Richard L Tower, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 2007
Associate professor, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
877-607-5280 (appointment)
414-266-2420 (clinic)
414-955-4170 (office)

Overview

Best Doctors 2013Dr. Tower is a board-certified pediatric oncologist, with a special interest in the care of patients with leukemia, lymphoma, relapsed leukemia or lymphadenopathy, as well as managing general pediatric oncology disorders. Through his work with the Children’s Oncology Group, he is attempting to improve outcomes in children with relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). He is the director of the pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship program, in charge of training the next generation of pediatric oncologists. Dr. Tower feels that families play a vital role in the care of a child with cancer and works with them to provide the best, most informed care possible.

Certifications
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Areas of Interest
  • Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Relapsed leukemia

Education & Awards

Education
  • 2007, University of Minnesota -Twin Cities, None
  • 2001, UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, MD
Residency
  • 2004, Indiana University School of Medicine
Fellowship
  • 2007, University of Minnesota -Twin Cities
Awards
  • Best Doctors in America 2013

Research & Publications