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Austin N. Kirschner MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

  • Cancer
  • Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Leukemia, Acute and Chronic
  • Lymphoma, Low, Intermediate, and High Grade
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Prostate, Bladder, and Kidney Cancer
  • Radiation Oncology



  • English


  • Doctor of Philosophy - Northwestern University, 2007
  • Doctor of Medicine - Northwestern University, 2009
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2014

Patient Comments

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Dr Kirshner is great
May 14, 2024
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I had additional questions for the physician and he answered all accordingly with the knowledge and skills that he possesses and I was at the utmost satisfied with such
April 21, 2024
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Dr. Kirschner seemed like he had all the time in the world to go over the diagnosis and treatment options as well as side effects. We spent about an hour with him, but the care seemed much longer. He also wrote an order to treat my father's pain with PT, which pleased my father. He also felt heard.
April 15, 2024
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Left the office less stressful and very hopeful.
March 18, 2024
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Kirschner is really a great doctor!
March 15, 2024
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He's the best.
March 8, 2024
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Dr Kirschner has been wonderful to explain everything going on!
March 5, 2024
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Dr. Kirschner is very kind, patient, and pleasant. He is right up there with the best I have ever experienced.
February 25, 2024
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This is one of best doctors I have ever encountered.
January 14, 2024
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