was born in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. After graduating from Central High School, he entered the 5 year combined BS/MD program, earning his BS in 1972 from the Pennsylvania State University and his MD in 1974 from Jefferson Medical College. After doing an Internal Medicine internship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, he did his Radiation Oncology residency in San Francisco at UCSF finishing in 1978. He served as chief resident from 1/1/78 through 6/30/78.
Dr. Blumberg then moved back to Philadelphia to become an assistant professor in the Dept. of Radiation Therapy at The University of Pennsylvania. He moved to Baltimore in November 1981 to become the vice chairman of the newly created Department of Radiation Oncology at The Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC).
Dr. Blumberg is a diplomate of The American Board of Radiology since 1978. He recertified in 2000. He is a Fellow of The American College of Radiology.
Dr. Blumberg has served as president of the Baltimore County Medical Association as well as Med Chi, the Maryland State Medical Society. He also has served as president of the Maryland Medical Breast Society and Smoke Free Maryland. Nationally he has served on the board of The American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (2001-2008) and has served on the board of The American College of Radiology (ACR) since 2003.
He currently serves as ACR’s Chairperson of the Commission on Radiation Oncology. He also is a delegate to the American Medical Association for the ACR.
Locally, Dr. Blumberg has served on the Board of GBMC (1994-2004) and serves on the Board of both The Maryland Radiological Society and the Medical Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland.
To schedule a radiation oncology consultation with Dr. Blumberg please contact
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
6701 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21204
Tel: (443) 849-2540
Fax: (443) 849-2595