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Department Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Brain Tumor Diagnosis
  • Brain Tumor Management
  • Cancer Center
  • Chemotherapy
  • Clinical Trials
  • Experimental Therapeutics
  • Neuro-Oncology
View all 7 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adult Brain Tumors
  • Anaplastic Astrocytomas
  • Anaplastic Oligodendrogliomas
  • Astrocytoma
  • Brain Cancer (Brain Tumor)
  • Brain Lymphoma
  • Brain Metastases
  • Cancer
  • Glioblastoma Multiforme
  • Malignant Gliomas
  • Malignant Tumors of the Brain
  • Malignant Tumors of the Spinal Cord
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Ocular Lymphomas
  • Ocular Mets
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Ophthalmic Tumors
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphomas
  • Rare Cancer and Blood Disease Program
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sarcomas of the Brain or Head
View all 22 Specialties +


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About David Peereboom, MD

As a Staff Member of the Cleveland Clinic’s Rose Ella Burkhardt Brain tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center, and Staff Physician of the Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, David Peereboom, MD, is a medical oncologist specializing in the management of brain tumors.

A graduate of the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College in Richmond, Va., Dr. Peereboom received his specialty training at University Hospitals of Cleveland and the Johns Hopkins Oncology Center in Baltimore. His specialty interests include neuro-oncology and experimental therapeutics.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD USA

Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College
Richmond, VA USA


  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

Benign and malignant tumors of the brain and spinal cord, benign brain tumors (meningiomas, schwannomas), brain metastases, brain tumors, CNS metastatic disease, experimental therapeutics, molecular biology of brain tumors, clinical and translational trials, neuro-oncology, tumors of the brain and spine, cancer

Awards & Honors

  • America's Best Doctors
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for David Peereboom, MD.

(Disclaimer: This search is powered by PubMed, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. PubMed is a third-party website with no affiliation with Cleveland Clinic.)

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 9/28/2021, Dr. Peereboom has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Donation of Financial Interest. Dr. Peereboom has consulted for, received compensation for serving as a fiduciary from, or received royalties from the following companies but instructed them to donate all compensation to not-for-profit causes or to the Cleveland Clinic to support research and education:

  • Orbus Therapeutics, Inc.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

104 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

23 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

I'm not treated like a number or a person. I am treated like someone who truly matters to the doctor or nurse. Their honest concern for my life makes the health battle I have faced easier. I know I can trust anything they say.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

My chart only lets you schedule visits with doctors already on your team. Wish they would change this

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

Excellent doctor really outstanding level of preparation knowledge and concern

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2021

I've recommended Dr Peereboom and the Cleveland clinic to numerous people!

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2021

Dr peereboom is very compassionate.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

Dr. Peerboom answered my questions at that time. He explained my results and answered any questions. I had. Excellent!!!

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2021

Dr. Peereboom provided great clarity on our situation. He also demonstrated empathy with our case and clearly outlined our options. We felt this was one of the best doctor visits we had encountered.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2021

Great doctor, Peereboom

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2021

Dr. Peerboom was fantastic. Top marks. The ease of contacting the clinic, hold times, and transfer of documentation was pretty terrible.

Reviewed on May 26, 2021

Dr. Peerboom is a wonderful Doctor

Reviewed on May 25, 2021

Love my new Dr. all went well with visit

Reviewed on May 10, 2021

we are very pleased with our experiences at Cleveland Clinic and with Dr. Peereboom. Dr Peereboom is very easy to talk to and is always prepared for the next step with treatment options. we are thankful to have him on our team

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

This is a very difficult time for us, and we appreciate Dr Peereboom's understanding and appreciation for our situation

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2021

Dr Peereboom is a very caring Dr. I can never thank him enough for all he has done .

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2021

dr was nice and was able to answer all my questions

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2021

dr peerbooreboom his the best. Very helpful and informative

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2021

It was good to see Dr Peereboom after a year.

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2021

really like what doctor has said hope too see him soon

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Dr. Peereboom is extremely kind and generous with his time. He is attentive and followed up with my questions.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

Dr. Peereboom and support make themselves very easily available.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

We couldn't be more satisfied with Dr. Peereboom and the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2021

I would recommend Dr Peereboom and his nurse Rachel to every one

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

I love all of my doctors at Cleveland Clinic. Dr Peereboom is so kind and patient and answers all my questions. however, once the appointments switched to Zoom from the phone app I have never had it work properly. I use zoom for other meetings with no issues. I always end of just talking to the doctor on speaker phone.

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