Brain Tumor Newport Beach & Orange County, CA
Robert Louis, MD, Fellowship-Trained Brain Surgeon Specializes in Brain Tumor Surgery in Orange County, California
Robert Louis, MD specializes in minimally invasive Brain Tumor Surgery in Orange County, California. Dr. Louis, a fellowship-trained Orange County Neurosurgeon, is the Director of the Skull Base and Pituitary Tumor Program at Hoag Memorial Hospital in Orange County, California. He has particular expertise in the endoscopic and minimally invasive treatment of benign and malignant brain tumors, sellar and parasellar tumors, and skull base tumors. Through the use of cutting-edge neuroimaging and neuro-navigational equipment, Dr. Louis utilizes the concept of keyhole neurosurgery, which minimizes the damage to vascular and soft tissues surrounding the brain.
Dr. Louis believes that most brain and skull base tumors can be resected through small openings or by utilizing naturally occurring orifices using. This approach has been demonstrated to decrease lowers post-operative risks and pain, minimize neurologic complications and shorten the length of hospitalization, resulting in better outcomes for his patients. Minimally invasive Brain Tumor Surgeries are performed using computer-assisted tools for more accuracy in removing tumors.