Brain and Spinal Tumors

Patients across the nation, and worldwide, come to the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center for truly individualized care.

Recognized by the National Cancer Institute as a designated comprehensive cancer center, we provide access to specialists in every discipline, offering the kind of in-depth expertise only possible at a major academic medical institution.  Our physicians are global leaders in innovative technologies, genetics, clinical trials and "bench to bedside" research, allowing us to offer the most advanced therapies for the treatment of brain and spinal tumors. 

The mutli-disciplinary HICCC team includes neurosurgeons, neuro-oncologists, radiation oncologists, neuro-pathologists, and other specialists. Together, these members of each patient’s team develop the most effective plan of care for each patient while also considering the patient’s unique desires and needs.