Diagnosis and treatment

The neurosurgery team diagnose and treat a number of types of condition.

Neuro-oncology covers the diagnosis and treatment of brain tumours. These can be primary tumourssecondary tumours or meningiomas.

Procedures carried out include scans and biopsies for diagnosis, and craniotomies or drug treatment.

If you have or are suspected of having a brain tumour, the Wessex neuro-oncology multi-disciplinary team will meet to discuss the best course of treatment for you.