Carolinas HealthCare System’s Levine Cancer Institute’s brain tumor specialists offers a wide spectrum of advanced techniques for diagnosis and treatment of brain cancer. Working closely with one another – and with you – we provide exceptional care for patients with brain tumors, including primary brain tumors, metastatic brain tumors and other neurological complications of cancer.
Our dedicated team is experienced in the most advanced treatment methods and creates individualized treatment plans for the best possible outcomes.
Treatment for brain tumors depends on many factors, including:
The most common treatment options include a combination of:
Levine Cancer Institute’s team of experts meets weekly at what we call a tumor board conference to discuss your case, treatment plan and any developments or updates.
Our team includes:
In addition to state-of-the-art treatment options, our physicians also conduct clinical trials. Our participation in research trials allows for a better understanding of what leads to brain cancer and helps us translate this knowledge into new treatment strategies.
The cancer care process can feel confusing and overwhelming at times – often involving physical, financial and emotional challenges for you and your family. From diagnosis to survivorship, we have numerous resources available to support you during your treatment experience.