Priya U Kumthekar, MD

Priya U Kumthekar, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology (Neuro-oncology) and Medicine (Hematology and Oncology)


Administrative office: 312-503-1818
Clinic (for patients): 312-695-7950

Abbott Hall Suite 1123
710 N Lake Shore Drive
Chicago IL 60611

Hospital Affiliations

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Education and Certification

MD: Northeastern Ohio University (2007)
Internship: Evanston Hospital, Medicine (2008)
Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center, Neurology (2011)
Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center, Neuro-Oncology (2012)
Board Certification: Neurology


Description of Interests

My interests include treating primary brain tumors such as gliomas and meningiomas. I also have a specific interest in metastatic disease to the brain from systemic cancers such as melanoma, lung and breast cancer and lead multiple trials in both primary brain tumors and metastatic disease. I am interested in providing novel care to my patients while maintaining quality of life.

Interests (Keywords)

Cancer: Brain and Nervous System; Neuro-Oncology; Neurology

Research and Publications

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