Treating Brain Tumors at Medical Center at Augusta University 
Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia

The Neuroscience Center in Augusta, GA. provides state-of-the-art neurosurgery and neurology care for adults and children with brain tumors or spinal column or neurological complications of cancer.  Brain tumor patients are seen quickly and treated by a skilled and experienced neurosurgeon who works closely with oncologists in the The Georgia Cancer Center.

Medical Center at Augusta University’s Brain Tumor Services Include:

  • Advanced diagnostic equipment, including CT scans, MRIs, PET scans, single photon computed tomography (SPECT) and stereotactic (minimally invasive surgical) biopsy, to diagnose tumors in hard-to-reach areas of the brain
  • Responsive, coordinated care by neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, radiation oncologists and other caregivers
  • Traditional surgery as well as minimally invasive stereotactic surgery for operable brain tumors, including endoscopic surgery (performed with the help of a camera)
  • Multidisciplinary Skull Base Tumor Center
  • Noninvasive Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for operable and inoperable tumors
  • Staged therapy that combines traditional or stereotactic surgery with Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Access to clinical trials, including phase 1 trials not available at other area hospitals
  • Academic Medical Center based ongoing research
  • All the resources of the The Georgia Cancer Center and medical staff

Meet Our Neurosurgeon Specialists

  • Cargill H. Alleyne, Jr., MD
  • Cole A. Giller, MD, PhD
  • S. Dion Macomson, MD
  • John R. Vender, MD

Request an online appointment now or call (706) 721-2273 (CARE) or toll free at 800-736-CARE (2273) to speak to a member of our brain tumor and neurosurgery team.