Brain Tumor Experts

Our internationally renowned team of experts work closely together in a rigorous interdisciplinary fashion and combines the latest imaging and modern monitoring methods to offer an unparalleled variety of treatment approaches for the individual patient. Our strong support staff assists patients and families coping with these difficult diagnoses.

Multidisciplinary Approach to Treating Brain Tumors

Jon Weingart, MD, discusses what a “multidisciplinary” approach to brain tumor treatment means? Dr Weingart is a neurosurgeon and professor of Neurological Surgery and Oncology at Johns Hopkins Medicine.

 

Treatment for patients with brain tumors is best developed by a multi-disciplinary team that includes tumor physicians from various medical specialties, including but not limited to neurosurgeons, neuro-oncologists, radiation therapists, and pathologists. Learn more about our team below:

Neurosurgeons

Photo of Dr. Chetan Bettegowda, M.D., Ph.D.

Bettegowda, Chetan, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Associate Professor of Oncology
Director, Meningioma Center
 
Photo of Dr. Henry Brem, M.D.

Brem, Henry, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery
Joint Appointment in Ophthalmology
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Professor of Oncology
Director, Department of Neurosurgery
Harvey Cushing Professor of Neurosurgery
Neurosurgeon-in-Chief, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Director, Hunterian Neurosurgical Research Laboratory
Co-Director, Brain Cancer Program, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
 
Photo of Dr. Gary Louis Gallia, M.D., Ph.D.

Gallia, Gary Louis, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Associate Professor of Oncology
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Director of the Neurosurgery Skull Base Center
Director of Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
Director of the Pituitary Center
 
Photo of Dr. Judy Huang, M.D.

Huang, Judy, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery
Vice Chair of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Director, Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Director of Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Director, Neurosurgery Residency Program
Director, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery Fellowship Program
Co-Director, Multidisciplinary Adult Cranioplasty Center
Co-Director, Chiari Center
 
Photo of Dr. Michael Lim, M.D.

Lim, Michael, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Professor of Oncology
Professor of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences
Director of Brain Tumor Immunotherapy
Director of the Metastatic Brain Tumor Center
Director of the Johns Hopkins Trigeminal Neuralgia Center
 
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Lin, Shih-Chun, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Division Chief of Johns Hopkins Neurosurgery, National Capital Region
 
Photo of Dr. Debraj Mukherjee, M.D., M.P.H.

Mukherjee, Debraj, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
 
Photo of Dr. Rafael Jesus Tamargo, M.D.

Tamargo, Rafael Jesus, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery
Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Walter E. Dandy Professor of Neurosurgery
Director, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
Neurosurgical Co-Director, Neurosciences Critical Care Unit
Vice-Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery
 
Photo of Dr. Jon David Weingart, M.D.

Weingart, Jon David, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery
Professor of Oncology
Director, Neurosurgical Operating Room
 

Neurologists

Photo of Dr. Jaishri O'Neill Blakeley, M.D.

Blakeley, Jaishri O'Neill, M.D.

Professor of Neurology
Professor of Neurosurgery
Professor of Oncology
Director, The Johns Hopkins Comprehensive Neurofibromatosis Center
 
Photo of Dr. John Joseph Laterra, M.D., Ph.D.

Laterra, John Joseph, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Neurology
Professor of Neuroscience
Professor of Oncology
Co-Director, Brain Cancer Program, Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Director, Division of Neuro-Oncology
 

 

Oncologists

Photo of Dr. Stuart Grossman, M.D.

Grossman, Stuart, M.D.

Professor of Oncology
Professor of Medicine
Professor of Neurosurgery
Co-Director, Brain Cancer Research Program, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
 
Photo of Dr. Matthias Holdhoff, M.D., Ph.D.

Holdhoff, Matthias, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Oncology
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Joint Appointment in Medicine
 

Nurses and Physician Assistants

Deanna Glass-Macenka

Glass-Macenka, Deanna, R.N., B.S.N., C.N.R.N.

Brain Tumor Program Coordinator