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Shaakir Hasan, DO

Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Shaakir Hasan is an attending radiation oncologist at New York Proton Center. He is also a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Hasan subspecializes in proton therapy for genitourinary (GU) and prostate cancers, lymphomas, and pediatric malignancies.



→ Bladder Cancer

Genitourinary Cancers

→ Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

→ Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Pediatric Cancers

Prostate Cancer

Recurrent Tumors

Education and Board Certifications


University of Michigan

Medical School

Nova Southeastern University


Allegheny Health Network

Board Certifications

Radiation Oncology


Dr. Hasan has authored over 70 peer-reviewed publications in the oncology space and has presented his research at multiple international conferences. He is the principal investigator of three prostate-specific clinical trials currently enrolling at the New York Proton Center.


Dr. Hasan is NYPC’s lead for prostate and genitourinary cancers. In addition, he Chairs the American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO) Prostate Treatment Guidelines Committee and has also been appointed to the following national and international committees:


– Particle Therapy Cooperative Group (PTCOG) Genitourinary Subcommittee and lead for the reirradiation project


– Particle Therapy Cooperative Group (PTCOG) Pediatric Subcommittee


– Proton Collaborative Group (PCG) Genitourinary Committee


– Proton Collaborative Group (PCG) Lymphoma Committee

Dr. Hasan’s philosophy of care is to empower patients with the knowledge, confidence, and support required to confront their disease. He wants to make sure that his patients not only understand their condition, but also their best available treatment options so they can make the most informed decisions.
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