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Clifford G. Robinson, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
Chief of Service, Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)

Specialty Areas

Brain Tumors
Gamma Knife
Thoracic Oncology
Neuro Oncology
Radiation Oncology

Board Certifications

Radiation Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Lung cancer, esophageal cancer, brain tumor, spine tumor, gamma knife, stereotactic body radiation therapy

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • Financial Disclosures

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Floor: LL
Office Phone: 314-747-7236
Fax: 314-362-7769

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-996-3335
Fax: 314-996 3338

Education

Education

Medical Degree: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 2004
Residency : Radiation Oncology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 2009
Chief Resident: Radiation Oncology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 2008
B.S. (Molecular Biology): University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 2000

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Stereotactic radiosurgery and immunotherapy in melanoma brain metastases: Patterns of care and treatment outcomes.
Gabani P, Fischer-Valuck BW, Johanns TM, Hernandez-Aya LF, Keller JW, Rich KM, Kim AH, Dunn GP, Robinson CG, Chicoine MR, Huang J, Abraham CD
Radiother Oncol. 2018 Jun 27; pii: S0167-8140(18)33314-0. doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2018.06.017.

PMID:
    29960685
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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In Silico Trial of MR-Guided Mid-Treatment Adaptive Planning for Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy in Centrally Located Thoracic Tumors.
Henke LE, Kashani R, Hilliard J, DeWees TA, Curcuru A, Przybysz D, Green O, Robinson CG, Bradley JD
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Jun 25; pii: S0360-3016(18)31013-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.06.022.

PMID:
    29953910
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Operable Early-Stage Lung Cancer: Findings From the NRG Oncology RTOG 0618 Trial.
Timmerman RD, Paulus R, Pass HI, Gore EM, Edelman MJ, Galvin J, Straube WL, Nedzi LA, McGarry RC, Robinson CG, Schiff PB, Chang G, Loo BW Jr, Bradley JD, Choy H
JAMA Oncol. 2018 May 31; doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.1251.

PMID:
    29852037
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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First clinical implementation of real-time, real anatomy tracking and radiation beam control.
Green OL, Rankine LJ, Cai B, Curcuru A, Kashani R, Rodriguez V, Li HH, Parikh PJ, Robinson CG, Olsen JR, Mutic S, Goddu SM, Santanam L
Med Phys. 2018 May 28; doi: 10.1002/mp.13002.

PMID:
    29807390
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Noninvasive Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia.
Cuculich PS, Robinson CG
N Engl J Med. 2018 Apr 26; 378(17)1651-1652. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1802625.

PMID:
    29694814
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Association of 1p/19q Codeletion and Radiation Necrosis in Adult Cranial Gliomas After Proton or Photon Therapy.
Acharya S, Robinson CG, Michalski JM, Mullen D, DeWees TA, Campian JL, Chundury A, Bottani B, Hallahan DE, Bradley JD, Huang J
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Jun 1; 101(2)334-343. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.01.099.

PMID:
    29534896
    [PubMed - in process]
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Use of extracranial radiation therapy in metastatic melanoma patients receiving immunotherapy.
Gabani P, Robinson CG, Ansstas G, Johanns TM, Huang J
Radiother Oncol. 2018 May; 127(2)310-317. doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2018.02.022.

PMID:
    29534829
    [PubMed - in process]
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Non-small-cell Lung Cancer With Brain Metastasis at Presentation.
Waqar SN, Samson PP, Robinson CG, Bradley J, Devarakonda S, Du L, Govindan R, Gao F, Puri V, Morgensztern D
Clin Lung Cancer. 2018 Jul; 19(4)e373-e379. doi: 10.1016/j.cllc.2018.01.007.

PMID:
    29526531
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Successful Treatment of Elephantiasis Nostras Verrucosa With Ablative Carbon Dioxide Laser.
Robinson CG, Lee KR, Thomas VD
J Cutan Med Surg. 2018 Mar 1; 1203475418763548. doi: 10.1177/1203475418763548.

PMID:
    29519146
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Natural Disasters and the Importance of Minimizing Subsequent Radiation Therapy Interruptions for Locally Advanced Lung Cancer.
Roach MC, Robinson CG, Bradley JD
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Mar 15; 100(4)836-837. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.11.001.

PMID:
    29485056
    [PubMed - in process]
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Short delay in initiation of radiotherapy for patients with glioblastoma-effect of concurrent chemotherapy: a secondary analysis from the NRG Oncology/Radiation Therapy Oncology Group database.
Blumenthal DT, Won M, Mehta MP, Gilbert MR, Brown PD, Bokstein F, Brachman DG, Werner-Wasik M, Hunter GK, Valeinis E, Hopkins K, Souhami L, Howard SP, Lieberman FS, Shrieve DC, Wendland MM, Robinson CG, Zhang P, Corn BW
Neuro Oncol. 2018 Jun 18; 20(7)966-974. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noy017.

PMID:
    29462493
    [PubMed - in process]
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Early Mortality in Patients Undergoing Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
Morgensztern D, Samson PS, Waqar SN, Devarakonda S, Robinson CG, Govindan R, Puri V
J Thorac Oncol. 2018 Apr; 13(4)543-549. doi: 10.1016/j.jtho.2018.01.010.

PMID:
    29410127
    [PubMed - in process]
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Noninvasive Cardiac Radiation for Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia.
Cuculich PS, Schill MR, Kashani R, Mutic S, Lang A, Cooper D, Faddis M, Gleva M, Noheria A, Smith TW, Hallahan D, Rudy Y, Robinson CG
N Engl J Med. 2017 Dec 14; 377(24)2325-2336. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1613773.

PMID:
    29236642
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Distant intracranial failure in melanoma brain metastases treated with stereotactic radiosurgery in the era of immunotherapy and targeted agents.
Acharya S, Mahmood M, Mullen D, Yang D, Tsien CI, Huang J, Perkins SM, Rich K, Chicoine M, Leuthardt E, Dowling J, Dunn G, Keller J, Robinson CG, Abraham C
Adv Radiat Oncol. 2017 Oct-Dec; 2(4)572-580. doi: 10.1016/j.adro.2017.07.003.

PMID:
    29204524
    [PubMed]
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Treatment utilization and outcomes in elderly patients with locally advanced esophageal carcinoma: a review of the National Cancer Database.
Vlacich G, Samson PP, Perkins SM, Roach MC, Parikh PJ, Bradley JD, Lockhart AC, Puri V, Meyers BF, Kozower B, Robinson CG
Cancer Med. 2017 Dec; 6(12)2886-2896. doi: 10.1002/cam4.1250.

PMID:
    29139215
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Two-and-a-half-year clinical experience with the world's first magnetic resonance image guided radiation therapy system.
Fischer-Valuck BW, Henke L, Green O, Kashani R, Acharya S, Bradley JD, Robinson CG, Thomas M, Zoberi I, Thorstad W, Gay H, Huang J, Roach M, Rodriguez V, Santanam L, Li H, Li H, Contreras J, Mazur T, Hallahan D, Olsen JR, Parikh P, Mutic S, Michalski J
Adv Radiat Oncol. 2017 Jul-Sep; 2(3)485-493. doi: 10.1016/j.adro.2017.05.006.

PMID:
    29114617
    [PubMed]
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Independent test of a model to predict severe acute esophagitis.
Huang EX, Robinson CG, Molotievschi A, Bradley JD, Deasy JO, Oh JH
Adv Radiat Oncol. 2017 Jan-Mar; 2(1)37-43. doi: 10.1016/j.adro.2016.11.003.

PMID:
    28740914
    [PubMed]
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Radiation Treatment Time and Overall Survival in Locally Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer.
McMillan MT, Ojerholm E, Verma V, Higgins KA, Singhal S, Predina JD, Berman AT, Grover S, Robinson CG, Simone CB 2nd
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 Aug 1; 98(5)1142-1152. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.04.004.

PMID:
    28721898
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Treatment of stage I non-small cell lung cancer: What's trending?
McMurry TL, Shah PM, Samson P, Robinson CG, Kozower BD
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Sep; 154(3)1080-1087. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.03.122.

PMID:
    28476421
    [PubMed - in process]
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Adjuvant Chemotherapy Is Associated With Improved Survival in Locally Invasive Node Negative Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
Ahmad U, Crabtree TD, Patel AP, Morgensztern D, Robinson CG, Krupnick AS, Kreisel D, Jones DR, Patterson GA, Meyers BF, Puri V
Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Jul; 104(1)303-307. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.01.069.

PMID:
    28433225
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians and health professionals are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians and health professionals work collaboratively with pharmaceutical, medical device or other medical care related companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our physicians and health professionals have an ownership or potential ownership interest in a commercial company; and/or are paid by a commercial company to provide advice on product design or to speak about the use of medications, devices, equipment or procedures. These payments may include: a) compensation for consulting and speaking engagements, b) equity, and/or c) royalties for products invented by our faculty. Any payments to Washington University physicians or health professionals must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this website, physicians and health professionals earning more than $10,000 per year must disclose their corporate financial relationship in writing to patients when prescribing or using that company's products.

This physician reported the following financial interests during calendar year 2017:

Company Name: Radialogica

Royalties:

Equity: Yes

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2018


Company Name: Varian

Royalties:

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board: $1 - $9,999

Speaker Fees: $20,000 - $39,999

Reporting Date: May 01, 2018