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Brain Watch Event - Twitter Highlights

Bringing science education to life, Providence School Outreach Program hosted more than 125 Portland-area high school students to watch a live “Brain Watch” surgery as Dr. Vivek Deshmukh, neurosurgeon with Providence Brain and Spine Institute, clamped a brain aneurysm in a 4-hour operation.

Providence offers the most advanced care for brain tumors

Learn about the warning signs and treatment options for brain tumors.

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Brain tumor types

We specialize in treating a large variety of tumors.

Endoscopic approaches to the skull base

Today, nearly everything at the skull base can be approached endoscopically through the nose and sinuses.

In Practice: Profiles of Providence physicians

Patients know them as doctors. Physicians know them as colleagues.Through our ongoing series, we see these Providence providers in another light.

Providence Endoscopic Pituitary and Skull Base Tumor Center

Our surgeons are have been at the forefront in the Pacific Northwest in developing multidisciplinary, minimally invasive endoscopic approaches to skull base lesions. Compared to standard neurosurgical approaches, these techniques lead to shorter hospitalizations, faster recoveries and improved outcomes.

The surgical advantages of intraoperative MRI

New technology integrates the state-of-the-art neurosurgical operating room with advanced neuroimaging.

Case study - A pituitary tumor recurs

Treatment challenges and minimally invasive surgical resection of a recurrent pituitary macroadenoma.

Clinical publications

Learn clinical best practices and the latest advances in techniques, treatments, technology and research. Newsletter articles are reviewed by physician editorial boards and are written by Providence specialists in brain, spine, cancer, orthopedics, and heart and vascular medicine.

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American Brain Tumor Association

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) provides critical funding to researchers working toward breakthroughs in brain tumor diagnosis, treatment and care, with the ultimate goal of finding a cure. 

National Brain Tumor Society

National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) is a leader in the brain tumor community, bringing together the best of research and patient services to be a comprehensive resource for patients, families, caregivers, researchers, and medical professionals

CBTRUS – brain tumor outcomes data

CBTRUS – brain tumor outcomes data