Brain and Spinal Tumor Treatment at Nuvance Health: Why Choose Us?
Nuvance Health is one of the only programs in New York’s Hudson Valley and Western Connecticut to apply a team approach to brain and spinal tumors (neuro-oncology). The team includes doctors, many with decades of experience, who trained at some of the nation’s leading cancer programs. Highlights of our program include:
Your treatments reflect the recommendations of multiple cancer specialists. Neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists and others plan the right therapies for your needs. We meet regularly, making it possible to adjust plans whenever necessary and move care forward.
Access to state-of-the-art care options previously only available at the nation’s top academic and spinal tumor programs. Our services include targeted therapies, sophisticated surgical options and focused radiation therapy.
We use genomic testing to check the tumor for specific cell changes (mutations). This information helps us determine whether you might benefit from targeted therapy. You receive specific drugs to slow tumor growth. Find out more about chemotherapy and other medical oncology.