Brain and Spine Cancer

RWJBarnabas Health Cancer Centers offer world-class expertise in the diagnosis, treatment and cure of brain and spinal tumors in children and adults. Led by an expert team of neuro-oncologists and highly-skilled neurosurgeons, our multi-disciplinary team approach to care provides patients and families with more treatment options for brain cancer and spinal cancer and the best chance for a cure. Our team also includes medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, interventional radiologists, neuroradiologists, neurologists, pathologists, psychiatrists, social workers, advanced practice nurses, speech therapists and rehabilitation therapists.

At our dedicated brain and spine tumor centers, we provide care for:

  • Primary brain cancer
  • Metastatic brain cancer
  • Primary spinal cord tumors
  • Metastatic spine tumors
  • Neurological complications of cancer
  • Benign tumors of the central nervous system

Advanced Brain Cancer and Spine Cancer Care In New Jersey

RWJBarnabas Health provides state-of-the-art treatment for cancer and benign tumors of the central nervous system, including brain cancer and spine cancer clinical trials which offer new hope to patients whose cancer has advanced. Our state-of-the-art neurosurgery and neuro-oncology capabilities include minimally invasive procedures to remove tumors of the brain and spinal cord, as well as revolutionary technologies, such as Gamma Knife radiosurgery, which reduce risk and complications of brain cancer surgery, while allowing pinpoint precision. We are among a few health systems in the nation with the skilled staff and capabilities to perform “awake brain surgery” or “brain mapping.” We also have state-of-the-art interventional radiology capabilities to treat benign brain and spinal cord malformations.

Types of brain tumors

Understanding Bone Metastases When Cancer Spreads to the Bones

Tests that help evaluate a brain tumor

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