David Scott Wolf, MD, PhD



Primary Specialty


Other Specialty

Pediatric Neurology

Leadership Titles

Division Chief, Neurology


Board Certification
Am Bd Psych & Neuro (Special Qualifications Child Neurology)
Medical School:
New York University School of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine


Pubmed Profile




David Wolf, MD, is a Pediatric Neurologist at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Neurology at Emory University School of Medicine. He currently serves as Division Chief of Neurology. He sees patients in the inpatient and outpatient setting. Additionally, Dr. Wolf serves as Director of the Comprehensive Neurofibromatosis Clinic and Director of the Comprehensive Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Clinic, both in the Judson L. Hawk Jr., MD, Clinic for Children. Dr. Wolf has a joint appointment with the Division of Hematology and Oncology and sees patients in the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s. He also sees general pediatric neurology patients at the Center for Advanced Pediatrics and at Hughes Spaulding hospital.

In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Wolf is Associate Program Director of Emory University School of Medicine General Pediatrics Residency and is involved in medical student education.

Dr. Wolf is involved in numerous clinical trials for children with neurofibromatosis and tuberous sclerosis. He is the site primary investigator for the nationwide, multicenter U.S. Department of Defense Neurofibromatosis Clinical Trial Consortium.

Focus of Practice

  • Pediatric neuro-oncology
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Tuberous sclerosis complex

Areas of Interest

  • Management of neurologic complications of cancer
  • Clinical trials for neurofibromatosis Type 1 and Type 2
  • Clinical trials for tuberous sclerosis complex
  • Medical education


Childrens Physician Group - Neurology

Center for Advanced Pediatrics, 2174 North Druid Hills Road NE 4th Floor Atlanta, GA 30329 Get Directions 404-785-5437

Research & Publications

My research is on novel treatments for neurocutaneous disorders, primarily tuberous sclerosis complex and neurofibromatosis Type 1 and Type 2.