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Brain Tumor Treatment Centers

Piedmont Healthcare

Piedmont Brain Tumor Center

2001 Peachtree Street Northeast, Atlanta, Georgia, 30309, United States

Phone number:

404-605-2050

Street address:

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Website:

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Additional Information:

Data for this institution collected in 2019.

Accreditations:

  • National Cancer Institute Designation: No
  • Nurse Magnet Status: No
  • Academic Affiliation: none

Number of Full-Time Physicians:

Number of full-time physicians in this treatment program who dedicate at least 40% of their clinical practice to the treatment of adult patients diagnosed with brain and/or spine tumors:
  • 4 Neuro-oncologists or Medical Oncologists specializing in brain/spine tumors
  • 3 Brain Neurosurgeons
  • 2 Spine Neurosurgeons
  • 6 Radiation Oncologists
  • 2 Neuropathologists

Number of Adult Patients Treated for Brain and/or Spine Tumors Annually:

  • >200 Primary tumor patients
  • >350 Metastatic (Secondary) tumor patients

Number of Adult Patients Treated with Surgery Annually:

  • >200 Primary brain tumor patients
  • >200 Metastatic (Secondary) brain tumor patients
  • >50 Primary spine tumor patients
  • >50 Metastatic (Secondary) spine tumor patients
  • >100 Skull base tumor patients

Specialized Treatments and Technologies Available:

Identifies whether the following treatment options are offered either at this institution or at an affiliated center.

Available:

Drug:

    Imaging Treatments and Technologies:

    • MRI Spectroscopy
    • MRI Tractography

    Other:

      Radiation Treatments and Technologies:

      • 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy (3D-CRT)
      • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
      • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

      Surgical Treatments and Technologies:

      • Awake Craniotomy
      • Brain Mapping
      • Endoscopic Surgery
      • Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy (LITT)
      • Minimally Invasive Surgery

      Other:

      • Gleolan intra-operative liquid imaging
      • Intra-operative technologies
      • Stereotactic radiosurgery: LINAC and Gamma Knife platforms
      • GammaTile

      Clinical Trials:

      Investigational treatments (or other interventions) available for the categories below:
      • Low Grade Glioma
      • Meningioma
      • Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma
      • Other Malignant Glioma
      • Recurrent Glioblastoma

      Other:

      • Primary and metastatic spine tumors
      • Trials related to symptoms and qualify of life

      Support Services Available:

      Identifies whether the following clinical and non-clinical support services are offered either at this institution or at an affiliated center.

      Available:

      • Advanced practice nurse
      • Brain tumor board
      • Brain tumor support group
      • Caregiver support services
      • Discounted lodging
      • Financial aid services
      • Inpatient/Outpatient rehabilitation
      • Molecular testing
      • Neurological Intensive Care Unit (Neuro ICU)
      • Neuropsychological evaluation and/or cognitive rehabilitation
      • Oncology social worker
      • Palliative care
      • Survivorship services
      • Transportation services

      Other:

      • Clinics
      • Wellness services
      • Education
      • Case management
      • Genetic counseling
      • Massage
      • Neuro-intensivists
      • Clinical trial coordinators
      • Therapists with specialization/accreditation in neuro-therapy

      Last updated April 7, 2022