link to RWJMS home page
radion oncology banner image
Banner Image Here

Radiation Therapy Options for Brain Tumors

People with brain tumors should discuss treatment options with several cancer specialists, including a radiation oncologist. A radiation oncologist is a doctor who will help you understand the types of radiation therapy available to treat your tumor. Conventional radiation therapy treatment options for brain tumors include:

  • External beam radiation therapy.
  • Brachytherapy or internal radiation therapy.