When you have a brain tumor, getting a second opinion makes sense. Confirming your diagnosis and understanding all your treatment options is routine. Don't feel worried about going to another doctor. When you get a second opinion for a brain tumor at UVA, you connect with experts who'll give you the information you need to move forward with confidence.
Option 1: Get a Second Opinion for a Brain Tumor in Person
Call us to make an appointment. Let us know that you want a second opinion.
We can usually able to schedule second opinion appointments within one week.
See maps, directions, and what to bring with you to the Neuro-Oncology Clinic.
Option 2: Get it in Writing
Can't travel to Charlottesville? We can review your medical information and provide a written second opinion. We will provide a written consultation within 5 business days of getting your information.
Request a written second opinion by sending us this cover letter (PDF).
Get answers to your questions about how to get a second opinion.