About Your Care and Condition
We know that news of a skull base tumor is overwhelming. Whether you need a consultation, second opinion or are ready for a treatment plan, put our experience to work for you. We know exactly how these complex tumors like to behave, and we know how to best fight it. Our team includes a dedicated skull-base neurosurgeon, which gives you complete confidence with the power of experienced precision working for you. Whenever possible, we use minimally invasive procedures for faster recovery and minimal scarring.
Skull base tumors are located close to the brain stem, where many blood vessels and nerves pass through. Your tumor may impact vision, hearing or basic bodily functions. Though extremely rare, even noncancerous tumors can pose a threat to surrounding tissue. There are various types of skull base tumors. We’ll determine the best course of treatment specific to you.