Brain and spine cancer treatment and support

Neuro-oncology is a specialised cancer field focusing on brain and spine (backbone) tumours

Cancer Education
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We put you at the centre of everything we do, so we focus on understanding your individual condition. To do this, our brain and spine cancer doctors will find out where your tumour is and where it started (what type of cell). They will also find out if it is benign (non-cancerous) or malignant (cancerous). 

Enhancing your care 

We supply the most up-to-date tests and treatment for brain and spine tumours. 

Our brain and spine tumour specialists will work together with you. They will assess your tumour. They will then plan and deliver the most effective treatment for your condition. 

Your care plan will be tailored to treat your specific tumour and the needs most important to you. 

Brain and spine cancer treatment support

We focus on all aspects of your health and wellbeing. Our neuro-oncology experts will support you. They will also guide you to the best information and managed care. 

Our specialist nurses can refer you to our: 

Living with brain and spine cancer

We know how hard cancer and treatment can be. They can disrupt and change your lifestyle and that of your loved ones. During this time, it is common to struggle with ongoing concerns about cancer and therapy. There are many expert groups available. They can supply more information and support you through this time. They include the following: 

Patient and carer resources 

More information is available about brain and spinal cord cancers, and their treatment. This includes the support available for patients and their families. Download these booklets: 

Related pages

See the following pages for related information: