Margaret J. Torrey, M.D.
Radiation Oncologist, Co-Director

Dr. Margaret J. Torrey graduated Summa Cum Laude from the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn and was Chief Resident in Radiation Oncology at Stanford University Hospital in Stanford, California. Prior to joining Advanced ROS, she was an Assistant Professor at NYU-Tisch Medical Center in New York City.

Dr. Torrey received Stanford’s Malcolm A. Bagshaw Award, given to a resident physician who demonstrates “outstanding intellectual curiosity, scientific achievement, collegiality, investigative skills, personal warmth and exuberance for life”, and an American Cancer Society Clinical Oncology Fellowship in 1996. Earlier in her career, she worked as a microbiologist searching for novel drug agents and has numerous pharmaceutical patents and publications to her credit.

Articles by Dr. Torrey have appeared in the Journal of Clinical Oncology and the American Journal of Roentgenology. She has strong ties to the local community, having lived and worked in the area for over 20 years. She is Board Certified in Radiation Oncology and on staff at both Nyack Hospital and The Valley Hospital.

Education

SUNY Health Science Center, Brooklyn, NY, Doctor of Medicine, Summa Cum Laude, 1992
Penn State University, State College, PA, Bachelor of Science, Microbiology, 1981

Postdoctoral Training

Stanford University School of Medicine, Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology (1993-96)
Boston University, Internship, Internal Medicine, (1992-93)

Work Experience

2000-Present: Radiation Oncologist, Advanced Radiation Oncology Services of Rockland (Nyack, NY), Queens (Astoria, NY) and Brooklyn (Brooklyn, NY)

1998-Present: Radiation Oncologist, The Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ, and Catskill Radiation Oncology Consultants, Middletown, N.J

1996-98: Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology, NYU-Tisch Medical Center, New York, NY

1982-88: Microbiologist, Lederle Pharmaceuticals, Pearl River, NY

Certification

American Board of Radiology in radiation oncology

Societies
American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO)
American College of Radiology
New York Roentgen Society

Curriculum Vitae