Suhong Yu, PhD

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology

Suhong Yu


Suhong Yu was born in Sichuan, China. She received her B.S. degree in materials physics, in 2006, from Sichuan University, China, and M.S. in physics from northern Illinois University, Dekalb, IL. She then received her PhD in medical physics at University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 2013. She then started her two-year residency in clinical medical physics at University of California-Irvine medical center, department of Radiation Oncology. Currently, Dr. Yu is an Assistant professor in the school of medicine at University of Rochester medical center.

Other Positions

  • Boston Medical Center


  • University of Wisconsin Madison, PhD
  • Northern Illinois University, MS
  • Sichuan University, BS


  • Published on 8/27/2022

    Xu H, Cheston SB, Gopal A, Zhang B, Chen S, Yu S, Hall A, Dudley S. A study of skin marker alignment using different diamond-shaped light fields for prone breast external-beam radiation therapy. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2022 Nov; 23(11):e13772. PMID: 36029043.

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  • Published on 2/9/2021

    Yu S, Xu H, Zhang Y, Zhang X, Dyer MA, Hirsch AE, Tam Truong M, Zhen H. Knowledge-based planning in robotic intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery treatments. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2021 Mar; 22(3):48-54. PMID: 33560592.

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  • Published on 6/10/2020

    Yu S, Xu H, Sinclair A, Zhang X, Langner U, Mak K. Dosimetric and planning efficiency comparison for lung SBRT: CyberKnife vs VMAT vs knowledge-based VMAT. Med Dosim. 2020 Winter; 45(4):346-351. PMID: 32532613.

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  • Published on 8/6/2018

    Lee CL, Dietrich MC, Desai UG, Das A, Yu S, Xiang HF, Jaffe CC, Hirsch AE, Bloch BN. A 3D-Printed Patient-Specific Phantom for External Beam Radiation Therapy of Prostate Cancer. J Eng Sci Med Diagn Ther. 2018 Nov; 1(4). PMID: 30775692.

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  • Published on 8/3/2018

    Vuong W, Garg R, Bourgeois DJ, Yu S, Sehgal V, Daroui P. Dosimetric comparison of deep-inspiration breath-hold and free-breathing treatment delivery techniques for left-sided breast cancer using 3D surface tracking. Med Dosim. 2019 Autumn; 44(3):193-198. PMID: 30078605.

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  • Published on 11/1/2017

    Yu S, Van Veen BD, Lutter WJ, Wakai RT. Fetal QT Interval Estimation Using Sequential Hypothesis Testing. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2017 11; 64(11):2704-2710. PMID: 28182551.

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  • Published on 9/2/2016

    Yu S, Sehgal V, Al-Ghazi M, Lawrenson L, Wei R, Kuo J, Daroui P, Ramsinghani N. Response to Letter to the Editor: Regarding "The dosimetric impact of image guided radiation therapy by intratumoral fiducial markers". Pract Radiat Oncol. 2017 Jan - Feb; 7(1):e87. PMID: 27889537.

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  • Published on 8/9/2016

    Wei R, Chaurasia A, Yu S, Lall C, Klempner SJ. Focal Hepatic Fluorodeoxyglucose Uptake Mimics Liver Metastasis Following External Beam Radiation for Gastroesophageal Cancers: A Case and Review of the Literature. J Clin Imaging Sci. 2016; 6:30. PMID: 27625896.

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  • Published on 6/2/2016

    Connor M, Wei RL, Yu S, Sehgal V, Klempner SJ, Daroui P. Radiation dermatitis caused by a bolus effect from an abdominal compression device. Med Dosim. 2016; 41(3):221-4. PMID: 27264694.

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  • Published on 12/20/2015

    Yu S, Ronald Wakai T. In utero Diagnosis of Long QT Syndrome: Challenges, Progress, and the Future. J Pregnancy Child Health. 2015; 3(1). PMID: 27689137.

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