Neurosurgery Saved Me From Going Blind

2021-06-30T12:05:48-04:00

Basil Figliano, an electrician from Bridgewater, New Jersey, had perfect vision his entire life. In fact, he went for his first ophthalmologist appointment at the age of 56. Over the next few months, Basil felt his vision getting drastically worse.

Neurosurgery Saved Me From Going Blind2021-06-30T12:05:48-04:00

Local Dad’s Journey to Survive

2021-06-10T13:47:59-04:00

Chatham resident Mark Boyland went from brain tumor-induced seizures to white water sports in seven weeks.

Local Dad’s Journey to Survive2021-06-10T13:47:59-04:00

Former Marine Battles Brain Cancer with Life-Saving Tumor Treatment

2021-04-23T12:19:14-04:00

Ray Aponte braved the harrowing experiences of war. Yet, he was never more terrified than when he learned he had a malignant brain tumor – one that, if he survived, would threaten his ability to talk or move for the rest of his life. See how Ray’s awake brain surgery and personalized targeted drug treatments are enabling him to live his life to the fullest.

Former Marine Battles Brain Cancer with Life-Saving Tumor Treatment2021-04-23T12:19:14-04:00

Glioblastoma: Is One of Our Current Clinical Trials Right for You?

2021-04-18T19:28:31-04:00

At the Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center, two clinical trials to evaluate the potential role of immunotherapy – specifically immune checkpoint inhibitors – in patients with glioblastoma are currently underway.

Glioblastoma: Is One of Our Current Clinical Trials Right for You?2021-04-18T19:28:31-04:00

Combining the Best in Medical and Non-Medical Care

2021-04-19T09:46:38-04:00

At the Glasser Brain Tumor Center, our multidisciplinary team – including our social work navigator – work closely with patients and their families, providing appointment scheduling, referrals and other support as well as the counseling that enables emotional and mental wellbeing.

Combining the Best in Medical and Non-Medical Care2021-04-19T09:46:38-04:00

Revolutionizing the Removal of Complex Glioma Tumors

2021-03-24T13:42:31-04:00

Removing gliomas as safely and completely as possible requires years of experience and a deep understanding of the brain’s three-dimensional anatomy and functional relationships. Today, this expertise is supported by technological advances that enable more precise, less-invasive tumor removal.

Revolutionizing the Removal of Complex Glioma Tumors2021-03-24T13:42:31-04:00

Dealing with the Side Effects of Chemotherapy

2021-04-19T09:44:40-04:00

Chemotherapy … with all of its wondrous outcomes … can cause many side effects. What’s the best way to combat them? A combination of medical and holistic approaches can be very effective in relieving nausea, constipation, fatigue and low blood cell counts.

Dealing with the Side Effects of Chemotherapy2021-04-19T09:44:40-04:00
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