Clarissa Febles Henson, M.D.

Dr. Clarissa Febles Henson, Chairman, Radiation Oncology, brings a highly regarded reputation and expertise to provide expanded radiotherapy capabilities to Trinitas Comprehensive Cancer Center's nationally rated radiation oncology program. Dr. Henson is board-certified and served as the Director of Women's Services at Cooper University Hospital's Department of Radiation Oncology and most recently as a radiation oncologist at Monmouth Medical Center. Dr. Henson has first-authored five publications including one book chapter and has presented abstracts at both national and international radiation oncology meetings. Dr. Henson has an outstanding resume of clinical accomplishments, including clinical trial research utilizing Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy in the treatment of gynecologic cancers. She also has specialized training and experience in the latest radiotherapy technologies including Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy, high- and low-dose rate Brachytherapy for Gynecologic and Prostate Cancer, Mammosite Brachytherapy for partial breast irradiation and Stereotactic Radiosurgery for the treatment of CNS tumors and trigeminal neuralgia.

Dr. Henson received the A. Robert Kagan Fellowship in Palliative Care from the American College of Radiation Oncology and has been recognized by the Hispanic American Medical Association of New Jersey for her outstanding medical achievements.

Fluent in Spanish, Dr. Henson can offer patients bilingual care and treatment.

About Dr. Henson

Board Certifications:

  • Radiation Oncology

Medical School:

  • UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ


  • Chief Resident, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA


  • St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center, New York, NY


  • A. Robert Kagan Fellowship in Palliative Care, American College of Radiation Oncology


  • Hispanic American Medical Association Award: awarded for highest academic achievement in the State of New Jersey


  • English, Spanish