Choosing Pacific Pituitary Disorders Center

If you, a family member or friend have been diagnosed with a pituitary tumor or related condition, our team of experts is here to help you understand your condition and determine an optimal treatment plan.

Conditions We Treat

We treat all types of pituitary adenomas, as well as craniopharyngiomas, Rathe’s cleft cysts, clival chordomas and related hormonal disorders with leading-edge technology and novel therapeutic approaches.

Treatment Options

While most symptomatic pituitary tumors warrant endonasal endoscopic removal, some can be treated with medical therapies.

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From the Blog

Vintage vs modern surgery.

Although classified as benign, craniopharyngiomas pose a great challenge. Find out why Dr. Harvey Cushing, father of modern neurosurgery, called these pituitary tumors “the most formidable of intracranial tumors.”

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About Pituitary Disorders Center

Pituitary tumors and related hormonal disorders are complex in their diagnosis and treatment and warrant a team approach of experienced specialists to achieve optimal outcomes. Center director and neurosurgeon, Dr. Daniel Kelly is among the most experienced pituitary surgeons in the world with over 1,600 patients treated. The minimally invasive, endoscopic endonasal route is the preferred surgical approach using the nostrils as natural corridors to remove pituitary adenomas, and many midline skull base & brain tumors.

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