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Department of Neurosurgery


The Division of Neuro-Oncology has a team of highly trained specialists who use the multidisciplinary team approach to treat patients with cancer of the brain and nervous system.  Our team of neuro-oncologists works closely with neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, radiation oncologists, neuropathologists, social workers, and specialized advance practice clinicians and nurses to provide state of the art treatment for patients with central nervous system tumors.  Our team also treats secondary central nervous system tumors as well as neurologic complications from cancer or cancer therapies.

As patients are guided through the process of diagnoses and treatment we work to ensure that each person's individual needs are met.   While providing a wide range of treatment and techniques, our program also has access to multiple clinical trials for various stages and types of tumors. 

The Neuro-Oncology division also offers a UCNS-accredited fellowship

William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FACS

Chair, Department of Neurosurgery

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