Skull base tumors are complex and require highly specialized care. Choosing the right team can make all the difference. At MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Skull Base Center, we pride ourselves on our individualized care, multi-disciplinary expertise, comprehensive cancer resources, and cutting-edge technology.
If you are struggling with a skull base tumor, we are here to help—no matter the tumor size, location or complexity. We provide new hope to patients with tumors previously considered untreatable.
At the Skull Base Center, our tumor specialists work together to tailor care to your individual health needs. Our wide range of clinical offerings allow for flexibility in our approach. For example, while most skull base centers in Washington D.C. metropolitan area offer only one surgical approach for acoustic neuroma, we offer three.
Our expertise draws patients from around the country. The Skull Base center staff can help out-of-state patients and their families with scheduling, accommodations, and other arrangements so that you can focus on getting the care you need.
Our multi-disciplinary team includes highly-trained, board-certified specialists from many disciplines. All of our clinicians are fellowship-trained. Specialists include:
Each week, these clinicians come together to discuss individual patients’ needs. Often, these meetings also include other specialists from around MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, such as speech and language pathologists, social workers, interventional radiologists, and medical oncologists.
Patients at the Skull Base Center benefit from the collective knowledge of a full team of experts. The wide range of clinical services available at MedStar Georgetown allows for a seamless patient experience.
Through our close, collaborative relationship with the nationally-renowned Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, patients have access to unparalleled cancer care. From clinical trials to support services, patients in need of cancer care services are in the best of hands.
Our Skull Base Center is equipped with the latest medical technology. These tools and techniques allow for the safest and most effective care possible.
In the hands of our skilled, inter-disciplinary team, this technology can help patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.
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For more information or to make an appointment with our skull base tumor specialists, call our scheduling line: