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Best and Brightest: Treating Brain Tumors With Less Trauma

At the UC Neuroscience Institute, surgeons Lee Zimmer and Philip Theodosopoulos take a less invasive route to treat brain tumors—through your nose.

Philip Theodosopoulos: In terms of sinus surgery, even 10 years ago you couldn’t do most of what we do now. The old way involved opening the skull and sometimes breaking the jawbones to get to tumors.