Lily Goumnerova, MD, FRCSC

Liliana C. Goumnerova, MD, FRCSC

Director, Pediatric Neurosurgical Oncology Dana Farber/Boston Children’s Hospital Cancer Center; Director, QI Program Department of Neurosurgery

Associate Professor Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Arachnoid Cysts
  • Brain Tumors
  • Chiari Malformations
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy
  • Ependymoma
  • Endoscopy
  • Glioma
  • Neurosurgery
  • Hematology Oncology
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Tethered Spinal Cord

Departments

  • Neurosurgery
  • Hematology / Oncology

Languages

  • English

Programs

  • Brain Tumor Center
  • Neurosurgical Service
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6008 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education

Education

Undergraduate

Medical Academy, 1977

Sofia, Bulgaria

Medical School

University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, 1980

Toronto, Canada

Internship

Saint Joseph's Health Centre, 1980-1981

Toronto, Canada

Residency

Neurosurgery-University of Ottawa, 1981-1986

Ottawa, Canada

Fellowship

Pediatric Neurosurgery-Hospital for Sick Children, 1987-1988

Toronto, Canada

Fellowship

Neuroscience Research-David Mahoney Institute of Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, 1988-1990

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Certifications

  • ABNS - American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • ABPNS - American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery

  • Neurology (FRCSC)

  • Neurological Surgery

  • Pediatric Neurological Surgery

Research

Biology of medulloblastoma

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