Thomas Williams McLean, M.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Thomas Williams McLean, M.D.


Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4085
Department: 336-716-4085


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Education & Training

  • B.S., Furman University, 1985
  • M.D., Medical Univ Of South Carolina, 1990
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Childrens Hosp Of Phila, 1993
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, The Great Ormond Street Hospit, 1994
  • Fellowship, Dana Farber Cancer Inst, 1997

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics

NPI Number

  • 1124002209
Thomas Williams McLean, M.D.

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Thomas Williams McLean, M.D.

Professor, Pediatrics

Research Interests

cancer/oncogenesis, cell growth, differentiation,d

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4085 | Department: 336-716-4085


Recent Publications

Sadri-Ardekani H, McLean TW, Kogan S, Sirintrapun J, Crowell K, Yousif MQ, Hodges SJ, Petty J, Pranikoff T, Sieren L, Zeller K, Atala A. Experimental testicular tissue banking to generate spermatogenesis in the future: a multidisciplinary team approach. Methods. 2016;99():120-127.

Milks KS, McLean TW, Anthony EY. Imaging of primary pediatric lymphoma of bone. Pediatr Radiol. 2016;46(8):1150-1157.

Dunn CL, Lucas JT Jr, Clark H, McLean TW. Successful radiofrequency ablation for recurrent pulmonary hepatoblastoma [letter]. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015;62(12):2242.

Mahamdallie SS, Hanks S, Karlin KL, Zachariou A, R Perdeaux E, Ruark E, Shaw CA, Renwick A, Ramsay E, Yost S, Elliott A, Birch J, Capra M, Gray J, Hale J, Kingston J, Levitt G, McLean T, Sheridan E, Renwick A, Seal S, Stiller C, Sebire N,. Mutations in the transcriptional repressor REST predispose to Wilms tumor. Nat Genet. 2015;47(12):1471-1474.

de Kock L, Sabbaghian N, Plourde F, Srivastava A, Weber E, Bouron-Dal Soglio D, Hamel N, Choi JH, Park SH, Deal CL, Kelsey MM, Dishop MK, Esbenshade A, Kuttesch JF, Jacques TS, Perry A, Leichter H, Maeder P, Brundler MA, Warner J, Neal J,. Pituitary blastoma: a pathognomonic feature of germ-line DICER1 mutations. Acta Neuropathol. 2014;128(1):111-122.

Kwatra S, Powers A, Atala A, Yosipovitch G, Kaushik S, McLean T. Successful treatment of ulcerated infantile hemangioma associated with PELVIS syndrome using oral propanolol [abstract]. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2013;68(4 Suppl 1):AB178.

Blatt J, McLean TW, Castellino SM, Burkhart CN. A review of contemporary options for medical management of hemangiomas, other vascular tumors, and vascular malformations. Pharmacol Ther. 2013;139(3):327-333.

McLean TW. Capsule commentary on McDaniel et al., Physicians criticizing physicians to patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2013;28(11):1492.

McLean TW, White GM, Bagliani AF, Lovato JF. The use of a checklist in a pediatric oncology clinic. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013;60(11):1855-1859.

Kaushik SB, Kwatra SG, McLean TW, Powers A, Atala AJ, Yosipovitch G. Segmental ulcerated perineal hemangioma of infancy: a complex case of PELVIS syndrome successfully treated using a multidisciplinary approach. Pediatr Dermatol. 2013;30(6):E257-E258.

Shiner EK, McLean T, Pang CS, Rouster-Stevens K. A 9-year-old girl with ankle, knee, and shoulder pain. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012;64(1):149-156.

Strowd RE, Vishwas M, McLean TW, Grefe A. Clinical reasoning: a unique case of acute onset, progressive left hemiparesis. Neurology. 2012;79(14):e120-124.

McLean TW, Kemper KJ. Complementary and alternative medical therapies in pediatric oncology In: Pizzo PA, Poplack DG, eds. Principles and practice of pediatric oncology. 6th ed. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2011: 1451-1462.

Kobayashi D, Wofford MM, McLean TW, Lin J-J. Spontaneous tumor lysis syndrome in a child with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2010;54(5):773-775.

McLean TW, Buckley KS. Pediatric genitourinary tumors. Curr Opin Oncol. 2010;22(3):268-273.

