Stephanie Perkins, MD

Stephanie Perkins, MD

Radiation Oncologist

Primary Academic Title

S. Lee Kling Endowed Professor of Radiation Oncology, Director, S. Lee Kling Proton Therapy Center, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Pediatric cancer, sarcoma, brain tumors, leukemia


  • 2005: MD, University of Tennessee, Memphis


  • 2005 - 2006: Intern, internal medicine, University of Tennessee, Memphis
  • 2006 - 2010: Resident, radiation oncology, Washington University, St. Louis

Board Certification

  • 2011: American Board of Radiology, Radiation Oncology

Selected Research Publications

Cognitive deficits and altered functional brain network organization in pediatric brain tumor patients.
  • Seitzman BA, Anandarajah H, Dworetsky A, [...] Perkins SM
  • Brain Imaging Behav 2023
Pediatric Experience and Outcomes from the First Single-Vault Compact Proton Therapy Center.
  • Perkins SM, Prime S, Watts M, Huang J , Zhao T
  • Cancers (Basel) 2023
Cognition and Brain System Segregation in Pediatric Brain Tumor Patients Treated with Proton Therapy.
  • Dowling AV, Seitzman BA, Mitchell TJ, [...] Perkins SM
  • Int J Part Ther 2023
Risk of suicide among individuals with a history of childhood cancer.
  • Barnes JM, Johnson KJ, Grove JL, [...] Perkins SM
  • Cancer 2022

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Contact Information

  • Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital

    1 Children's Place
    St. Louis, MO 63110

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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