Pediatric Neuro-Oncology

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The neuro-oncology program provides care for children with tumors of the brain or spinal cord. The child is seen by a multidisciplinary team that includes a neurosurgeon, endocrinologist, social worker, nurse coordinator and oncologist.

Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Conditions We Treat

Patients diagnosed with brain tumors such as:

  • Astrocytoma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Glioma
  • Ependymoma
  • Others

Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Services We Offer

  • Evaluation and treatment
  • Ongoing follow up
  • Referral for community services

Meet Our Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Team 

Medical Director: Emmett Broxson Jr, MD

Laurence Kleiner, MD, neurosurgeon

Paul Breyer, MD, endocrinologist

Heather Tallet, RN, nurse coordinator

Pam Byers, MSW, social worker


Appointments are made by referral only from a physician.




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