CU Neurosurgery Brain Tumor Program Doctors

Adult Brain Tumor Program Co-Directors

Assistant Professor
Co-Director, Brain Tumor Program
Department of Neurosurgery
Denise Damek, M.D. 
Associate Professor
Co-Director, Brian Tumor Program
Department of Neurology

Neuro-Oncologists

Denise Damek, M.D. 
Associate Professor
Co-Director, Brian Tumor Program
Department of Neurology
Douglas Ney, M.D.  
Associate Professor
Department of Neurology

Neurosurgery

Kevin O. Lillehei, M.D.
Professor and Ogsbury-Kindt Chair
Department of Neurosurgery
A. Samy Youssef, M.D., PhD.
Professor
Director, Skull Base Surgery
Department of Neurosurgery
D. Ryan Ormond, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Co-Director, Brain Tumor Program
Department of Neurosurgery
Robert Breeze, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Neurosurgery

Neurosurgical Oncology Advanced Practice Providers

Colin Catel, MS, PA-C 
Instructor
Department of Neurosurgery
Marci Klaassen, ACNP ​
Instructor
Department of Neurosurgery

Neuropsychologists

Brianne Bettcher, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
Christopher Domen, Ph.D.
Instructor
Department of Neurosurgery
Michael R. Greher, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Director of Neuropsychology
Department of Neurosurgery
Brian D Hoyt, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
Thomas Wodushek, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery

Neuropathology

Bette Kleinschmidt-DeMasters, M.D.
Professor and Head of Neuropathology
Department of Pathology 
Brian Moore, M.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Pathology

Neuro-Radiologists

Jody Tanabe, M.D. 
Professor
Department of Radiology-Neuroradiology
Justin Honce, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology-Neuroradiology
Manuel Thomas Borges, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology-Neuroradiology
Eric Nyberg, M.D. ​ 
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology-Neuroradiology
Ashesh Thaker, MD​
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology
Neuroradiology
Lidia Nagae, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology-Neuroradiology

Radiation Oncology

Brian Kavanagh, M.D. 
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Radiation Oncology
Arthur K. Liu, M.D., PhD.
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
Sana Karam, M.D., PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
Chad Rusthoven, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology

Neurocritical Care

Robert Neumann, M.D.
Associate Professor 
Department of Neurosurgery
David Case, M.D.​
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
Luis Cava, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery