Scott Nicholas Gettinger, MD

Associate Professor Of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Developmental Therapeutics | Thoracic Oncology Program

Developmental Therapeutics

Internal Medicine: Medical Oncology

Office of Student Research

Yale Medical Group

Biography

Dr. Scott Gettinger, assistant professor of medicine in the Section of Medical Oncology, is involved in the Yale Cancer Center's multidisciplinary disease programs for head and neck and lung cancer. Gettinger, who came to Yale from Beth Israel Medical Center, is working closely with the Head and Neck Cancer Program to develop innovative therapies for these diseases, with the goal of improving the efficacy of current treatment modalities with particular attention to patients' quality of life. He has also joined the Yale-New Haven Thoracic Oncology Program and will be involved in designing and launching clinical trials exploring newer treatment options for lung cancer patients.

Education & Training

MD State University of New York At Brooklyn College (1999)
BS Trinity College (CT) (1991)
Fellow Beth Israel Medical Center, NY
Resident Beth Israel Medical Center, NY
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine (2005)

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Scott Nicholas Gettinger, MD
Patient Care Locations
Thoracic Oncology ProgramSmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale - New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste 4th Floor Multispecialty Care Center

New Haven, CT 06511
Yale Head & Neck Cancer ProgramSmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale - New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste 4th Floor Multispecialty Care Center

New Haven, CT 06511
Yale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
Temple Medical Center
40 Temple Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
Fitkin Memorial Pavilion
789 Howard Avenue, Ste 127

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
Yale Cancer CenterPO Box 208028
333 Cedar Street, TMP 3

New Haven, CT 06520-8028