Team members within the Department Neurosurgery:
Other members of the brain tumor care team
Other doctors and health care professionals with special expertise in brain tumors may also be part of the brain tumor care team. These could include:
- Facial and otolaryngologist plastic surgeons
- Radiation oncologists
- Critical care doctors and nurses
- Physical and occupational therapists
The specific doctors and health care professionals involved will depend on the patient’s tumor, symptoms and treatment.
Social workers will also help coordinate care after the patient leaves the hospital.