Waqar M. Haque, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology, Academic Institute
Associate Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Biography

Dr. Haque is a native Houstonian and attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine. He graduated in 2010 as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.  He completed residency in radiation oncology at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, during which he also spent time training at the MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Publications

Prognostic and predictive impact of MGMT promoter methylation status in high risk grade II glioma
Haque, W, Teh, C, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2022, , Journal of Neuro-Oncology, vol. 157, no. 1, pp. 137-146. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11060-022-03955-3

Adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with invasive lobular carcinoma and use of the 21-gene recurrence score: A National Cancer Database analysis
Weiser, R, Polychronopoulou, E, Hatch, SS, Haque, W, Ghani, HA, He, J, Kuo, YF, Gradishar, WJ & Klimberg, VS 2022, , Cancer. https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.34127

Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Metaplastic Breast Cancer: Response Rates, Management, and Outcomes
Haque, W, Verma, V, Schwartz, MR, Lim, B, Mangalampalli, N, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2022, , Clinical Breast Cancer. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clbc.2022.01.006

Contemporary trends in management of uveal melanoma
Chevli, N, Zuhour, RJ, Messer, JA, Haque, W, Schefler, AC, Bernicker, EH, Chevez-Barrios, P, Farach, AM, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2022, , Journal of Contemporary Brachytherapy, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 123-129. https://doi.org/10.5114/jcb.2022.115210

ASO Visual Abstract: Prognosis and Chemotherapy Use in Breast Cancer Patients with Multiple Lymphatic Micrometastases-An NCDB Analysis
Weiser, R, Polychronopoulou, E, Haque, W, Hatch, SS, He, J, Qiu, S, Markowitz, A, Gradishar, WJ, Kuo, YF & Klimberg, VS 2021, , Annals of Surgical Oncology, vol. 28, pp. 527-528. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-021-10419-x

Time Interval to Initiation of Whole-Brain Radiation Therapy in Patients With Small Cell Lung Cancer With Brain Metastasis
Chevli, N, Hunt, A, Haque, W, Farach, AM, Messer, JA, Sukpraprut-Braaten, S, Bernicker, EH, Zhang, J, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , Advances in Radiation Oncology, vol. 6, no. 6, 100783. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adro.2021.100783

Prognostic Impact of Biologically Equivalent Dose in Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Renal Cancer
Tran, KT, Chevli, NC, Messer, JA, Haque, W, Farach, AM, Satkunasivam, R, Zhang, J, Darcourt, J, Lo, SS, Siva, S, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, vol. 111, no. 3, pp. e262. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2021.07.862

Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy Following Pathologic Complete Nodal Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy
Haque, W, Verma, V, Teh, BS, Butler, EB, Hatch, SS, Desai, M, Arentz, SC, Jain, D, Schwartz, MR, Chevli, N & Farach, AM 2021, , International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, vol. 111, no. 3, pp. e196. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2021.07.707

21-Gene Recurrence Score Predictive for Patients Most Likely to Benefit From Postoperative Radiation Following Breast Conserving Surgery for T1N0 Breast Cancer
Chevli, NC, Haque, W, Tran, KT, Farach, AM, Schwartz, MR, Geyer, CE, Hatch, SS, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, vol. 111, no. 3, pp. e205. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2021.07.728

Surgery in Locally Advanced Esophageal Adenocarcinoma for Patients of Advanced Age or Significant Comorbidities
Jensen, GL, Hammonds, K & Haque, W 2021, , International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, vol. 111, no. 3, pp. e49. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2021.07.381

DMSA-SPECT: A Novel Approach to Nephron Sparing SBRT for Renal Cell Carcinoma
Chevli, N, Chiang, S, Farach, AM, Haque, W, Satkunasivam, R, Bernicker, EH, Pino, R, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , Advances in Radiation Oncology, vol. 6, no. 6, 100719. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adro.2021.100719, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adro.2021.100719

DMSA-SPECT: A Novel Approach to Nephron Sparing SBRT for Renal Cell Carcinoma
Chevli, N, Chiang, S, Farach, AM, Haque, W, Satkunasivam, R, Bernicker, EH, Pino, R, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , Advances in Radiation Oncology, vol. 6, no. 6, 100719. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adro.2021.100719

De-escalation of Endocrine Therapy in Early Hormone Receptor-positive Breast Cancer: When Is Local Treatment Enough?
Weiser, R, Polychronopoulou, E, Kuo, YF, Haque, W, Hatch, SS, Tyler, DS, Gradishar, WJ & Klimberg, VS 2021, , Annals of surgery, vol. 274, no. 4, pp. 654-663. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000005064

Comparison of Survival Outcomes With/Without Adjuvant Radiation Therapy in Desmoplastic Melanoma
Lewis, GD, Guzman, AK, Haque, W, McLellan, BN & Teh, BS 2021, , Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.], vol. 47, no. 10, pp. 1333-1336. https://doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000003177

Postmastectomy radiation therapy following pathologic complete nodal response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy: A prelude to NSABP B-51?
Haque, W, Singh, A, Verma, V, Schwartz, MR, Chevli, N, Hatch, S, Desai, M, Butler, EB, Arentz, C, Farach, A & Teh, BS 2021, , Radiotherapy and Oncology, vol. 162, pp. 52-59. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2021.06.032

Prognostic impact of radiation therapy in tubular carcinoma of the breast
Stauber, J, Chevli, N, Haque, W, Messer, JA, Farach, AM, Schwartz, MR, Geyer, CE, Bonefas, E, Zuhour, R, Wong, A, Hatch, S, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , Radiotherapy and Oncology, vol. 159, pp. 202-208. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2021.03.009

Prognostic and predictive impact of MGMT promoter methylation in grade 3 gliomas
Haque, WM, Thong, E, Andrabi, S, Verma, V, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, vol. 85, pp. 115-121. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2020.12.028

Staged stereotactic radiosurgery decreases symptomatic radionecrosis in large brain metastasis
Chevli, N, Wang, HC, Dubey, P, Haque, W, Farach, AM, Pino, R, Rostomily, RC, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , Anticancer Research, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 1445-1449. https://doi.org/10.21873/ANTICANRES.14902

Staged stereotactic radiosurgery decreases symptomatic radionecrosis in large brain metastasis
Chevli, N, Wang, HC, Dubey, P, Haque, W, Farach, AM, Pino, R, Rostomily, RC, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , Anticancer Research, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 1445-1449. https://doi.org/10.21873/anticanres.14902

Management, outcomes, and prognostic factors of adult primary spinal cord gliomas
Haque, WM, Verma, V, Barber, S, Tremont, IW, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2021, , Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, vol. 84, pp. 8-14. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2020.12.015