Skull Base Institute

Patient Resources

Surgical Candidates

Adults with skull base tumors including:
pituitary tumors, meningiomas, craniopharyngiomas, acoustic neuromas, chordomas, schwannomas, angiofibromas, esthesioneuroblastomas, pineal tumors and all benign and malignant brain, or head and neck tumors that extend to and through the skull base.

Adults with:
facial, vestibular and acoustic nerve disorders, such as trigeminal neuralgia, facial palsy, hemifacial spasm, vertigo and sensorineural hearing loss; aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations (AVMs); paragangliomas and vascular lesions requiring microvascular expertise.

Infants or children with:
congenital craniofacial deformities, such as craniosynostoses, hypertelorism, Apert’s syndrome, Crouzon’s syndrome and Pfeiffer’s syndrome.

Children and adults with:
complex skull base trauma, including intra/extracranial facial fractures and temporal bone fractures.