Timothy Joseph Kruser

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Research Interests

Dr. Kruser focuses on the treatment of both benign and malignant brain tumors, brain metastases, as well as lung cancer and skin cancer. His current research efforts focus on radiosurgery and stereotactic radiation techniques in these areas to minimize toxicities, integration of palliative services into the radiation oncology clinic, and collaborative clinical trial efforts with surgeons and medical oncologists.

Training Experience

2008Postdoctoral Fellowship, Paul P. Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center
2009Internship, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics
2013Residency, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Wisconsin

… → 2006


  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain Cancer / Nervous System Cancer
  • Lung Cancer / Chest Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Oncology
  • Quality of Life
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spinal Column Tumors

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Grants 2016 2018

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Research Output 2008 2019

Lymphopenia predicts response to stereotactic radiosurgery in lung cancer patients with brain metastases

Li, Y. D., Lamano, J. B., Kaur, G., Lamano, J. B., Veliceasa, D., Biyashev, D., Kruser, T. J. & Bloch, O., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of Neuro-Oncology. 143, 2, p. 337-347 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung Neoplasms
Neoplasm Metastasis

NRG brain tumor specialists consensus guidelines for glioblastoma contouring

Kruser, T. J., Bosch, W. R., Badiyan, S. N., Bovi, J. A., Ghia, A. J., Kim, M. M., Solanki, A. A., Sachdev, S., Tsien, C., Wang, T. J. C., Mehta, M. P. & McMullen, K. P., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Neuro-Oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Neoplasms
Arteriovenous Malformations
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations

Stereotactic radiosurgery for the treatment of brain metastasis from gastrointestinal primary cancers

Paudel, N., Helenowski, I., Kane, L., Sachdev, S., Bloch, O., Tate, M. C., Chandler, J. P. & Kruser, T. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Radiosurgery and SBRT. 6, 1, p. 27-34 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Neoplasm Metastasis

Symptomatic radiation necrosis in brain metastasis patients treated with stereotactic radiosurgery and immunotherapy

Weingarten, N., Kruser, T. J. & Bloch, O., Apr 1 2019, In : Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 179, p. 14-18 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoplasm Metastasis