Abbott Northwestern's Neuroscience Institute and the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute® partner to offer Abbott Northwestern's Neuro-oncology Program. This unique service provides comprehensive care for patients with tumors of the brain and spine. Patients of this program may have the opportunity to participate in leading-edge research programs that could help advance their care and the care of other patients. The Neuro-oncology Program also offers support of the entire hospital's services, including the Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute.
The care team assists patients with brain tumors and their families as they move through the various stages of diagnosis and treatment. In addition, they review patient cases and discuss diagnostic and treatment recommendations.