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American Family Children's Hospital

The UW Health Brain Tumor Center in Madison, Wisconsin provides comprehensive treatment for patients with brain tumors. Working in concert with the UW Carbone Cancer Center, our multidisciplinary team sees more than 1,200 brain tumor patients annually with common as well as rare brain cancers.


The Carbone Cancer Center is Wisconsin’s only National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) designated Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Contact the UW Health Brain Tumor program and the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center


Betty Lencer and her artwork

Betty's Art


When Betty Lencer comes in for her regular appointments with neurosurgeon Dr. Robert Dempsey, he gets a visual update on the direction of her abstract expressionist paintings. Read more about Betty's Art

UW Health brain tumor surgery: Two surgeons in surgery



UW Health neurosurgeons provide comprehensive surgical care, including:

Learn more about our Neurosurgery program

UW Health Brain Tumor Center imaging services: Imaging suite



The Brain Tumor Center's imaging services include:

Learn about the UW Carbone Cancer Center Advances Newsletter from UW Paul P. Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center