Paul Zeltzer MD
Paul joins the clinical team with great expertise in diagnosis and management of pain in children with cancer and blood diseases. He is a Board-certified physician in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology. In his career he developed and directed clinical investigations for leukemia and brain tumors with the National Cancer Institute-and private industry sponsored clinical trials as well as editing two major text books in Oncology and Neurooncology. His CV consists of over 130 publications studying molecular biology, treatment results, and long term outcomes of cancer treatment. He is an advisor and supports more than five pediatric and adult cancer websites. He is a Clinical Professor in Neurosurgery, Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles.
He has authored two books for the lay public: “Brain Tumors: Leaving the Garden of Eden.” (2004); & “Brain Tumors: Finding the Ark” (2006) www.survivingbraincancer.com. Both are #1, 2 in category on Amazon.com.
He has given medical advice to several Television series including: “The Bold Ones” (1969-70) and “SCRUBS” (2002-2008). He is an inventor and has one approved US patent: System and Method for Storing Information on a Wireless Device. The GoMed Application (US patent 6,970,827B2 11-10-2005).
News and Events
- WCLA selected as a semi-finalist in the Social Innovation Fast Pitch.
- Recipient of the American Pain Society’s Award.
- Dr. Lonnie Zeltzer has been named among top 1% of doctors by US News and World Report [Sept. 2012]
- WCLA will host a daylong workshop for patients with Fabry's Disease on November 11th. Contact our office for more details.