Ruth Oratz, MD

  • Specialties: Solid Tumors, Oncology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-731-5760

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

breast cancer, prevention of cancer, cancer hormonal therapy, cancer screening, cancer chemotherapy, cancer care



  • Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Firm Chief Dept of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • AB Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)
  • AB Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Education and Training

  • 1988
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology
  • 1985
  • Residency, Bellevue Hospital Center, Medicine
  • 1982
  • MD from Albert Einstein College Of Med


Locations and Appointments

39 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicare
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Medical Oncology Associates
160 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-731-5760

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My Research

Breast Cancer Cancer Genetics Female Malignancies Women's Health


  • Clinical Trial Evidence of the Antitumor Activity of Topical Imiquimod for Breast Cancer Skin Metastases

    Adams, Sylvia; Novik, Yelena; Oratz, Ruth; Axelrod, Deborah; Speyer, James; Tiersten, Amy; Goldberg, Judith D; Bhardwaj, Nina; Unutmaz, Derya; Demaria, Sandra; Formenti, Silvia 2014 Aug; 445-445, Journal of clinical oncology — id: 1105352, year: 2014, page: 445, stat: LETTER
  • Cancer Risk Assessment Using Genetic Panel Testing: Considerations for Clinical Application

    Hiraki, Susan; Rinella, Erica S; Schnabel, Freya; Oratz, Ruth; Ostrer, Harry 2014 Mar; 168-175, Journal of genetic counseling — id: 958122, year: 2014, page: 168, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Novel combination of toll-like receptor (TLR)-7 agonist imiquimod and local radiotherapy in the treatment of breast cancer chest wall recurrences or skin metastases

    Janosky, M D; Demaria, S; Novik, Y; Oratz, R; Tiersten, A; Goldberg, J D; Wang, E; Marincola, F; Formenti, S; Adams, S 2013 20 May 2013; -, Journal of clinical oncology — id: 451782, year: 2013
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