Christopher Moertel, MD

Christopher Moertel, MD

Pediatric Neuro-Oncologist

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neurofibromatosis-Associated Neoplasia
  • Pediatric Neuro-Oncology
  • Rare Pediatric Tumors
  • Therapy of Children with Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX


  • Mayo Clinic/Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester MN

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2008, 2010, 2012, 2016-2019)
  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2016-2018)
  • Best Doctors in America (2007-2013)


  • Clinical Director, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology, University of Minnesota
  • Clinical Director, Children's Tumor Foundation Neurofibromatosis Clinic Network, Minnesota Neurofibromatosis Clinic Without Walls Affiliate Clinic

Academic Information


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