Timothy Joseph Kruser

  • 1062 Citations

Research output per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

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-Milwaukee

… → 2006

Research interests

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

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Timothy Joseph Kruser is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 13 Similar Profiles

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.


Research Output

A multi-institutional analysis of clinical outcomes and patterns of care of 1p/19q codeleted oligodendrogliomas treated with adjuvant or salvage radiation therapy

Lin, A. J., Kane, L. T., Molitoris, J. K., Smith, D. R., Dahiya, S., Badiyan, S. N., Wang, T. J. C., Kruser, T. J. & Huang, J., Jan 1 2020, In : Journal of Neuro-Oncology. 146, 1, p. 121-130 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Beyond an Updated Graded Prognostic Assessment (Breast GPA): A Prognostic Index and Trends in Treatment and Survival in Breast Cancer Brain Metastases From 1985 to Today

    Sperduto, P. W., Mesko, S., Li, J., Cagney, D., Aizer, A., Lin, N. U., Nesbit, E., Kruser, T. J., Chan, J., Braunstein, S., Lee, J., Kirkpatrick, J. P., Breen, W., Brown, P. D., Shi, D., Shih, H. A., Soliman, H., Sahgal, A., Shanley, R., Sperduto, W. & 19 others, Lou, E., Everett, A., Boggs, D. H., Masucci, L., Roberge, D., Remick, J., Plichta, K., Buatti, J. M., Jain, S., Gaspar, L. E., Wu, C. C., Wang, T. J. C., Bryant, J., Chuong, M., Yu, J., Chiang, V., Nakano, T., Aoyama, H. & Mehta, M. P., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations

    Cost-effectiveness of lung MRI in lung cancer screening

    Allen, B. D., Schiebler, M. L., Sommer, G., Kauczor, H. U., Biederer, J., Kruser, T. J., Carr, J. C. & Hazen, G., Mar 1 2020, In : European Radiology. 30, 3, p. 1738-1746 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations

    Extensive brainstem infiltration, not mass effect, is a common feature of end-stage cerebral glioblastomas

    Drumm, M. R., Dixit, K. S., Grimm, S., Kumthekar, P., Lukas, R. V., Raizer, J. J., Stupp, R., Chheda, M. G., Kam, K. L., McCord, M., Sachdev, S., Kruser, T., Steffens, A., Javier, R., McCortney, K. & Horbinski, C., Apr 15 2020, In : Neuro-oncology. 22, 4, p. 470-479 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Hippocampal avoidance during whole-brain radiotherapy plus memantine for patients with brain metastases: Phase III trial NRG oncology CC001

    Brown, P. D., Gondi, V., Pugh, S., Tome, W. A., Wefel, J. S., Armstrong, T. S., Bovi, J. A., Robinson, C., Konski, A., Khuntia, D., Grosshans, D., Benzinger, T. L. S., Bruner, D., Gilbert, M. R., Roberge, D., Kundapur, V., Devisetty, K., Shah, S., Usuki, K., Anderson, B. M. & 10 others, Stea, B., Yoon, H., Li, J., Laack, N. N., Kruser, T. J., Chmura, S. J., Shi, W., Deshmukh, S., Mehta, M. P. & Kachnic, L. A., Apr 1 2020, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 38, 10, p. 1019-1029 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 16 Scopus citations