The Johns Hopkins Metastatic Brain Tumor Center is part of one of the world's largest brain tumor research and treatment programs. Our experts strive to improve the diagnosis and treatment of patients with metastatic brain tumors while furthering research in prevention and treatment. We treat metastatic brain tumors arising from other types of cancer, including lung, breast, colon and kidney. You can rely on our continual, committed treatment even if your brain tumor has returned.
Why Choose Johns Hopkins
Our expert team includes neurosurgeons, neuro-oncologists, neuroradiologists, pathologists, radiation oncologists and many other clinicians dedicated to caring for patients throughout the entire course of metastatic cancer.
Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Metastatic Brain Tumor Center are actively pursuing new treatments through clinical studies focused on improving outcomes in patients.
Drawing from thousands of hours of training and experience, our team works together to determine which treatment or combination of treatments is right for each person who walks through our door.
Schedule an Appointment
In-person and telemedicine appointments are available for initial consultations and follow-up care.
For patients diagnosed with brain cancer who need a consultation with an oncologist:
Kimmel Cancer Center: 410-955-8964
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.