Cesar A. Perez, M.D.

Cesar A. Perez, M.D.

Cesar A. Perez, M.D.

Cesar A. Perez, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
James Graham Brown Cancer Center
529 South Jackson Street
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-2522 - Academic Office
502-562-4370 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Hematology; Medical Oncology; Head & Neck and Lung Cancer

 

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Medical Oncology / Hematology

Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Panama
  • Residency: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science; Cleveland Clinic Florida
  • Fellowship: University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

 

Featured Publications

  • Perez CA, Wu X, Amsbaugh MJ, Gosain R, Claudino WM, Yusuf M, Roberts T, Jain D, Jenson A, Khanal S, Silverman CI, Tennant P, Bumpous JM, Dunlap NE, Rai SN, Redman RA. High-dose versus weekly cisplatin definitive chemoradiotherapy for HPV-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Oral Oncol. 2017 Apr;67:24-28. doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2017.01.010. Epub 2017 Feb 3. PubMed PMID: 28351577.
  • Srinivasamaharaj S, Salame BK, Rios-Perez J, Kloecker G, Perez CA. The role of alectinib in the treatment of advanced ALK-rearranged non-small-cell lung cancer. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2016 Dec;16(12):1227-1233. Epub 2016 Nov 3. PubMed PMID: 27744726.
  • Amsbaugh MJ, Yusuf M, Cash E, Silverman C, Wilson E, Bumpous J, Potts K, Perez C, Bert R, Redman R, Dunlap N. Distribution of Cervical Lymph Node Metastases From Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oropharynx in the Era of Risk Stratification Using Human Papillomavirus and Smoking Status. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 Oct 1;96(2):349-53. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2016.06.2450. Epub 2016 Jun 25. PubMed PMID: 27598805.
  • Amsbaugh MJ, Yusuf M, Silverman C, Bumpous J, Perez CA, Potts K, Tennant P, Redman R, Dunlap N. Organ preservation with neoadjuvant chemoradiation in patients with orbit invasive sinonasal cancer otherwise requiring exenteration. Radiat Oncol J. 2016 Sep;34(3):209-215. Epub 2016 Sep 5. PubMed PMID: 27592515; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5066443.
  • Bertke MH, Shaughnessy JN, Forsthoefel MK, Cash LD, Silverman CL, Bumpous JM, Potts KL, Redman RA, Perez CA, Dunlap NE. Prognostic significance of HPV status in postoperative squamous-cell carcinoma of the head and neck. J Community Support Oncol. 2016 May;14(5):215-20. doi: 10.12788/jcso.0252. PubMed PMID: 27258054.
  • Finnegan TS, Bhatt NH, Shaughnessy JN, Perez C, Redman R, Silverman C, Bumpous J, Potts K, Dunlap NE. Cyclical hypofractionated radiotherapy technique for palliative treatment of locally advanced head and neck cancer: institutional experience and review of palliative regimens. J Community Support Oncol. 2016 Jan;14(1):29-36. doi: 10.12788/jcso.0201. PubMed PMID: 26870840.
  • Khanal S, Joh J, Kwon AM, Zahin M, Perez CA, Dunlap NE, Silverman CL, Tennant PA, Potts KL, Kloecker GH, Bumpous JM, Ghim SJ, Jenson AB, Redman RA. Human papillomavirus E7 serology and association with p16 immunohistochemistry in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Exp Mol Pathol. 2015 Oct;99(2):335-40. doi: 10.1016/j.yexmp.2015.06.018. Epub 2015 Jun 24. PubMed PMID: 26116154.
  • Wang E, Karedan T, Perez CA. New insights in the treatment of radioiodine refractory differentiated thyroid carcinomas: to lenvatinib and beyond. Anticancer Drugs. 2015 Aug;26(7):689-97. doi: 10.1097/CAD.0000000000000247. Review. PubMed PMID: 25974026.
  • Kanaan Z, Kloecker GH, Paintal A, Perez CA. Novel targeted therapies for resistant ALK-rearranged non-small-cell lung cancer: ceritinib and beyond. Onco Targets Ther. 2015 Apr 20;8:885-92. doi: 10.2147/OTT.S67262. eCollection 2015. Review. PubMed PMID: 25945060; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4408973.
  • Perez CA, Velez M, Raez LE, Santos ES. Overcoming the resistance to crizotinib in patients with non-small cell lung cancer harboring EML4/ALK translocation. Lung Cancer. 2014 May;84(2):110-5. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2014.02.001. Epub 2014 Feb 8. Review. PubMed PMID: 24598368.