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Mailing and shipping addresses:

For regular mail (USPS):

The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center
Duke University Medical Center
DUMC Box 3624
Durham, North Carolina 27710

For UPS, FedEx, DHL:
The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center
Duke University Medical Center
Trent Drive, 047 Baker House
Durham, North Carolina 27710

Telephone:  919.684.5301
Fax:  919.684.6674

Important Contact Information for Adult Patients:

To Schedule Your Appointments:
Call 919.668.6688 or go to DukeMyChart.
If you are on a clinical trial, contact your Clinical Research Coordinator.

To confirm arrival of your MRI:  call 919.684.5301.

To obtain copies of your medical records:  call 919.384.7119, or vist Medical Records

To obtain copies of your MRI CDs:  call the Radiology File Room at 919.684.7860 or if you are at Duke, walk to Clinic 2E and request a copy.

Neuropsychology Services:  919.684.1832

Insurance Precertification:  (Please call at least one week in advance)
Biopsies, surgical procedures at Duke:  919.684.2579
Clinic appointments at Duke:  919.613.5482
Tests, MRI’s ordered by Duke:  919.613.5482
Chemotherapy ordered by Duke: 919.681.1677

Duke Billing and Accounts:  800.782.6945 or 919.620.4555    Fax number: 919.620.4579

Questions about how you can support the Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center:
Ellen Stainback, Director of External Relations
Ellen Stainback or  919.684.4784

  • Neurosurgery: 

    Allan Friedman, MD: 919.681.6421
    John Sampson, MD: 919.684.9041
    Peter Fecci, MD: 919.684.9041
    Patrick Codd, MD: 919.684.9041                       

    For general inquiries about the Department of Neurosurgery, please contact:

    Tracey Koepke, Director of Communications
    Tracey.Koepke@duke.edu or 919.684.5207

  • Important Contact Information for Pediatric Patients:

    Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Main Office:  

    General and Appointment-Related Questions—919.668.6288

    Medical Emergencies Anytime—919.684.8111

    Mailing Address:

    Duke University Medical Center
    Hanes House, Room 306
    330 Trent Drive
    Box 102382
    Durham, NC  27710
    919.668.6288 
    919.668.2485 (fax)

    Children's Support Services: 919.684.2913