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Brain Cancers/Brain Tumors Treatments

You have access to an advanced complement of technologies and treatment options for brain cancers and brain tumors through PinnacleHealth Cancer Center including the state-of-the-art CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System.

This variety of treatment options assures you can receive the most appropriate and effective care available without traveling far from home.

These advanced treatments have the advantage of providing faster results, minimizing the need for hospitalization and rehabilitation and even reducing side effects.

Your treatment may include a combination of these options:


Your surgical treatment is planned and performed by our highly skilled and experienced neurosurgeons using the most advanced technology available including the Stealth Station for 3D image guidance

Outpatient (no overnight stay) procedures are performed at PinnacleHealth’s Cumberland, Harrisburg and Community Campuses.

Surgeries requiring overnight hospital recovery time are performed at the Harrisburg and Community Campuses where we offer specialized care for cancer patients.

Surgical treatments may include:

  • Stereotactic biopsy
  • Tissue or tumor resection


You’ll have access to the most advanced radiation treatment tools in Central PA at PinnacleHealth Cancer Center, located within the Medical Sciences Pavilion on the Community Campus. Your treatments are carefully planned by our highly skilled neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists and physicists and delivered using premium technology in a nurturing center dedicated to your care.

Learn More: Radiation Oncolology

Chemotherapy/Hormonal therapy (medical oncology)

Your treatment and care is managed by our highly experienced medical oncologists who develop medical treatments targeted to your unique needs and delivered in a comfortable, healing center at the Medical Sciences Pavilion.

Learn More: Medical Oncology/Chemotherapy