Grier DD, Eskew A, White T, McLean TW. An unusual case of acute myeloid leukemia: late isolated testicular relapse followed by isolated central nervous system relapse. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2010;55(6):1231-1233.

Castellino SM, Martinez-Borges AR, McLean TW. Pediatric genitourinary tumors. Curr Opin Oncol. 2009;21(3):278-283.

Sencer SF, Zhou T, Oberbaum M, Freedman LS, McLean TW, Sahdev I, Ives JA, Jonas WB. The efficacy of homeopathic agent Traumeel S in the prevention and treatment of mucositis in children undergoing stem cell transplantation [abstract]. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2009;52(6):700.

Kemper KJ, Fletcher NB, Hamilton CA, McLean TW. Impact of healing touch on pediatric oncology outpatients: pilot study. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2009;7(1):12-18.

Ruth A, Sabio H, McLean TW, Manavi C, Palavecino EL, Shetty AK. Skin nodules in a 16-year-old adolescent with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol. 2009;20(1):e8-e9.

White MS, Martin PL, McLean TW. Acute myelogenous leukemia associated with Ollier disease. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2008;50(3):645-646.

McElligott J, McMichael A, Sangueza OP, Anthony E, Rose D, McLean TW. Spontaneous regression of Langerhans cell histiocytosis in a neonate with multiple bony lesions. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2008;30(1):85-86.

McLean TW, Castellino SM. Pediatric genitourinary tumors. Curr Opin Oncol. 2008;20(3):315-320.

Levy M, Wofford MM, Powell BL, McLean TW. Hyperleukocytosis from arsenic trioxide. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2008;50(6):1265-1267.

Kemper KJ, Hamilton CA, McLean TW, Lovato J. Impact of music on pediatric oncology outpatients. Pediatr Res. 2008;64(1):105-109.

Barber A, Lovato J, Hill G, McLean TW. Measurement of cerebrospinal fluid protein is unnecessary in children with leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2008;51(3):428-430.

DuBois SG, Perez-Atayde AR, McLean TW, Grier HE. Late recurrence of Ewing sarcoma during pregnancy: a report of 2 cases. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2008;30(9):716-718.

Jones E, Isom S, Kemper KJ, McLean TW. Acupressure for chemotherapy-associated nausea and vomiting in children. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2008;6(4):141-145.

Kemper KJ, McLean TW. Parents' attitudes and expectations about music's impact on pediatric oncology patients. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2008;6(4):146-149.

Castellino SM, McLean TW. Pediatric genitourinary tumors. Curr Opin Oncol. 2007;19(3):248-253.

Barber A, Lovato J, Hill G, McLean TW. Measurement of cerebrospinal fluid protein is unnecessary in children with leukemia [abstract]. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2007;48(6):617.

McLean TW, Farber RS, Lewis ZT, Wofford MM, Pettenati MJ, Pranikoff T, Chauvenet AR. Diagnosis of Burkitt lymphoma in pediatric patients by thoracentesis. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2007;49(1):90-92.

McDonald M, McLean T, Belhorn T, Smith SV, Fordham LA, Woods C, Blatt J. Thymic carcinoma in a child with HIV infection. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2007;49(7):1004-1007.

Mou SS, Nakagawa TA, Riemer EC, McLean TW, Hines MH, Shetty AK. Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis complicating influenza A infection. Pediatrics. 2006;118(1):e216-e219.

McLean TW, Kemper KJ. Lifestyle, biomechanical, and bioenergetic complementary therapies in pediatric oncology. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2006;4(4):187-193.

McMullen KP, Papagikos MA, Glazier SS, McLean TW, Maldjian JA, Shaw EG. Pseudo-progression based on MRI changes following radiation therapy for pilocytic astrocytoma [abstract]. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2006;66(3 Suppl):S243-S244.

Papagikos MA, McMullen KP, Glazier SS, McLean TW, Maldjian JA, Shaw EG. MRI pseudo-progression following radiation therapy for pilocytic astroctyoma [abstract]. Neuro Oncol. 2006;8(4):487-488.

Kemper KJ, Butler LD, Culbert T, Eisenberg D, Gardiner P, Gaylord S, Glick R, Gold JI, Guerrera MP, McLean TW, et al. Pediatric guidelines [letter]. Explore (NY). 2006;2(5):386-387.

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Professor, Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Thomas Williams McLean, M.D.

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