Tumors within the brain and central nervous system interfere with neurological functions like muscle control, memory, and sensory functions.

Christopher Trevino, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Section of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Areas of Specialty

  • Glioblastoma
  • Astrocytoma
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Meningioma
  • Ependymoma
  • Brain and Spine Metastases
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Primary CNS Lymphoma
  • Neurologic Complications of Cancer

Medical Degree

University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School, 1998

Internship Training

Surgery: Truman Medical Center/St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City – 1999 Pre-Specialty Residency Training

Fellowship Training

Neuro-Oncology: University of Texas – MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2017-2019

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology – Neurology
United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties – Neuro-Oncology

Research Focus

Novel therapeutics for treatment of gliomas, immunotherapy in glioblastoma, mechanisms of treatment resistance in glioblastoma, and the neurologic complications of cancer treatment