Brain and Spine Cancer

    Overview

    Neuro-oncology is the diagnosis and treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors. Neuro-oncologists also treat patients with neurological complications stemming from other types of cancer, or the neurological side effects that occur as a result of the drugs used to treat cancer.

    If you are a patient and would like to enroll in a clinical trial, click here.

    Our doctors

    Provider

    Jeffrey Cozzens, MD

    Chair, Division of Neurosurgery Neurosurgery, Cancer Care
    751 N. Rutledge St. Suite 3100 Springfield, IL 62702

    Why SIU

    Continually learning

    With a focus on continual improvement, our doctors take the time to research, study and innovate to provide the latest treatments for our patients.

    Patient-first experience

    Our care ranges from primary care physicians to specialists and sub-specialists who have advanced training. We're here for you when you need us.

    Breakthrough technology

    Continually teaching the next generation of doctors, our physicians use the latest developments in procedures and technologies for our patients.