With successful treatment, people with brain tumors can live longer with a better quality of life. At the Stanford Brain Tumor Center, our specialists offer the most advanced, effective options for diagnosis and treatment, including clinical trials.
Brain Tumor Center at the Advanced Medicine Center, Clinic D
Receiving a diagnosis of a brain tumor is a life-changing event for you and your loved ones. At the Stanford Brain Tumor Center, we're here to help. Our specialists are at the forefront of the latest, most successful brain tumor diagnosis and treatment options. We combine our expertise with caring, compassionate support for you and your family throughout your journey.
Receiving a Diagnosis of Brain Tumor
Receiving a diagnosis of a brain tumor is overwhelming for you and your loved ones. You likely have a lot of questions about your tumor, your options for treatment, health insurance and other logistical and emotional details. We’re here to help you.
Brain Tumor Care: Why Choose Us?
At the Stanford Brain Tumor Center, we’re dedicated to providing patients with personalized care, tailoring your treatment plan to meet your needs. Our specialists have extensive experience diagnosing and treating all types of brain tumors. Learn more about our expertise and meet your care team.
Brain Tumor Diagnosis
When you’ve just found out about your diagnosis, you may feel that you need to make some very important decisions very quickly. But first, it’s important to understand your diagnosis and the type of brain tumor. Our doctors have extensive experience diagnosing and treating the full range of brain tumors, even the most complex types. Read more about the conditions we treat.
Brain Tumor Treatments
For the best possible outcome, you want superior care from brain tumor specialists with experience in the latest treatments. Our experts are not only concerned with treating your condition, but improving your quality of life. Learn more about brain tumor treatments and what to expect during treatment.
Support for Patients and Caregivers
If you or your loved one has a brain tumor, it’s a very stressful time that affects the entire family. Supportive services can reduce your stress and help you cope. We provide support groups, counseling, lodging and accommodations assistance, and nutrition services. Read more about our support programs and services.
Mike Harris was so relieved to know that a brain tumor was behind his strange symptoms. Then came the hard part: Removing the fist-sized tumor.
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.
Stanford Health Care provides comprehensive services to refer and track patients, as well as provides the latest information and news for physicians and office staff. For help with all referral needs and questions visit Referring Physicians.
HOW TO REFER
To refer a patient and schedule an appointment, call either:
The Cancer Center New Patient Coordinator at 650-736-7440