Stanford Brain Tumor Center
noThumbs = false, sDelay = 8000

Caring for you and your family

"I feel fortunate to have such incredible people
working to make sure that I get the best
quality health care possible. I am so thankful
for the support they provided to me and my
family." - Josh

Stanford Neurosurgery

The latest technological innovations

Margie Paulsen is as sharp as ever
and enjoying life with her family
after two surgeries to remove
a brain tumor.

The Stanford Cancer Center Health Library

Available to all of our patients and their families »

The Stanford Brain Tumor Center

Successful treatment of brain tumors leads to a longer, better quality of life. At the Stanford Brain Tumor Center, our doctors are at the forefront of the latest, successful brain tumor diagnoses and treatment options, including new chemotherapy and immunotherapy protocols, new shorter course radiation treatments, advanced clinical trials, state-of-the-art neurosurgery procedures, offered by one of the top ranked radiosurgery programs in the world, and specialized neurological post-surgery care. Learn more.

Our Promise To You

The diagnosis of a brain tumor is life changing. At Stanford, we're here to help. This site is an information resource on making appointments, treatments and tests you or your loved one may have, and the doctors you will see. Above all, you will find support on your journey.

Benefits To You

Expert Care for You and Your FamilyExpert Care for You and Your Family. Your treatment is managed by our highly trained team of neuro-oncologists, radiation oncologists, neurosurgeons and neuroradiologists, specializing in treating brain and spinal tumors. Through their deep understanding of the newest protocols and technologies, they offer an appropriate diagnosis and comprehensive treatment for your unique needs. At Stanford, treatment options are rapidly evolving and life expectancies are constantly improving for patients with brain tumors.

Services and support beyond medical treatmentServices and support beyond medical treatment. Since brain tumors, or neurological complications of other cancers, may have a profound impact on patients and families, we also provide care options beyond just medical care. To help cope with the stresses of brain cancer, the Brain Tumor Center coordinates care with rehabilitation services, home care services, social services and hospice services.

More About the Brain Tumor Center

Meet Our Team

Begin the journey with a caring team.

Patient Resources

Our Team Members Brain Tumor Diagnosis Brain Tumor Treatment

Ranked one of the best hospitals by US News and World Report

Stanford Medicine Resources:

Footer Links: