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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health


Oncology (Radiation)

UW Health Clinics

UW Carbone Cancer Center
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UW Carbone Cancer Center
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UW Cancer Center Johnson Creek
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Human Oncology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Radiation Oncology
Residency William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
Internship William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
Medical School State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2009

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

Programs & Conditions

PubMed Articles
Johnson MD Avkshtol V Baschnagel AM Meyer K Ye H Grills IS Chen PY Maitz A Olson RE Pieper DR Krauss DJ . Surgical Resection of Brain Metastases and the Risk of Leptomeningeal Recurrence in Patients Treated With Stereotactic Radiosurgery. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 Mar 1;94(3):537-43
[PubMed ID: 26867883]
Wilson GD Thibodeau BJ Fortier LE Pruetz BL Galoforo S Marples B Baschnagel AM Akervall J Huang J . Cancer Stem Cell Signaling during Repopulation in Head and Neck Cancer. Stem Cells Int. 2016;2016:1894782
[PubMed ID: 26880935]
Baschnagel AM Galoforo S Thibodeau BJ Ahmed S Nirmal S Akervall J Wilson GD . Crizotinib Fails to Enhance the Effect of Radiation in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Xenografts. Anticancer Res. 2015 Nov;35(11):5973-82
[PubMed ID: 26504020]
Baschnagel AM Wobb JL Dilworth JT Williams L Eskandari M Wu D Pruetz BL Wilson GD . The association of (18)F-FDG PET and glucose metabolism biomarkers GLUT1 and HK2 in p16 positive and negative head and neck squamous cell carcinomas. Radiother Oncol. 2015 Oct;117(1):118-24
[PubMed ID: 26328941]
Wilson GD Thibodeau BJ Fortier LE Pruetz BL Galoforo S Baschnagel AM Chunta J Oliver Wong CY Yan D Marples B Huang J . Glucose metabolism gene expression patterns and tumor uptake of ¹⁸F-fluorodeoxyglucose after radiation treatment. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Nov 1;90(3):620-7
[PubMed ID: 25304950]
Baschnagel AM Yadav S Marina O Parzuchowski A Lanni TB Jr Warner JN Parzuchowski JS Ignatius RT Akervall J Chen PY Krauss DJ . Toxicities and costs of placing prophylactic and reactive percutaneous gastrostomy tubes in patients with locally advanced head and neck cancers treated with chemoradiotherapy. Head Neck. 2014 Aug;36(8):1155-61
[PubMed ID: 23852670]
Huang J Baschnagel AM Chen P Gustafson G Jaiyesmi I Folbe M Ye H Akervall J Krauss D . A matched-pair comparison of intensity-modulated radiation therapy with cetuximab versus intensity-modulated radiation therapy with platinum-based chemotherapy for locally advanced head neck cancer. Int J Clin Oncol. 2014 Apr;19(2):240-6
[PubMed ID: 23479120]
Baschnagel AM Williams L Hanna A Chen PY Krauss DJ Pruetz BL Akervall J Wilson GD . c-Met expression is a marker of poor prognosis in patients with locally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma treated with chemoradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Mar 1;88(3):701-7
[PubMed ID: 24521684]
Baschnagel AM Cartier JL Dreyer J Chen PY Pieper DR Olson RE Krauss DJ Maitz AH Grills IS . Trigeminal neuralgia pain relief after gamma knife stereotactic radiosurgery. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2014 Feb;117:107-11
[PubMed ID: 24438815]
Baschnagel AM Meyer KD Chen PY Krauss DJ Olson RE Pieper DR Maitz AH Ye H Grills IS . Tumor volume as a predictor of survival and local control in patients with brain metastases treated with Gamma Knife surgery. J Neurosurg. 2013 Nov;119(5):1139-44
[PubMed ID: 23971958]
Baschnagel AM Mangona VS Robertson JM Welsh RJ Kestin LL Grills IS . Lung metastases treated with image-guided stereotactic body radiation therapy. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2013 Apr;25(4):236-41
[PubMed ID: 23352916]
Baschnagel AM Chen PY Bojrab D Pieper D Kartush J Didyuk O Naumann IC Maitz A Grills IS . Hearing preservation in patients with vestibular schwannoma treated with Gamma Knife surgery. J Neurosurg. 2013 Mar;118(3):571-8
[PubMed ID: 23216466]
Baschnagel AM Shah C Wilkinson JB Dekhne N Arthur DW Vicini FA . Failure rate and cosmesis of immediate tissue expander/implant breast reconstruction after postmastectomy irradiation. Clin Breast Cancer. 2012 Dec;12(6):428-32
[PubMed ID: 23062707]
Shah C Wilkinson JB Baschnagel A Ghilezan M Riutta J Dekhne N Balaraman S Mitchell C Wallace M Vicini F . Factors associated with the development of breast cancer-related lymphedema after whole-breast irradiation. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Jul 15;83(4):1095-100
[PubMed ID: 22099041]
Baschnagel A Shah C Margolis J Nadeau L Stein J Jury R Robertson JM . Survival after chemoradiation in resected pancreatic cancer: the impact of adjuvant gemcitabine. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Jul 1;83(3):e331-5
[PubMed ID: 22420967]
Das P Cantor SB Parker CL Zampieri JB Baschnagel A Eng C Delclos ME Krishnan S Janjan NA Crane CH . Long-term quality of life after radiotherapy for the treatment of anal cancer. Cancer. 2010 Feb 15;116(4):822-9
[PubMed ID: 20041481]
Baschnagel A Russo A Burgan WE Carter D Beam K Palmieri D Steeg PS Tofilon P Camphausen K . Vorinostat enhances the radiosensitivity of a breast cancer brain metastatic cell line grown in vitro and as intracranial xenografts. Mol Cancer Ther. 2009 Jun;8(6):1589-95
[PubMed ID: 19509253]
Baschnagel A Wolters PL Camphausen K . Neuropsychological testing and biomarkers in the management of brain metastases. Radiat Oncol. 2008 Sep 17;3:26
[PubMed ID: 18798997]
Das P Wolff RA Abbruzzese JL Varadhachary GR Evans DB Vauthey JN Baschnagel A Delclos ME Krishnan S Janjan NA Crane CH . Concurrent capecitabine and upper abdominal radiation therapy is well tolerated. Radiat Oncol. 2006 Oct 24;1:41
[PubMed ID: 17062148]