Pituitary Region Tumors
The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center brings the expertise of an interdisciplinary team to every patient we treat. That means your treatment plan is personalized for you and coordinated by our team of 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.
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.
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.
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Programs & Services
- Brain Tumors and Spinal Cord Cancer
- Primary CNS Lymphoma
- Endocrine Cancers
Treatments & Procedures
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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