Patricia Lou Robertson MD

Professor, Pediatrics
Pediatric Neurology, Pediatrics
Clinical Interests:

Pediatric brain tumors, CNS tumors, neurological complications of childhood cancer, tuberous sclerosis and neurofibromatosis



Medical School or Training

  • Wayne State University, 1978


  • Children's Hospital of Michigan, Pediatrics, MI, 1981


  • Pediatric Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, 1984

  • Pediatric Neuro-Oncology, New York University - Bellevue Medical Center, 1992

Board Certification

  • Neurology w/Spec Qual Child Neuro

  • Pediatrics


Treatment of Pediatric Brain Tumors


Dr. Patricia Robertson, M.D., earned a medical degree at Wayne State University Medical School in Detroit and completed a residency in pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Michigan. She then went on to a fellowship in pediatric neurology at the University of Michigan and trained in pediatric neuro-oncology at New York University Medical Center. Dr. Robertson joined the University of Michigan faculty in 1988. She has a special interest in clinical pediatric neuro-oncology focusing on the evaluation of response, outcome and late effects on the developing nervous system; current treatment strategies for children with central nervous malignancies; and in the development of innovative treatment approaches for this population.