Scott C. Lester, M.D.

  1. Radiation Oncologist
  1. Manzar GS, Lester SC, Routman DM, Harmsen WS, Petersen MM, Sloan JA, Mundy DW, Hunzeker AE, Amundson AC, Anderson JL, Patel SH, Garces YI, Halyard MY, McGee LA, Neben-Wittich MA, Ma DJ, Frank SJ, Whitaker TJ, Foote RL. Comparative analysis of acute toxicities and patient reported outcomes between intensity-modulated proton therapy (IMPT) and volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) for the treatment of oropharyngeal cancer. Radiother Oncol. 2020 Jun; 147:64-74 Epub 2020 Mar 29
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  2. Lester SC, Taparra K, Petersen MM, Funk RK, Blanchard MJ, Young PM, Herrmann J, Hunzeker AE, Schultz HL, McCollough C, Tasson AM, Leng S, Martenson JA, Deisher AJ, Whitaker TJ, Williamson EE, Laack NN. Electrocardiogram-Gated Computed Tomography with Coronary Angiography for Cardiac Substructure Delineation and Sparing in Patients with Mediastinal Lymphomas Treated with Radiation Therapy. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2020 Mar - Apr; 10 (2):104-111 Epub 2019 Nov 26
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  3. King BJ, Lester SC, Tolkachjov SN, Davis MDP, Gibson LE, Martenson JA. Skin-directed radiation therapy for cutaneous lymphoma: The Mayo Clinic experience. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2020 Mar; 82 (3):634-641 Epub 2019 July 22
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  4. Gergelis KR, Kreofsky CR, Choo CS, Viehman J, Harmsen WS, Lester SC, Pisansky TM, Davis BJ, Stish BJ, Choo R. Outcomes and Profiles of Older Patients Receiving Definitive Radiation Therapy for Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer at a Tertiary Medical Center. Pract Radiat Oncol. 2020 Feb 26 [Epub ahead of print]
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  5. Evans JD, Harper Riley, Petersen Molly, Harmsen WS, Anand A, Hunzeker Ashley, Deiter Noelle, Schultz Heather, Jethwa KR, Lester SC, Routman D, Ma DJ, Garces YI, Neben-Wittich MA, Laack NN, Beltran C, Patel SH, McGee L, Rwigema J, Mundy DW, Foote RL. The Importance of Verification Computed Tomography Quality Assurance Scans in Patients Treated with Spot-Scanning Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy for Head and Neck Cancers IJROBP, June 2019. 2019.
  6. Routman DM, Garant A, Lester SC, Day CN, Harmsen WS, Sanheuza CT, Yoon HH, Neben-Wittich MA, Martenson JA, Haddock MG, Hallemeier CL, Merrell KW. A Comparison of Grade 4 Lymphopenia With Proton Versus Photon Radiation Therapy for Esophageal Cancer. Adv Radiat Oncol. 2019 Jan-Mar; 4 (1):63-69 Epub 2019 Jan 17
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  7. Holliday EB, Lester SC, Harmsen WS, Eng C, Haddock MG, Krishnan S, Das P, Hallemeier CL. Extended-Field Chemoradiation Therapy for Definitive Treatment of Anal Canal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Involving the Para-Aortic Lymph Nodes. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Sep 1; 102 (1):102-108 Epub 2018 May 05
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  8. Choo R, Kazemba B, Choo CS, Lester SC, Whitaker T. Proton Therapy for Stage IIA-B Seminoma: A New Standard of Care for Treating Retroperitoneal Nodes. Int J Part Ther. 2018 Fall; 5 (2):50-57 Epub 2018 Nov 30
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  9. Gits HC, Lester SC, McGrath LA, Martenson JA. Complete response of pleural effusions caused by extramedullary hematopoiesis to low-dose, single fraction palliative radiation therapy: Case report and literature review. Adv Radiat Oncol. 2018 Jul-Sep; 3 (3):463-466 Epub 2018 May 25
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  10. Lester SC. Proton beam therapy poses lower risk for older esophageal cancer patients. FOREFRONT. 2018; 7(1). Epub 2019 Jul 01.
  11. Lester SC, Lin SH, Chuong M, Bhooshan N, Liao Z, Arnett AL, James SE, Evans JD, Spears GM, Komaki R, Haddock MG, Mehta MP, Hallemeier CL, Merrell KW. A Multi-institutional Analysis of Trimodality Therapy for Esophageal Cancer in Elderly Patients. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 Jul 15; 98 (4):820-828 Epub 2017 Feb 20
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  12. Randolph DM, McTyre E, Klepin H, Peiffer AM, Ayala-Peacock D, Lester S, Laxton AW, Dohm A, Tatter SB, Shaw EG, Chan MD. Impact of radiosurgical management of geriatric patients with brain metastases: Clinical and quality of life outcomes. J Radiosurg SBRT. 2017; 5 (1):35-42
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  13. Fife TA, Butler SG, Langmore SE, Lester S, Wright SC Jr, Kemp S, Grace-Martin K, Lintzenich CR. Use of topical nasal anesthesia during flexible endoscopic evaluation of swallowing in dysphagic patients. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2015 Mar; 124 (3):206-11 Epub 2014 Sept 09
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  14. Kilburn JM, Lester SC, Lucas JT Jr, Soike MH, Blackstock AW, Kearns WT, Hinson WH, Miller AA, Petty WJ, Munley MT, Urbanic JJ. Management of mediastinal relapse after treatment with stereotactic body radiotherapy or accelerated hypofractionated radiotherapy for stage I/II non-small-cell lung cancer. J Thorac Oncol. 2014 Apr; 9 (4):572-6
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  15. Lester SC, Taksler GB, Kuremsky JG, Lucas JT Jr, Ayala-Peacock DN, Randolph DM, Bourland JD, Laxton AW, Tatter SB, Chan MD. Clinical and economic outcomes of patients with brain metastases based on symptoms: an argument for routine brain screening of those treated with upfront radiosurgery. Cancer. 2014; 120(3):433-41. Epub 2013 Oct 21.
  16. Lester S, Langmore SE, Lintzenich CR, Wright SC, Grace-Martin K, Fife T, Butler SG. The effects of topical anesthetic on swallowing during nasoendoscopy. Laryngoscope. 2013 Jul; 123 (7):1704-8 Epub 2013 Apr 02
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