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

We provide exceptional, compassionate care and support to patients and families throughout treatment.

If you are seeking answers, still exploring your options or would like a second opinion, you can get started by following the steps below. 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 is here at every point along the way to make sure you receive the best possible treatment in a caring, responsive environment.


Meet our experts.

Get to know the multidisciplinary team of care providers who will be working together to manage all aspects of your care at the Malnati Brain Tumor Institute. Find their contact information, browse their profiles and more.

Meet our experts


Make an appointment.

The Malnati Brain Tumor Insititute is located in the Galter Pavilion, 675 N. St. Clair, Chicago, on the 21st floor. Visit the Lurie Cancer Center's Locations page for directions, parking information and a campus map.

To make an appointment, call us at 866-LURIE-CC or 312-695-0990.

Before your first appointment, you may be asked to send or to bring with you:

  • Copies of your written medical records so our physicians have your complete medical history
  • Pathology slides and reports
  • Copies of any MRIs or CT scans (request these from the imaging department where they were taken)
  • List of current medications.

Spanish-speaking patients can contact the Northwestern Medicine Hispanic Brain and Spine Tumor Program, led by Adam Sonabend, MD. Spanish is Sonabend’s native language.


Explore our clinical trials.

Our scientists are constantly working on new ways to extend the length and quality of life for brain tumor patients with the ultimate goal to cure brain tumors. Visit our Clinical Trials page for more information.

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Benefit from our support services.

The Malnati Brain Tumor Institute will help you find the support services tailored to your needs and can help connect you with people who understand.

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