Exceptional Experience and Expertise

Our Professional Team

The team of physicians and the treatment facilities at Northeast Oncology Associates (NOA) offer people in our tri-state area a level of excellence in cancer diagnosis, treatment, and research unduplicated in the region.

What physicians provide services at NOA?

Madhava Baikadi, M.D. (NROC)
Meghan S. Haggerty, M.D. (NROC)
Lawrence D. Koutcher, M.D. (PROS, HVHC)
Kathy Lo, M.D. (SCC)
Christopher A. Peters, M.D. (NROC)
Elizabeth M. Tapen, M.D. (PROS, HVHC)

What are the professional credentials of the physicians of NOA?

  • Board Certified Radiation Oncologists.
  • NOA physicians' professional expertise and national reputation for excellence are unparalleled in our tri-state area.
  • In addition to Radiation Oncology, the physicians' range of certification and specialized training includes:
    • Medical Oncology
    • Hematology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Physics Best Practices
  • NOA physicians have served on staff at the following tertiary care institutions:
    • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
    • Duke University Cancer Center
    • Alta Bates Medical Center
    • Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Each oncologist has specialized expertise in state-of-the-science radiation therapy techniques; all are dedicated to utilizing the most up to date treatment options including national cancer research trials.
  • The physicians have authored or co-authored more than 100 medical and scientific articles, text book chapters, and research studies.

What are the special strengths of the team of health care professionals at NOA?

  • The professional team at NOA is committed to a mission of healing and service, with a history of working together for more than 25 years.
  • The team of nurses, technologists, physicists, and dosimetrists has the best available training and extensive expertise in their specialized field.

What specialized radiation cancer services are available exclusively through NOA?

  • TomoTherapy®
  • IGRT (Image Guided Radiation Therapy)
  • SBRT (Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy)
  • SRS (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Hyperthermia Therapy
  • National Cancer Institute Cancer Clinical Research Trials
  • Brachytherapy
  • Xofigo (Radium 223)
  • Radioactive Iodine I131 therapy and follow-up clinic
  • Radioimmunotherapy
  • Radioisotope Therapy
  • Single Fraction Intra-operative Radiation Therapy via Zeiss®
  • Nutrition, social work, speech pathology, art therapy and pet therapy