Think Brain Tumor
Minimally invasive, more effective treatments
When it comes to restoring quality of life, experience matters. Our surgeons have helped lead the way world-wide in advancing safe and effective keyhole and endoscopic brain tumor removal. ”Minimally invasive” is here today, every day at PNI. Ask our patients.
Clinical Trials & Novel Approaches
Our neuro-oncologists are at the forefront of applying brain tumor genomics to developing personalized treatments, including the evaluation of clinical trial eligibility. We provide targeted therapies and advanced treatment options patients may not have elsewhere.
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There’s Always Time For a Second Opinion
If you or someone you care for have been recently diagnosed with a brain or skull base tumor (benign or malignant) there’s time for you to get another viewpoint. We’ll provide a rapid review of your medical records and imaging and give you our unique perspective on the optimal treatment pathway.
Get a Second Opinion
If you live in the United States outside Greater Los Angeles or are living abroad, our physicians can promptly review your imaging studies and other tests, and provide a recommendation on treatment options.Get a Second Opinion
Pacific Brain Tumor Center News, Healthy Living and Education
PNI Physicians Receive Best Doctor 2021 Awards
Best Doctors has awarded five Pacific Neuroscience Institute (PNI) physicians with the Best Doctor 2021 Award. The award, which is determined by the impartial peer-review selection process of thousands of leading specialists across the country, delivers a comprehensive evaluation of the brightest minds in medicine…
Targeted Treatment for Patients With Inoperable Brain Tumors
The Brain Tumor Center’s neuro-oncology team at Pacific Neuroscience Institute (PNI) recently published a paper identifying the success of customized treatment plans for patients with inoperable tumors, many of whom have limited treatment options. The paper, co-authored by PNI’s expert research team of Dr. Jose…
Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica Named among Top 50 Hospitals in the United States for Neurology and Neurosurgery
U.S. News & World Report highlights quality, specialty care Providence Southern California hospitals and affiliates received more than 100 honors from the U.S. News & World Report, which released its Best Hospital ratings in July 2021. The report, which reviews hospital performance in adult, pediatric,…
How Medicine Can Precisely Reach Its Destination
On a pre-pandemic flight from Los Angeles to Boston, I marveled at the ability of a plane to journey from a very specific location in one city to another specific spot thousands of miles away. I stepped in the plane at a particular gate in…