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Mark J. Amsbaugh, MD

Radiation Oncologist
Vivian L. Smith Department of Neurosurgery
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston

Mark Amsbaugh, MD, specializes in radiation oncology with an emphasis on tumors of the central nervous system, lung, head and neck, prostate and breast. He has experience in multiple radiotherapy delivery techniques including radiosurgery using the Leksell Gamma Knife®; stereotactic ablative body radiotherapy; image-guided and intensity-modulated radiotherapy; and high dose-rate brachytherapy.

Dr. Amsbaugh earned his medical degree at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston and completed residency training in radiation oncology at the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at the University of Louisville, Kentucky, where he served as chief resident and president of the University of Louisville House Staff. He completed a clinical fellowship in radiation oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.

Dr. Amsbaugh has authored numerous articles and has published in peer-reviewed journals including Head and Neck, Journal of Neuro-Oncology and Cancer. He is the author of several book chapters focusing on the treatment of brain tumors and radiosurgery. He has given invited national and international presentations on a variety of topics. In addition to numerous research awards, Dr. Amsbaugh has received multiple honors including the Emmet J. Conrad Award, The RSNA Roentgen Award and the University of Louisville House Staff of the Year Award.


Medical School
University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 2012

University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, 2018

University of Louisville School of Medicine, 2017

University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 2013

Clinical Interests

Radiation Oncology

Board Certification

American Board of Radiology

Dr Mark Amsbaugh, MD

Dr. Amsbaugh Sees Patients at:
UTHealth Neurosciences–Texas Medical Center
(713) 486-8000
6400 Fannin Street, Suite 2800
Houston, TX 77030
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