Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University
Lou and Jean Malnati Brain Tumor Institute

Uniting advanced research, expertise and treatments in the fight against brain and spinal cord tumors.

Watch Video

The Northwestern Medicine Lou and Jean Malnati Brain Tumor Institute of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University at Northwestern Memorial Hospital provides individualized, responsive and compassionate care.

Find a Doctor Make an Appointment

About The Institute

The Malnati Brain Tumor Institute is a nationally recognized leader in the fight against malignant, benign and metastatic brain tumors and spinal cord tumors, offering patients the most advanced clinical trial and treatment options available.

Read a Message from Our Directors

Getting Started

Symptoms & Diagnosis

Learn more about the symptoms commonly associated with brain tumors and how they can be diagnosed.

What You Need to Know

Types of Tumors

Find out more about the many types of brain tumors we treat.

Browse Tumor Types

Treatment Options

We consider many factors, including the tumor type, size, pathology, molecular profile and location, to determine the most effective course of treatment.

Explore Your Options

Our Team

Developing a comprehensive treatment plan and providing each patient with the best possible outcome is a team effort for our dedicated specialists.

Meet the Experts

Support Services

The Brain Tumor Support Group gives you the opportunity to connect with others who are going through a similar situation. Learn about the group and the many ways we can offer emotional, physical and practical support.

Find Support Services

Our Research

By working closely with our scientists, physicians are able to design clinical trials that translate laboratory discoveries into new and improved therapies.

Learn More about our Research Find a Clinical Trial


Back to top