There are different options for treatment, depending on the size of the tumor and how fast the cancer cells are growing. Once you receive a diagnosis, your health care team jumps into action, ready to begin treatment.
You will meet with many doctors — neurosurgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists — but at St. Anthony’s Cancer Care Center, our doctors work as a team. This collaborative approach ensures that your doctors are always on the same page regarding your care. They are in constant contact with each other and with you.
At St. Anthony’s Cancer Care Center, we tailor your treatment plan to fit your needs. Your exact treatment plans depends on the stage of your tumor and whether it has metastasized (spread). We take into account your family history, general health and lifestyle. Treatment options for brain cancer include: