41492-Ng, Sook Kien

Sook Kien Ng, PhD, MSC

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology

535 Barnhill Drive, Suite RT 041

Indianapolis, IN 46202


Dr. Ng received her Doctorate Degree in Medical Physics at the Brigham and Women's Hospital and the University of Heidelberg Germany in 2012. She was a clinical physicist in the Department Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences at Johns Hopkins Hospital with specialties in Stereotactic Radiation Therapy and Brachytherapy (HDR, LDR and unsealed sources). She is now a member the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Indiana University School of Medicine since 2017. Dr. Ng serves in several leadership rolls including ASTRO accreditation program for excellence committee, Variance reporting and learning program Committee and Radiation safety program committee, among others. 


Key Publications

S.K.Ng, P. Zygmanski, Y, Lyatskaya, A, V. D'Amico and R.A. Cormack, "Localization of a portion of an endorectal balloon for prostate image guided radiation therapy using cone-beam tomosynthesis: a feasilibyt study," Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83, e257-64 (2012)


S.K.NG, P Zygmanski, A. Jeung, H. Mostafavi, J. Hesser, J.R. Bellon, J.S. Wong and  Y. Lyatskaya, "Optinal parameters for clinical implementation of breast cancer patient setup using Barian DTS software", J Appl Clin Med Phys 13, 3752 (2012)


Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology
  • Education
    2012 PhD University of Heidelberg
    2008 MSC University of Heidelberg
    2003 BSC University of Technology
  • Research

    Ultrasound system for non-invasive, real-time monitoring of abdominal soft tissue. 

    A dose prediction model for duodenum sparing in pancreatic cancer with biodegradable hydrogel spacer. 

    A phse II study of preoperative single fraction stereotactic body radiotherapy to the intact breast in early stage low risk breast cancer; analysis of radiation response.


  • Professional Organizations
    American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)

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