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James S. Butler, MD


Radiation Oncology



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About Me

Dr. James Butler is a physician in the Radiation Oncology Division at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Butler completed his residency at Lenox Hill Hospital and New York University Medical Center. Dr. Butler is board-certified in Radiation Oncology. Dr. James Butler has published various articles in his field, on topics such as the association of major and minor ECG abnormalities with coronary heart disease events, and the effects of smoking status on walking ability and health-related quality of life in patients with peripheral arterial disease. Dr. Butler is an integral part of the Maimonides Radiation Oncology team, offering experience, compassion and empathy to every patient.

Areas of Expertise

  • Colorectal Cancer Care
  • Gynecological Cancer Care
  • Head & Neck Cancer Care
  • Lung & Thoracic Cancer Care
  • Prostate Cancer Care
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Urologic Cancer Care

Conditions Treated

  • Bladder Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Sarcomas
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancers
  • Urologic Cancers


  • Brachytherapy


Medical Degree

Hahnemann Medical College



New York University – Bellevue Hospital Center



Radiation Oncology


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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 Empire Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare