Dr. Stephen X Skapek MD Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist

Dr. Stephen Skapek is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist in Dallas, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Medical Center of Dallas and University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. He is one of 25 doctors at Children's Medical Center of Dallas and one of 14 at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist: General Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Chicago Medical Center
Ranked #45 in Pediatrics: Cancer

Children's Medical Center of Dallas
Ranked #28 in Pediatrics: Cancer

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Residency, Pediatrics, 1988 - 1991

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

TX State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

The Arf tumor suppressor gene promotes hyaloid vascular regression during mouse eye development.
McKeller, R.N., Fowler, J.L., Cunningham, J.J., Warner, N., Smeyne, R.J., Zindy, F., Skapek, S.X.

The proliferative and apoptotic activities of E2F1 in the mouse retina.
Lin, S. C., Skapek, S. X., Papermaster, D. S., Hankin, M., Lee, E. Y.

Persistent expression of cyclin D1 disrupts normal photoreceptor differentiation and retina development.
Skapek, S. X., Lin, S. C., Jablonski, M. M., McKeller, R. N., Tan, M., Hu, N., Lee, E. Y.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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