Specialists and Care Centers

Specialists and Care Centers for Glioblastoma

From diagnosis and treatment to support for patients and families, Northwestern Medicine offers comprehensive services for every type of brain tumor, including glioblastoma. Specializing in the treatment of challenging conditions, our doctors and surgeons are among the world’s leading experts. When options are limited, our experienced team is often able to offer innovative therapies and novel treatments. Our services also include brain tumor clinical trials. Clinical trials give you access to treatments that are not yet widely available.

We have one of the largest neuro-oncology teams in the country, which includes world renowned experts through the Lou and Jean Malnati Brain Institute of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. We also have expert pathologists. They can make sure you get an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan.

Our team of specialists includes:

  • Neurosurgeons
  • Neuro-oncologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Neuropathologists
  • Neuroradiologists
  • Advanced practice nurses (APNs)
  • Physician assistants (PAs)
  • Neuro-oncology dedicated social workers
  • Registered nurses (RNs)
  • Cancer focused dietitians
  • Cancer genetics counselors
  • Financial counselors

Getting a Second Opinion

If you have been diagnosed with a brain tumor, you should get a second opinion from another specialist. Download our second opinion guide. It can help you learn more about treatment for your brain tumor.

If you have a general question about brain tumors, click here. One of our experts will get back to you within 48 hours.

Glioblastoma Care in Spanish

Explore brain tumor treatment options in Spanish. We want to make sure you understand your diagnosis and treatment options.Acceder al conenido en Español.