Meet Your Head & Neck Cancer Team

Benefit from the most advanced care for head and neck cancers at Montefiore Einstein Comprehensive Cancer Center in the Bronx. Here you can expect the latest treatments, guidance and support. Our expert team includes hematologists, oncologists, and other cancer specialists. You’ll receive a treatment plan tailored to your needs and the best care available for head and neck cancers. We’ll focus on what all cancer patients need most—healing and hope.

Team Leaders

Our experienced specialists direct our head and neck cancer team. They ensure you receive the most effective and safe treatments for your cancer. 

Rafi Kabarriti, MD

Attending Physician, Radiation Oncology, Montefiore Medical Center

Team Members

Our team offers well-rounded, whole-person care. Together we help you have the best outcomes. And we’ll provide the best possible quality of life during and after your treatment.

Anne Barmettler, MD

Director, Oculoplastics Service

Michelle Bina

Michelle Bina

Genetic Counselor

Evan S. Garfein, MD

Chief, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Madhur K. Garg, MD, MBA

Clinical Director, Radiation Oncology

Balazs Halmos, MD, MS

Associate Director, Clinical Science, Montefiore Einstein Comprehensive Cancer Center

Shalom Kalnicki, MD

Associate Director, Clinical Affairs, Montefiore Einstein Comprehensive Cancer Center

Susan D. Klugman, MD

Director, Reproductive and Medical Genetics

Stuart H. Packer, MD

Clinical Director, Medical Oncology Service, Weiler Campus

Richard V. Smith, MD, Fellow American College of Surgeons

Chair, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery

Oren M. Tepper, MD

Director of the Craniofacial Surgery Program, Children's Hospital at Montefiore