Pediatric Neuro-Oncology

Print this page Bookmark and Share

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.




Free parenting enewsletter

Finding trusted child health and safety information doesn't have to be hard. eGrowing Together offers the latest health, safety and parenting information from our experts delivered to your inbox every month.

Sign up now!

Stay Connected

Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Visit Our Blog Youtube Caring Bridge

Upcoming Events

Wear a red shirt and join community partners walking from Our Lady of the Rosary School to the Kroc Center

Child car seat safety check by certified technicians

Blue Ribbon Nite Gala to support the Child Advocacy Center of Warren County

Join us for this special one night only event to raise money for Dayton Children's! Mingle with several of your favorite Dayton media celebrities including Nancy Wilson and several WHIO-TV personalities. Country Music superstars Maddie & Tae and RaeLynn will be performing live!

View full event calendarView full event calendar

Our Services

Pediatric experts in more than 35 specialty areas


The Children's Medical Center of Dayton Dayton Children's
The Right Care for the Right Reasons

One Children's Plaza - Dayton, Ohio - 45404-1815