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Pituitary Region Tumors

The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center brings the expertise of an interdisciplinary team to every patient we treat. And we treat every type of cancer. That means your treatment plan is personalized for you and coordinated by our team of cancer doctors and experts that specialize in pituitary region tumors. Here, you will benefit from the latest surgical techniques and radiation oncology treatments; access to clinical trials working to discover new, safe, and effective treatments; and targeted therapies backed by our precision medicine program. Find comfort and confidence in knowing your cancer care is comprehensive and cutting-edge.

A treatment and care plan made specifically for you

The ONLY NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Alabama

The most advanced diagnostic, imaging, and treatment techniques available

The only multidisciplinary pituitary disorders clinic in Alabama

The O’Neal Difference

The UAB Pituitary Disorders Clinic

Experts from a wide range of specialties related to pituitary disorders collaborate on treatment plans specific to you.

Multidisciplinary Endocrine Tumor Clinic

Comprehensive, streamlined care for patients with endocrine tumors, such as thyroid cancer, hyperparathyroidism, multiple endocrine neoplasias (MENs), and functional adrenal tumors

National Brain Tumor Clinical Cooperative Group

One of two groups supported by the National Cancer Institute to study new, experimental treatments for patients with malignant brain tumors

Targeted Proton Therapy

Home to the first proton therapy facility in Alabama; proton therapy uses more precise dosages to attack tumors.

Cancer Patient Navigators

Specialists help guide you through all aspects of your cancer journey.

Supportive Care and Survivorship programs

We help you through every stage of your treatment, caring for all aspects of your physical, emotional, and spiritual health.

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Find a Clinical Trial

Search for clinical trials and talk to your doctor about participating

Two Doctors Performing Surgery

Surgery on man’s pituitary tumor ends debilitating migraines

Christopher Sheheane had debilitating headaches caused by a pituitary tumor producing excessive growth hormone. Specialists at the Pituitary Disorders Clinic performed an endonasal surgical removal, after which his headaches and the health hazard causing them were gone.

Your Team of Pituitary Region Tumor Experts

The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center team believes that there’s a lot more to fighting cancer than just getting rid of cancer cells through treatment. We believe that comprehensive, holistic cancer care includes other aspects of your life that may have an impact on your overall well-being. After all, cancer changes everything. At UAB, you have a personalized team to support you.

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