Timothy R. Toonen MD

Timothy R. Toonen MD

Primary Location

Saint Paul Cancer Center
PLEASE NOTE: Our new parking location is in the Green Ramp, our main clinic entrance is now located on the Southwest side of the Ritchie building entrance off Smith Ave N.
310 Smith Ave N, Suite 100, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102-2389
(651) 251-5500

Physician Introductory Video

Biography

Areas of Special Interest

  • Myelodysplasia
  • Leukemia
  • Coagulation disorders
  • Lymphoma
  • General hematology
  • Lung cancer

Philosophy

The most important thing I can offer my patients is to listen to them.  I encourage my patients to take an active role in decision-making regarding their treatment options.

Research/Publications

  • Toonen TR, Hande KR. Topoisomerase II Inhibitors. In: Giaccone G, Schilisky 12, Sondel P, eds. Cancer Chemotherapy and Biological Response Modifiers, Annual 19. 2001.
  • Smith GF, Toonen TR. Primary Care of the Patient with Cancer. American Family Physician. 2007;75:1207-14.
  • Smith GF, Toonen TR. The Role of the Primary Care Physician During the Active Treatment Phase. Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice. 2009;36:685-702.

Personal

I enjoy staying active with my family.  We enjoy traveling to warm destinations.  I have completed several marathons including the Boston Marathon.

Education

Medical School

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health, Madison, WI

Residency

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health, Madison, WI

Internship

University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, Madison, WI

Fellowship

Oncology & Hematology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Affiliations

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • American Society of Hematology (ASH)