About the Weill Cornell Brain Tumor Center

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Drs. Schwartz, Pannullo, Stieg, and Ramakrishna of the Weill Cornell Brain Tumor Center
Dr. Theodore Schwartz, Dr. Susan Pannullo, Dr. Philip Stieg, and Dr. Rohan Ramakrishna, of the Weill Cornell Brain Tumor Center

The New York Brain Tumor Center at Weill Cornell offers comprehensive state–of–the–art treatment for brain and spinal cord tumors in adults and children. Our experts are well versed in a variety of advanced surgical and non–surgical techniques, including a wide range of clinical trials, to treat these tumors. In addition to our pursuit of an aggressive science–based approach, the Brain Tumor Center emphasizes treatment of the whole person and respect for the roles of family members and other care coordinators.

The Weill Cornell Brain Tumor Center offers the best in clinical care, from diagnosis through treatment and follow-up care.  Our patients come from the New York metropolitan area and from around the world — we are nationally and internationally known experts in brain tumors, so doctors everywhere send their patients to us for the best care. 

The research arm of the Weill Cornell Brain Tumor Center is the Brain Tumor Research Group, which draws experts from multiple disciplines to participate in leading-edge research into brain tumors. From laboratory research to clinical trials, our neuroscientists practice the very best in translational medicine, making sure that discoveries at the lab bench lead to new treatments  for patients as quickly as possible. Find out more about the Brain Tumor Research Group and the Translatational Brain Tumor and Stem Cell Research Laboratory.

We also take seriously our role as leaders and educators. We are committed to training the next generation of neurosurgeons through our residency and fellowship programs, and we offer ongoing opportunities for collaboration and learning through our CME courses and other events for fellow neuroscientists.

For a patient with a brain tumor, there is nowhere in New York — indeed, nowhere in the world — where there is more compassionate, advanced care than at the Weill Cornell Brain Tumor Center.

 

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