23593-Saito, Naoyuki

Naoyuki G. Saito, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology

535 Barnhill Drive, Suite RT 041

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Dr. Naoyuki Saito is an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at the IU School of Medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Radiation in Radiation Oncology. Dr. Saito Attended the Univesrity of Alabama at Birmingham where he received his Bachelors of Science in Biology along with a second Bachelors of Science in Chemistry, graduating Summa cum Laude. He then went to the University of Pennsylvania in the Medical Scientist Training Program, a combined M.D./Ph.D. curriculum. His residency with Radiation Oncology was completed at the University of Michigan. 

Key Publications

Wang, D., Bosch, W., Roberge, D., Finkelstein, S., Petersen, I., Haddock, M., Chen, Y-L, Saito, N.G., Kirsch, D.G., Hitchock, Y.J., Wolfson, A.H., and Delaney, T.F. (2011) RTOG Sarcoma Radiation Oncologists Reach Consensus on Gross Tumor Volumen and Clinical Target Volume on Computed Tomographic Images for Preoperative Radiotherapy of Primary Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Extremity in Radiation Therapy Oncology Group Studies., International Journal of Radiation Oncology - Biology - Physics 81(4)e525-8.

Arndt, C.D., Wang, Z., Saito, N.G., and Podgorsak, M.B. (2011) Dosimetric Calibration and Characterization for Experimental Mouse thoracic Irradiation using Orthovoltage X-rays. Radiation Research 175(6)784-9. 

Wang, Z., Saito, N., and Podgorsak,  M. (2009) A CMOS-based digital imager integrated with an orthovoltage X-ray therapy unit for guidance of precise small animal irradiation. Medical Physics 36, 2798. (abstract). 


Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology
  • Education
    2005 RES University of Michigan
    2000 MD University of Pennsylvania
    1998 PhD University of Pennsylvania
    1992 BS University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Research

    Total Marrow Irradiation/Dose Escalation

    Soft Tissue Sarcoma Recurrence

    Congenital ichthyosis

  • Professional Organizations
    American Society for Radiation Oncology(ASTRO)
    American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT)
    American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
    Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG)
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Radiology - Radiation Oncology*
  • Clinical Interests

    Treatments of hematologic cancers (lymphomas, leukemias, myelomas, etc.), sarcomas, skin cancers including melanomas, and breast cancers. Treatment modalities: 3DXRT, IMRT (including RapidArc), SRS/SBRT, Total Body Irradiation, Total Skin Electron Beam Therapy, Intraoperative Ir-192 HDR (for sarcomas), orthovoltage XRT (for cutaneous tumors), MammoSite/SAVI HDR, Radiopharmaceuticals (Strontium-89, Samarium-153, Radium-223, and Iodine-131

  • Awards
    Org: American Society of Clinical Oncology
    Desc: Young Investigator Award
    Scope: National
    Date: 2006-06-01
    Org: American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
    Desc: Translational Research meeting Travel Grant
    Scope: International
    Date: 2005-08-01
    Org: American Brachytherapy Society
    Desc: Resident Travel Grant
    Scope: National
    Date: 2005-06-01

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