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Glioma Center

Microscope and computer with brain tumor scans

At the Johns Hopkins Glioma Center, a team of doctors and other health care professionals works together to provide the most effective and safest treatment possible for patients with all types of gliomas. Expect highly specialized expertise and cutting-edge treatments, delivered with compassion.


Why Choose Johns Hopkins

Multi-Specialty Care

To address all aspects of care, our glioma experts meet regularly to discuss cases and get different perspectives on treatment. The team includes experts in neurosurgery, neurology, oncology, critical care, nursing, radiology, rehabilitation, ophthalmology and speech-language pathology. 

Thoughtful Treatment Plans

Our center offers a range of therapies for various types of gliomas, including astrocystomas and glioblastomas, taking into account location, symptoms, risk and potential benefit for each patient.

Innovative Research

Brain cancer research and clinical trials at Johns Hopkins are advancing our understanding of gliomas and creating an environment for implementation of new therapies to improve survival and quality of life for our patients.


Request an Appointment

In-person and telemedicine appointments are available for initial consultations and follow-up care.

For patients seeking an evaluation for a brain tumor:
Adult Neurosurgery
Pediatric Neurosurgery
For patients diagnosed with brain cancer who need a consultation with an oncologist:
Kimmel Cancer Center
For international patients traveling to the U.S. to receive care:
Request an appointment online

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Glioma Specialists



Radiation Oncologists

Advanced Practitioners

  • Christie Adams, PA-C

    Physician Assistant working with Chetan Bettegowda, M.D., Ph.D.

    Christie Adams
  • Jill Anderson, PA-C

    Physician Assistant Manager working with Henry Brem, M.D.

    Jill Anderson
  • Ashley Kang, PA-C

    Physician Assistant working with Debraj Mukherjee, M.D., M.P.H.

    Ashley Kang
  • Carla Scott, PA-C

    Senior Physician Assistant working with Chris Jackson, M.D., and Judy Huang, M.D.

Pediatric Glioma Care

The Pediatric Brain Tumor Center offers specialized care for children with gliomas, including glioblastoma multiforme.

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