rice, MD
Appointed 09/03/19
Upstate Cancer Center
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-5276

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Upstate Cancer Center: Radiation Oncology


Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: University of Maryland Medical Systems, 2019, Radiation Oncology
  • MD: University of Wisconsin at Madison, 2014, Doctor of Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Sarcoma, Head and neck malignancies, gastrointestinal malignancies (pancreatic, bile duct, liver, rectal, and anal cancer)

Research Interests

  • PET/CT in treatment prediction and adaptation

    Head and neck toxicity mitigation

    Sarcoma toxicity mitigation and long-term functional outcome improvements

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Anal Cancer
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Tongue and Tonsil Cancer


  • Adults and Children


  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Radiation Therapy

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital


Link to PubMed External Icon (Opens new window. Close the PubMed window to return to this page.)

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


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