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Dr. Armond Levy

Neurosurgeon

Dr. Armond Levy is a top Neurosurgeon in St. Louis, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Armond Levy is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Armond Levy is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Armond Levy is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In St. Louis, Missouri, Dr. Armond Levy is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Armond Levy
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Accepting new patients

Are all brain tumors removable?

Unfortunately, no, not all brain tumors can be removed, either because they infiltrate the normal brain tissue, or because of their location.

Is it possible to lose your ability to talk after neurosurgery?

Yes, it can happen, depending upon where the surgery is occurring. It does not happen often.

Is an MRI of the brain safe for children?

MRI is safe for children, as it does not consist of radiation.

Does a tumor always need surgery to be removed?

Sorry about your brother. There are many kinds of brain tumors. Some require surgery, some (not most) might shrink or stabilize with various kinds of radiation or drugs, and some READ MORE
Sorry about your brother. There are many kinds of brain tumors. Some require surgery, some (not most) might shrink or stabilize with various kinds of radiation or drugs, and some can be followed carefully with CT or MRI.

Hope this helps a little,

Ari Levy, MD