Patient Resources

When making an appointment, please have the following information handy:

  • Name of patient
  • Age
  • Diagnosis
  • Prior treatments

For your first appointment, please bring your actual MRI or CT films to show the doctor.

Weekly Brain Tumor Board

To provide a cohesive review of each patient's needs, doctors in all applicable specialties meet on a weekly basis to review the management of brain tumor patients. If you would like your story reviewed, please submit a brief clinical synopsis, all pertinent imaging studies, and reports for review to: Kathleen Maloney-Lutz, RN, MSN, Clinical Coordinator, Kathleen.Maloney-lutz@mountsinai.org. Call 212-241-6252 for more information.

Support Group

The Mount Sinai Comprehensive Brain Tumor Program offers monthly support groups for patients and their families. At these meetings we provide up-to-date treatment and diagnostic information and peer-to-peer support in a compassionate environment. Patients, families, and caregivers are invited to attend. Patients are welcome to share their experiences and gain information and insights on medical and emotional issues.

Please join us on the last Tuesday of each month from 11 AM – 12 PM, Guggenheim Pavilion 8 West, Room 180.

There is no charge for this activity; however, registration is required. Please contact Kathleen Maloney-Lutz, RN, MSN at 212-241-6252. Kathleen.maloney-lutz@mountsinai. For more information on the Brain Tumor Support Group, call 212-241-5052.


Contact Us

Comprehensive Brain Tumor Program
Tel: 212-241-9638
Fax: 212-831-3324

5 East 98th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10029

To speak with someone about open brain tumor clinical trials, please contact John Percival Pena, NP, at 212-241-6252.