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Andre A. Konski, MD

Andre A. Konski, MD Physician

Medical Director, Department of Radiation Oncology, Chester County Hospital
Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology

Dr. Konski is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

About Dr. Andre A. Konski

Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2014

Recognized by Philadelphia Magazine's Top Doctors annually from 2014 through 2016

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Radiation Oncology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Radiation Oncology, 1988

Clinical Expertise:

  • Adrenal Gland Tumors
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Tumors
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer Clinical Trials
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Ear and Temporal Bone Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Eye Orbital Tumor
  • Eye Tumors
  • Gamma Knife®
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Hand Tumors
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Tumors
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Melanoma
  • Metastasis Cancer
  • Mouth Cancer (Oral Cancer)
  • Multimodal Therapy (MMT)
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Non-Surgical Cancer Treatment
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Radiation Oncology - Brain
  • Radiation Oncology - Gynecology
  • Radiation Oncology - Head/Neck
  • Radiation Oncology - Lung
  • Radiation Oncology - Melanoma
  • Radiation Oncology - Sarcoma
  • Radiation Oncology - Skin
  • Radiation Oncology - Soft Tissue
  • Radiation Treatment
  • Radiosurgery
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spinal Tumor
  • Submandibular Tumor
  • Targeted Molecular Therapy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Carcinoma (Urothelial Carcinoma)
  • Urethral Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: New York Medical College
Residency: University of Rochester Medical Center

Memberships

American Board of Radiology, National American College of Physician Executives, National American College of Radiation Oncology, National American College of Radiology, National American Radium Society, National American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, National Council of Affiliated Regional Radiation Oncology Societies (CARROS), National European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer, International European Society of Therapeutic Radiation and Oncology, International

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Konski is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Hillman GG, Singh-Gupta V, Lonardo F, Hoogstra DJ, Abernathy LM, Yunker CK, Rothstein SE, Rakowski J, Sarkar FH, Gadgeel S, Konski AA, Joiner MC.: Radioprotection of lung tissue by soy isoflavones. Journal of thoracic oncology : official publication of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer 8 (11): 1356-64,2013.

Pollack A, Walker G, Horwitz EM, Price R, Feigenberg S, Konski AA, Stoyanova R, Movsas B, Greenberg RE, Uzzo RG, Ma C, Buyyounouski MK.: Randomized Trial of Hypofractionated External-Beam Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology : 2013.

Jung EW, Rakowski JT, Delly F, Jagannathan J, Konski A, Guthikonda M, Kim H, and Mittal S.: Gamma Knife radiosurgery in the management of brainstem metastases. Clinical neurology and neurosurgery 115 (10): 2023-8,2013.

Hillman GG, Singh-Gupta V, Hoogstra DJ, Abernathy L, Rakowski J, Yunker CK, Rothstein SE, Sarkar FH, Gadgeel S, Konski AA, Lonardo F, Joiner MC.: Differential effect of soy isoflavones in enhancing high intensity radiotherapy and protecting lung tissue in a pre-clinical model of lung carcinoma. Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology : 2013.

Koo K, Lam K, Mittmann N, Konski A, Dennis K, Zeng L, Lam H, Chow E.: Comparing cost-effectiveness analyses of denosumab versus zoledronic acid for the treatment of bone metastases. Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer 21 (6): 1785-91,2013.

Amin N, Konski AA.:: Is hypofractionation the solution? The financial implications of breast cancer treatments. Oncology (Williston Park). 4 : 342-4,2013.

Amin N, Konski AA: Is hypofractionation the solution? The financial implications of breast cancer treatments. Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.) 27 (4): 342-4,2013.

Lo SS, Lutz ST, Chang EL, Galanopoulos N, Howell DD, Kim EY, Konski AA, Pandit-Taskar ND, Rose PS, Ryu S, Silverman LN, Sloan AE, Van Poznak C.: ACR Appropriateness Criteria ® spinal bone metastases. Journal of palliative medicine 16 (1): 9-19,2013.

Tait, LM, Meyer, JE, McSpadden, E., Cheng, JD, Baciewicz, FA, Meropol, NJ., Cohen, SJ., Wozniak, AJ, Choi, M, Konski, A.A.: Women at increased risk for cardiac toxicity following chemoradiation therapy for esophageal carcinoma. In Press Prac Rad Onc, : 2013.

Weyh A, Konski A, Nalichowski A, Maier J, Lack D.: Lung SBRT: dosimetric and delivery comparison of RapidArc, TomoTherapy, and IMR. Journal of applied clinical medical physics / American College of Medical Physics 14 (4): 4065,2013.

Academic Contact Info

Chester County Hospital
701 East Marshall St.

West Chester, PA 19380
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)