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Bernadine R. Donahue, MD

Vice-Chair, Radiation Oncology


Internal Medicine, Radiation Oncology, Palliative Care



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About Me

Dr. Bernadine Donahue is the Clinical Director for Radiation Oncology where she provides radiation therapy for central nervous system malignancies, gastrointestinal malignancies, and pediatric cancers. She has a special research interest in HIV-associated neoplasms (malignancies) and adult and pediatric neuro-oncology. Her Awards and Honors include: 2006: Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (Castle Connolly Guide); 1996: Editor’s Recognition Award for Distinction in Reviewing (Radiology); and 1987:Alpha Omega Alpha. Dr. Donahue’s Professional Affiliations include – New York Cancer Society Executive Committee (1996-Present), Program Director (1996-1997), Secretary (1997-1998), Treasurer (1998-1999), Vice-President (2000-2001), President (2002-2003), Past President (2003-2004); New York State Radiological Society Radiation Oncology Committee (1996-Present), Nominating Committee (1998), Recruitment Task Force (1999); New York Roentgen Society Delegate (1997); Resident Section Advisory Committee (2002-Present); Society for Neuro-Oncology (1995-Present); American College of Physicians, Fellow (1996-Present); American Society of Clinical Oncology (1996-Present); Examiner American Board of Radiology – Oral Examination Radiation Oncology: CNS/Pediatrics (2001-Present)

Areas of Expertise

  • Brain & Spinal Tumor Care
  • Colorectal Cancer Care
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer Care
  • Hematologic Cancer Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Lung & Thoracic Cancer Care
  • Pediatric Cancer Care
  • Pediatric Radiation Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Skin Cancer Care

Conditions Treated

  • Brain Cancer and Tumors
  • Central Nervous System Malignancies
  • Colon Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Cancers
  • Hematologic Cancers
  • Leukemia/Lymphoma/Multiple Myeloma
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pediatric Cancers
  • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Thoracic Cancers


  • Therapeutic Radiation


Medical Degree

Boston University School of Medicine


Boston University/University Hospital


New York University – Bellevue Hospital Center;Boston University/University Hospital



Radiation Oncology
Palliative Medicine (Radiology)
Internal Medicine


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  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • CCM Centerlight Health
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • Emblem GHI PPO
  • Emblem HIP HMO
  • Empire BCBS
  • Empire BCBS/HealthPlus
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana Tricare
  • Local 1199
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Freedom/Liberty
  • RR Medicare
  • UHC Community
  • UHC Empire Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare