Skull Base Center
Tumors at the base of the skull make treatment highly complex. Hard to reach, these challenging tumors affect several areas of the body, from brain function and balance to speaking and swallowing. Home to the world’s foremost pituitary program, UVA offers the kind of world-class expertise skull base tumors require.
Skull Base Specialists: The Best Possible Care
Treating these delicate tumors may require surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy or all of the above. That's why our expert team includes specialists in:
- Head and neck surgery
- Sinus and skull base surgery
- Ear disorders (otology/neurotology)
- Pituitary disorders (endocrinology)
- Radiation oncology
The team meets regularly to discuss your individualized treatment plan and ensure you’re getting the best possible care. We also have a dedicated nurse practitioner who will work with you to manage multiple appointments and tests.
Take a look at the range of conditions we treat.