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Salner, Andrew, MD, FACR, FASTRO

Medical Director, Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at Hartford Hospital





Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Not Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Radiation Oncology

Areas of Expertise
Brachytherapy, Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Genitourinary Cancer, Head & Neck Cancers, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, Melanoma, Prostate Cancer, Skin Cancer, Thoracic Cancers

Hospitals and Organizations

  • Hartford Hospital
  • Integrated Care Partners


Medical School
Brown University School of Medicine

Hartford Hospital ‐ Medicine
Joint Center for Radiation Therapy, Harvard Medical School (Boston) ‐ Radiation Oncology
Harvard School of Medicine

Brown University

Professional Organizations

  • American Society for Radiation Oncology, Fellow
  • American College of Radiology, Fellow
  • Hartford Hospital Board of Directors
  • Connecticut Cancer Partnership Board of Directo
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology


Dr. Salner has been a volunteer for the American Cancer Society (ACS) since 1981. He has served on and chaired numerous unit, division, and national ACS committees and boards.

Dr. Salner has received numerous awards and honors including the American Cancer Society, St. George Medal and Lane Adams Quality of Life Award. He was awarded a Fellowship in the American College of Radiology and has written numerous articles and book chapters.

His current areas of research include cancer communications for patients and families, cancer early detection for the under-served and preparedness for radio-logic terrorism.


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