The Johns Hopkins Meningioma Center is part of the Comprehensive Brain Tumor Center, one of the largest brain tumor centers in the world, with expertise in diagnosing and treating all types of meningiomas.
Why Choose Johns Hopkins
Comprehensive Treatment Plans
We offer custom treatment plans that may include a mix of surgical and nonsurgical treatments. Our team provides the most effective and least invasive procedure possible to address your health needs.
Some patients may not even need immediate treatment and would instead benefit from observation. Our team uses its vast experience treating meningiomas to guide patients toward the safest approach.
In addition to diagnosing and treating meningiomas, the experts at the Meningioma Center are leading research that is redefining the understanding of these brain tumors, their origins and directions for future treatment.
Convexity Meningioma | Jill's Story
Hollywood stunt woman, Jill Brown, was diagnosed with a benign convexity meningioma brain tumor and searched for the right doctor and medical team across the country.
Christie Adams, PA-C
Physician Assistant working with Chetan Bettegowda, M.D., Ph.D.
Jill Anderson, PA-C
Physician Assistant Manager working with Henry Brem, M.D.
Ashley Kang, PA-C
Physician Assistant working with Debraj Mukherjee, M.D., M.P.H.
Carla Scott, PA-C
Senior Physician Assistant working with Chris Jackson, M.D., and Judy Huang, M.D.
Multidisciplinary CareProton Therapy
Proton therapy is an advanced form of radiation therapy. Traditional radiation can harm healthy tissue that surrounds a tumor, but proton therapy allows for more precise targeting, sparing delicate organs like the brain. Other forms of radiation therapy, including CyberKnife, are provided by our team of radiation oncologists.