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Pediatric Brain Tumor Specialists

The following Brain Tumor team members specialize in treating children with brain tumors. Please note, not all of our specialists are available at every location. Select their names to learn more about their special interest areas and locations.

Sandi K. Lam

Sandi K. Lam, MD, MBA

Division Head, Neurosurgery; David G. McLone, MD, PhD Professorship in Pediatric Neurosurgery

Call 1.800.543.7362

Angela Waanders

Angela Waanders, MD, MPH

Director, Precision Medicine Oncology; Program Director, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Fellowship; Executive Board Chair, Children's Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium; Max Lacewell Endowed Brain Tumor Research Scholar

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Tord D. Alden, MD

Tord D. Alden, MD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Chief Medical Informatics Officer; Co-Director of Skull Base Surgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

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Rudy J. Allen, MD

Rudy J. Allen, MD

Attending Physician, Hematology/Oncology

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Oren J. Becher, MD

Oren J. Becher, MD

Attending Physician, Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-Oncology & Stem Cell Transplant; Rory David Deutsch Malignant Brain Tumor Research Scholar

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Robin M. Bowman, MD

Robin M. Bowman, MD

Director, Multidisciplinary Spina Bifida Center; Co-Director, Fetal Neurosurgery, The Chicago Institute for Fetal Health; Medical Director, Camp Independence; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

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Michael G. DeCuypere

Michael G. DeCuypere, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Eleanor Clarke Research Scholar in Developmental Neurobiology Research

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Arthur J. DiPatri, Jr.

Arthur J. DiPatri, Jr., MD

Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

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Alicia C. Lenzen

Alicia C. Lenzen, MD

Attending Physician, Hematology/Oncology

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Ashley S. Plant-Fox

Ashley S. Plant-Fox, MD

Attending Physician, Hematology, Oncology, Neuro-Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation; A.M. Khokhar Research Scholar

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Tadanori Tomita, MD

Tadanori Tomita, MD

Medical Director, Falk Brain Tumor Center; Attending Physician, Neurosurgery; Yeager Professorship in Pediatric Neurosurgery; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

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Erin McDonough

Erin McDonough, MSN, APRN-NP, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Hematology/Oncology

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Kathy Romanski

Kathy Romanski, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

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Stacy Speck

Stacy Speck, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

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Megan R. Urban

Megan R. Urban, APRN-NP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Hematology/Oncology/Stem Cell Transplant

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Reema L. Habiby, MD

Reema L. Habiby, MD

Attending Physician, Endocrinology

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Robert H. Listernick

Robert H. Listernick, MD

Director, Diagnostic and Consultation Services

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