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Penn’s Brain Tumor Center sees the highest volume of brain tumor patients in Pennsylvania. Our clinical team frequently evaluates, diagnoses and treats a variety of cases, including atypical and rare cases, for both primary and metastatic tumors of the brain.
See how Penn Medicine surgeons removed a rare cervical chordoma en-bloc, using Trans Oral Robotic Surgery (TORS).
Approximately 10 million individuals in the United States suffer from essential tremor (ET), the most common movement disorder in older patients.
Stephen Bagley, MD, examines the role of immune checkpoint inhibitors in glioblastoma.
Corey Langer, MD, reveals a new perspective on non small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) metastases in the brain.
Timothy Lucas, MD, PhD, examines laser therapy for the treatment of radionecrosis of the brain, metastases, glioma and epilepsy, and explains the current controversies identified with the modality.
Director of the Penn Brain Tumor Center Steven Brem, MD, considers the new paradigm for safe maximal (supratotal) resection of glioblastoma in light of recent advances in brain mapping and tractography.
Linda Bagley, MD, examines neuroradiological imaging as a resource for the differentiation of malignant from non-malignant neoplasms.
Goldie Kurtz, MD, reports on the radiotherapy (Gamma Knife) program at Penn Medicine, which saw a 30% growth between 2014 and 2016.
Donald M. O’Rourke, MD, reviews the application of recent advances in personalized cancer immunology to the treatment of glioblastoma.
Amy Pruitt, MD, offers a practical guide to the “day-to-day, hour-to-hour” management of brain tumor symptoms.
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