The neurosurgeons at UPMC Neurosurgery in Central Pa. improve and save lives by performing advanced procedures to treat brain tumors.
Our experts use leading-edge technology and techniques to treat cancerous and noncancerous brain tumors, including:
A brain tumor occurs when a collection of abnormal cells forms in your brain or other nearby areas. There are many different types of brain tumors that can occur in different parts of your brain. Brain tumors may be cancerous (malignant) or noncancerous (benign).
Our specialists diagnose and treat all types of brain tumors and related conditions, including:
Brain tumors can cause different symptoms depending on where they are located, how large they are, and how quickly they are growing. Signs of a brain tumor may include:
The cause of primary brain tumors isn’t always clear, but secondary or metastatic brain tumors occur when cancer from another part of your body spreads to your brain. Other risk factors for brain tumors include exposure to radiation — usually during cancer treatment — and a family history of brain tumors or certain genetic conditions.
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Welcome to UPMC Neurological Institute, located in Alexander Spring FamilyCare in Carlisle, PA just minutes away from UPMC Carlisle. Our experienced neurosurgeons treat surgical conditions that affect the brain, spine and select peripheral nerves. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality neurosurgical care.
Located at UPMC Outpatient Services
Formerly known as Bloom Outpatient Center
Medical Office Building 2
2005 Technology Pkwy.
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
Thistle Hill Professional Center
2030 Thistle Hill Dr.
Spring Grove, PA 17362
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