What is the best treatment for brain tumors?

Tania B. Kaprealian, MD
Radiation Oncology
The treatment of brain tumors -- surgery, radiation and chemotherapy -- varies depending on the diagnosis, location and symptoms. The decision of which treatment modality or modalities (or perhaps all) is best is generally made with a multidisciplinary team from all specialties discussing the case and making the decision. 

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