Alyx B. Porter

Neurology

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Alyx B. Porter, MD, FAAN, is a neurologist with subspecialty certification in neuro-oncology. Her clinical focus is in benign and malignant tumors of the brain and spinal cord, brain metastases and neurological complications of systemic cancer. Her research interests include improving the quality of life for patients with glioma and brain metastases, as well as furthering the understanding of gliomagenesis and recurrence patterns. She is the co-author of “Navigating Life with a Brain Tumor, ” a guide for patients and their loved ones to make the various aspects of brain tumor care more manageable. Dr. Porter also created a support group for Mayo Clinic patients and caregivers with similar goals.

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