Dr. Joana S. Emmolo, MD

RADIATION ONCOLOGY

Clinical Interests

Brain tumors and breast cancer – focusing on accelerated and minimally invasive treatment options for both disease sites.

Training

Dr. Emmolo is board-certified in radiation oncology.

Bio

Dr. Joana Emmolo is the Director of Radiation Oncology at The Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center and heads the Stereotacic Radiosurgery Treatment Program for brain tumors at Atlantic Health System. She specializes in brain tumors and breast cancer – with a focus on accelerated and minimally invasive treatment options for both disease sites.

She is an NJ Monthly Top Doc and recipient of a 2016 Overlook Medical Center Clinical Excellence Award as well as a President’s Award in 2018, for her unwavering dedication to outstanding patient care. Dr. Emmolo is a member of various tumor boards at the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center and The Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center. Over the past 10 years she has participated in the treatment of nearly two thousand brain tumor patients.

She attended the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark, NJ and served as Chief Resident at New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, NY.

Dr. Emmolo is multi-lingual, speaking Spanish and Italian.