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Central Nervous System Cancer

  Here at The James, we comprehensively treat patients suffering from a variety of Central Nervous System malignancies (Cancers and tumors that affect the brain and spinal cord) including: 

  • Glioblastoma multiforme
  • High grade glioma
  • Astrocytoma
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Low grade glioma
  • Optic glioma
  • Ependymoma
  • Choroid plexus tumors
  • Meningioma
  • Acoustic neuroma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Pituitary tumors
  • Pineal tumors
  • Metastatic brain lesions from other various cancers.




  The CNS team at the OSU Department of Radiation Oncology not only has the most cutting-edge, state of the art equipment but also internationally-acclaimed cancer experts, including Dr. Chakravarti and Dr. Xia.

  The department is also equipped with state of the art equipments such as Gamma Knife, Varian TrueBeam with Brainlab on-board imaging. Various investigator initiated trials as well as cooperative trials are open at the James for those who need personalized care for their specific diseases.