Waqar M. Haque, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Assistant 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

Postoperative chemoradiotherapy versus radiotherapy alone for elderly cervical cancer patients with positive margins, lymph nodes, or parametrial invasion
Cushman, TR, Haque, W, Menon, H, Rusthoven, CG, Butler, EB, Teh, BS & Verma, V 2018, Journal of gynecologic oncology, vol. 29, no. 6, pp. e97. DOI: 10.3802/jgo.2018.29.e97

Omission of chemotherapy for low-grade, luminal A N1 breast cancer: Patterns of care and clinical outcomes
Haque, W, Verma, V, Hatch, S, Klimberg, VS, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Breast, vol. 41, pp. 67-73. DOI: 10.1016/j.breast.2018.06.014

Trends and disparities in the utilization of hypofractionated neoadjuvant radiation therapy for rectal cancer in the United States
Haque, W, Verma, V, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 601-609. DOI: 10.21037/jgo.2018.05.08

Utilization of intensity modulated radiation therapy for anal cancer in the United States
Haque, W, Verma, V, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 466-477. DOI: 10.21037/jgo.2018.03.03

Sequential versus concurrent chemoradiation therapy by surgical margin status in resected non-small cell lung cancer
Verma, V, Moreno, AC, Haque, W, Fang, P & Lin, SH 2018, JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 508-516. DOI: 10.6004/jnccn.2018.7007

Utilization of hysterectomy following chemoradiation for IB2/IIA2 cervical cancer in the national cancer data base
Haque, W, Verma, V, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Anticancer Research, vol. 38, no. 5, pp. 3175-3179. DOI: 10.21873/anticanres.12581

Response rates and pathologic complete response by breast cancer molecular subtype following neoadjuvant chemotherapy
Haque, W, Verma, V, Hatch, S, Suzanne Klimberg, V, Brian Butler, E & Teh, BS 2018, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, pp. 1-9. DOI: 10.1007/s10549-018-4801-3

Utilization of neoadjuvant intensity-modulated radiation therapy and proton beam therapy for esophageal cancer in the United States
Haque, W, Verma, V, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 282-294. DOI: 10.21037/jgo.2017.11.14

Utilization of radiotherapy and stereotactic body radiation therapy for renal cell cancer in the USA
Haque, W, Verma, V, Lewis, GD, Lo, SS, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Future Oncology, vol. 14, no. 9, pp. 819-827. DOI: 10.2217/fon-2017-0536

Omission of radiotherapy in elderly women with early stage metaplastic breast cancer
Haque, W, Verma, V, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Breast, vol. 38, pp. 154-159. DOI: 10.1016/j.breast.2018.01.005

Clinical benefit to regionalization of care for muscle invasive bladder cancer
Haque, W, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Translational Andrology and Urology, vol. 7, pp. S98-S100. DOI: 10.21037/tau.2018.01.05

Concurrent Versus Sequential Chemoradiation Therapy in Completely Resected Pathologic N2 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Propensity-Matched Analysis of the National Cancer Data Base
Moreno, AC, Haque, W, Verma, V, Fang, P & Lin, SH 2018, Annals of Surgical Oncology, pp. 1-9. DOI: 10.1245/s10434-018-6399-4

Trends in Cardiac Mortality in Patients With Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Haque, W, Verma, V, Fakhreddine, M, Butler, EB, Teh, BS & Simone, CB 2018, International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics, vol. 100, no. 2, pp. 470-477. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.10.031

Radiation dose in neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy for esophageal cancer: Patterns of care and outcomes from the National Cancer Data Base
Haque, W, Verma, V, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 80-89. DOI: 10.21037/jgo.2017.09.12

Metaplastic Breast Cancer: Practice Patterns, Outcomes, and the Role of Radiotherapy
Haque, W, Verma, V, Naik, N, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Annals of Surgical Oncology, pp. 1-9. DOI: 10.1245/s10434-017-6316-2

Patterns of Care and Outcomes of Elderly Esophageal Cancer Patients Not Meeting Age-based Criteria of the CROSS Trial
Verma, V, Haque, W, Zheng, D, Osayande, F & Lin, C 2018, American Journal of Clinical Oncology: Cancer Clinical Trials. DOI: 10.1097/COC.0000000000000481

Current Practice and Future Directions for Metaplastic Breast Cancer
Haque, W & Teh, BS 2018, Annals of Surgical Oncology. DOI: 10.1245/s10434-018-6783-0

The Role of Adjuvant Radiation Therapy in Locally Advanced Bladder Cancer
Lewis, GD, Haque, W, Verma, V, Brian Butler, E & Teh, BS 2018, Bladder Cancer, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 205-213. DOI: 10.3233/BLC-180163

The impact of comorbidity on overall survival in elderly nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients: A National Cancer Data Base analysis
Huang, Y, Chen, W, Haque, W, Verma, V, Xing, Y, Teh, BS & Brian Butler, E 2018, Cancer Medicine. DOI: 10.1002/cam4.1377

Adjuvant Management of Pathologic Node–Positive Disease After Definitive Surgery for Clinical T1-2 N0 Rectal Cancer
Polamraju, P, Haque, W, Verma, V, Wiederhold, L, Hatch, S, Butler, EB & Teh, BS 2018, Clinical Colorectal Cancer. DOI: 10.1016/j.clcc.2018.04.001